25
Aug, 2017
common cyber security myths

Over the past few decades, Antivirus software is considered as one of the basic security tools that every user should have on their device. However, there are some common cyber security myths that stop people from using an antivirus software. Let’s take a look- Myth #1 Antivirus software slows down the working of a device […]

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20
Aug, 2017
X IT cyber security checklist

“Dear User,” – This is how a data breach message usually begins. The next few lines are a little difficult to understand but the overall message boils down to one thing – your data has been stolen. As per the research, it has been found that organizations stand to lose more than $100 billion per […]

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11
Aug, 2017
Cyber Security Practices

In the digital world, gadgets have proven to be an essential part of our everyday lives and are also a gateway to the world of sensitive data. Hence, there is a need to leave some of the bad security habits in order to minimize the risk of cyber-attacks and security breaches. Take a look- Using […]

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10
Aug, 2017
monitor remote workers

Remote workers are a trend these days because of the numerous benefits to both employee and employer. The employee gets the freedom to work from any corner of the world without having the need to visit a physical office. On the other hand, the employer need not invest in the office infrastructure which saves his […]

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05
Aug, 2017
online job scams

Online job portals present an easy and convenient medium for job seekers as they can search and apply for opportunities sitting at the comfort of their place. The time and era has gone when ‘Searching for a job’ meant to visit office to office physically. But as we know that convenience comes at a cost, […]

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01
Aug, 2017
best anti malware

Every other day we hear about a new malware that emerged in the market and caused destruction which shows that cyber threats are increasingly becoming powerful. It is important to note that one of the most dangerous virus in the world has caused damage worth  $38.5 billion! Furthermore, if we look at the data of FBIs most […]

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26
Jul, 2017
typosquatting

The Internet is the home to infinite websites that are visited by online users one moment or the other. However, at times internet users type the wrong URL on their browser and this is where online phishers take the advantage. They build websites having URLs that could be mistakenly typed by the online users. These […]

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23
Jul, 2017
Password Management Best Practices

“Treat your password like your toothbrush. Don’t let anybody else use it, and get a new one every six months.” – Clifford Stoll Such is the importance of a password for one’s digital privacy and security. However, online users still continue to choose simplicity and convenience over the security of their accounts by using the […]

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19
Jul, 2017
phone security

Getting a pop-up to update your smartphone once again? Thinking that your phone is working fine and putting off the updates for some other time? Though most of us follow the same habit, however, this isn’t right. Probably, you are putting the security of your phone at risk. Why?  Let’s read on to know- Security Patches Since […]

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16
Jul, 2017
brute force attacks

While locks and keys protect our assets in the physical world, in the same way, usernames and passwords shield our online information with a security layer. But what if someone cracks your password and breaks into one or more of your online accounts, say net-banking? There are several tools and methods to break passwords with […]

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