Small Business Are At High Risk For Ransomware Attacks

Ransomware attacks uses cryptographic file-locking software which cost small and medium-sized business (SMBs) more than $1 billion last year, a report from Herjavec Group. “SMBs have a significant higher risk for ransomware attack since they typically have fewer resources such as money and knowledgeable people managing their technology to secure their IT infrastructure including a good backup strategy.” Said Engin …

Ransomware Is A Repeat Offender: How To Protect Your Business

If there is one major cybersecurity lesson we learned last year it was this: Ransomware is here, and it isn’t going away anytime soon. Ransomware is a type of malware that severely restricts access to a computer, mobile device, or file until the demanded fee is paid by the victim. Often, it arrives in the form a phishing email or …

Too many passwords to remember? Frustrated?

Too many passwords to remember? Frustrated? Everyone has dozens of passwords for an array of websites.  Personally, I am unable to remember which password I used for which site…  Then, after multiple failed attempts, you click “forgot my password”.  However, sometimes you never receive the recovery email or the message gets stuck in spam – even worse – the site …

10 tips for spotting a phishing email

Every day countless phishing emails are sent to unsuspecting victims all over the world. While some of these messages are so outlandish that they are obvious frauds, others can be a bit more convincing. So how do you tell the difference between a phishing message and a legitimate message? Unfortunately, there is no one single technique that works in every …