zero day exploits

How Enterprise IT Would Gain From Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence (A.I) is touching lives in the most intimate of manners and seems to be playing a vital role in creating a new and better world for us human beings. The news that Apple recently brought a Seattle-based A.I…

pc security

Stealing Data from Locked PCs Possible Using USB Device

This should come as a surprise, a mild or perhaps not-so-mild shock, to those many people who lock their computer screens while temporarily moving away. Well, your system, your data is not secure when you do so. It’s just a…

ransomware

Ransomware That Strikes Posing As Windows Update

Fantom, a new ransomware discovered recently, strikes disguised as a legitimate Microsoft Windows update. Thus it tricks users into downloading it, thereby paving the way for data breach… Malware researcher Jakub Kroustek of security firm AVG has discovered this rather…

ddos

When DDoS Attacks, Botnets Play Mischief

DDoS attacks (Distributed Denial of Service attacks) and the data breaches that accompany such attacks are of serious consequence; these constitute the major share of cyber-attacks that happen and the consequences are mostly very devastating too. Such DDoS attacks are…