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Is AI the Future of Cybersecurity?
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August 2019
Is AI the Future of Cybersecurity?

The Merge of AI & Cybersecurity   Cybersecurity threats are a growing concern nowadays. Hackers are quick to evolve with the everchanging world of technology and test the limits. With the popularity of artificial intelligence (AI), it’s natural to ask the following question. Will AI play a role in new wave cybersecurity efforts?  Cybersecurity Today   Every […]

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10 Ways to Avoid Social Engineering
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August 2019
10 Ways to Avoid Social Engineering

Is your Business a Prime Candidate for Social Engineering?   There are plenty of things you can do to avoid social engineering attacks; you just need to be educated. In today’s social media-centric world, social engineering has become a concern in the workplace. Information is out there are hackers are using it to their advantage to […]

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Must Know Phishing Attack Prevention Tips
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June 2019
Must Know Phishing Attack Prevention Tips

With the professional use of personal devices, social media, and mobile connectivity on the rise, your data is at more risk now than ever before of being bested by a phishing attack.  In fact, a recent Better Business Bureau study indicates that the odds of a cyber-attack could be as high as 1 in 4 for businesses of less […]

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Mobile Cybersecurity – Why It Matters
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May 2019
Mobile Cybersecurity – Why It Matters

If you aren’t worried about mobile security threats, then you haven’t been paying attention.   The Pew Research Center reports that a whopping 95% of all Americans now own a cellphone – 77% of which are smartphones. In fact, the same study concludes that just over half of U.S. adults also own some kind of tablet computer.   Thus, whether it be via email […]

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The Latest Fujitsu Keystroke Tracking Bug
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March 2019
The Latest Fujitsu Keystroke Tracking Bug

In case you’re unfamiliar, Fujitsu is a popular wireless keyboard. Recently, researchers discovered a keyboard bug that can perform keystroke tracking from 150 ft away. These findings were unveiled with a computer system running with a Fujitsu Wireless Keyboard Set LX901.  News from Fujitsu  This cybersecurity threat does not have a CVE number, but its CVSS […]

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No Passwords? The Future of Password Protection
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March 2019
No Passwords? The Future of Password Protection

Are you worried about your login credentials getting compromised? Well, there’s a new Web Authentication API in town, and it’s changing the game. Can you imagine a secure way to login to sites without using a password? After approval from the World Wide Web Consortium, this idea has become a reality. The launch of WebAuthn has taken […]

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Google Just Launched an Alert Tool That Detects Compromised Credentials
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February 2019
Google Just Launched an Alert Tool That Detects Compromised ...

With the large amounts of data breaches happening today, Google decided to step up to the plate. Earlier this month, Google launched a free service called Password Checkup. This Chrome browser extension was developed to limit/prevent the spread of compromised credentials.   How Does it Work?   The new service was launched by Google on February 5th. […]

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This Data Breach Was the Largest Collection Discovered Yet 
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January 2019
This Data Breach Was the Largest Collection Discovered Yet 

It’s 2019 and hackers are not messing around. The findings of this recent data breach collection prove that. As technology advances, cyber-hacking continues to grow with it. It’s not just businesses; everyday people are getting their information hacked on a regular basis.   You’ve Got Mail Users need to stay proactive in preventing their accounts from […]

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Why a Cybercriminal Is Worse Than a Crazy Ex
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December 2018
Why a Cybercriminal Is Worse Than a Crazy Ex

Don’t think that cybercrime is a big deal? We are here to prove you wrong. Maybe you thought you had your share of bad relationships, but there is something far worse out there – a cybercriminal. All jokes aside, educating yourself on the dangers of cybercrime is an essential step towards data security for you […]

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Booming Cybersecurity Careers in 2018
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October 2018
Booming Cybersecurity Careers in 2018

We are continuing National Cybersecurity Awareness Month by highlighting some of the popular jobs in this growing industry. It is all over the news; cybersecurity has become a necessity for businesses today. As the world continues adapting with technology, careers in cybersecurity will become more viable.   The great thing about working in cybersecurity is every industry needs it—giving you a […]

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