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…

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…

Ransomware Attacks

Michael C.Burgess Says Ransomware Criminals Should Be “Shot at Sunrise”

US politician and Texas Representative Michael C.Burgess has voiced a very strong opinion regarding the issue of malware attacks when he said that Ransomware perpetrators…

Best SSL Certificate

Comodo’s Market Leadership as the Number One Global Digital Certificate Authority Continues

Today, the Comodo organization announced that for the ninth consecutive month, Comodo has increased its market share leadership position as the number one digital certificate…

Boost Your MSP Revenue by Becoming an MSSP

You work in IT services, so you are well aware that the demand for security, especially among small- and mid-sized businesses, is rising in correlation…

Youtube Tips

7 Smart Tricks to Make the Most of YouTube

YouTube is the world’s second largest search engine for a good reaon. From viewing all the latest viral videos to finding workout tutorials, from streaming…

Amazon Leads Malware Hosts and Getting Worse

Fake Website Imitates Westpac Banking Corporation for Phishing

From: WBC <info@wbc.com> Subject: 1 new Payment! Email content: The link “Click here to Sign In Westpac Online Banking” opens the web page: http://stokki.pl/wp-content/themes/twentyfourteen/genericons/web.php. Stokki.pl…

cybersecurity

Beware Ad Attacks: Malvertising is Booming

Remember when online security meant avoiding those sites on the wrong side of the tracks? No more. Malvertising is booming—not only in the number of…

Twitter Scams

Twitter Direct Message Phishing Scams Continue

Phishing scams are continuing to plague Twitter users, now through the platform’s Direct Message (DM) feature. As many people know, with the DM feature, users…

Study: Health Related Web Sites Leak Your Personal Data

Health related information is very personal, which makes it prized by businesses and by cyber criminals. A study conducted by Timothy Libert, a doctoral student…

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