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Keep Your Firewall Turned On

A firewall helps protect your computer from hackers who might try to gain access to crash it, delete information, or even steal passwords or other sensitive information. Software firewalls are widely recommended for single computers. The software is prepackaged on some operating systems or can be purchased for individual computers. For multiple networked computers, hardware […]

The Worst Malware of 2017

Let’s review some of the biggest malware threats of 2017.

What you need to know about mobile payment solutions

Those looking to use mobile payment solutions should be mindful of security concerns. 

3 common misconceptions about cybersecurity

Cyberattacks make headlines all the time – and so do the sinister-sounding groups that carry them out. With names like Lizard Squad, ShadowCrew and Deadeye Jackal, these criminal collectives project an air of secrecy and authority that makes us assume they’re all evil geniuses. In fact, however, that’s not the case. “It’s not that hackers are […]

Welcome to the Phishing club!

Welcome to the Phishing club!   On July 12, 2014, the popular Facebook page “Status Tweets” was hacked by pro-ISIS hackers. The hackers have begun to raise propaganda content, until the page was returned to its original owner. The hackers used a relatively simple method to obtain the page owner’s password – They sent him […]

Friends sent you a video on Facebook? Be careful, it could be a virus!

At least tens of thousands users have already become victims to a new virus on Facebook, masquerading as messages from friends and downloads malicious code onto computers worldwide.   “Watch the video by clicking on the picture  which belongs to you. ..46” – that is the message received by many surfers. The statement included the […]