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Don’t be fooled by fake holiday deals

Scammers often time their cyberattacks around the holidays. With many consumers increasingly choosing to make their holiday purchases online, rather than in person, is an especially risky time for digital shoppers. Cybercriminals create false websites with spectacular deals to lure unsuspecting consumers into entering their payment information. Others send direct messages to consumers to entice […]

What’s a Cyberattack?

A cyberattack is any type of offensive maneuver employed by nation-states, individuals, groups, society or organizations that targets computer information systems, infrastructures, computer networks, and/or personal computer devices by various means of malicious acts usually originating from an anonymous source that either steals, alters, or destroys a specified target by hacking into a susceptible system.

Shopping tips for Cyber Monday

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February 2015 – Hundreds of millions of dollars were stolen in one of the largest cyber attacks in history

A group of hackers from several countries have carried out one of the sophisticated and largest attacks in the world and managed to steal between $300 to $900 million from more than 100 banks around the world. How did they do it? 2014 “excelled” in a large number of cyber-attacks that made a lot of […]

Enter NTP – Hackers new favorite weapon

Lately, the DDoS world record was broken (again). An unprecedented scale Cyber-attack of 400Gbps symbolizes the rise of using the favorite NTP protocol for attacks. What could be described as a continuation of a disturbing trend, in recent days we have witnessed attacks that become much stronger from multiple various factors on the internet, especially […]

The cyber-attacks transformation

For quite some time, the cyber-attacks are not the intelligence agencies and countries sole possession. They are also used by corporations who want to know everything about their competitors. Today, the usage is almost constant in the private sector as part of execution of transactions and have become a significant burden for companies and various […]