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Using Netgear router?

Using Netgear router? According to US-CERT, Netgear routers are vulnerable to command-injection attack that allows hackers to take control of the devices and their internet connections. Netgear models R7000, R6400, and R8000 have been confirmed to be vulnerable, and models R7000P, R7500, R7800, R8500 R9000, have been reported as being…

UK Business Cyber Attacks Protect Your Business From Cyber Criminals

Internet payments

Internet payments   Internet payments are very popular nowadays. More and more people prefer to shop online because it is quick, easy and very convenient. However, it is important to be cautious and ensure the proper use of your credit and/or debit cards. You will avoid unnecessary complications and inconveniences…

Phishing

Phishing Attacks

Phishing Attacks According to CYREN Cyber Threat Report (August 2016), Phishing is on the top threat category for small to medium-sized businesses. Within the last 12 months, 43% of those companies suffered a Phishing breach.What is Phishing?Phishing is a type of Internet fraud used by scammers to obtain valuable personal information…

UK Business Cyber Attacks Protect Your Business From Cyber Criminals

Protect Your Business From Cyber Criminals

Protect Your Business From Cyber Criminals. Business segment is becoming increasingly attractive for creators of malware encryption, which includes the so-called ‘crypto-ransomware’. According to recent Kaspersky Lab statistics, number of attacks against corporate users has increased over the past year six times, from 27,000 to 158,000. This means that the…

Phishing

Phishing is not just a sport.

Phishing is not just a sport.The other day I was traveling behind a car that had a bumper sticker that read “Fishing is not just a sport, It’s a way of life” and it got me thinking. We all know that in the sport of fishing a person hangs bait…