Computer Security

3 Ways to Keep Your Personal Information Secure in 2020

Smartphones have changed so much about how we live. In many ways, it would be hard to go back to how things used to be; we would be lost! Tech is everywhere in our home, work, and all across society, and while this has brought much efficiency and convenience, it can also be a double-edged sword. Security is a great example. Cameras, home systems, and general personal … [Read more...]

Keeper Security Raises $60 Million

As an online password manager solution specialist, Keeper, a leader in password protection management solutions, had a big 2019 as they secured a $60 Million investment in equity from Insight Partners. They were able to add 120 positions to their growing team and hope that this investment can help them add even more talent. This is the first investment funding since the company … [Read more...]

Why You Need to Secure Your Files and Sensitive Data Post Covid-19

For many businesses, the COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to come up with new strategies and new ways of working that were totally unforeseen at the beginning of the year. Many organizations are now adopting looser working schedules when it comes to time in the office, with many employees working from home, there was, and still is, an increasing reliance on the internet. This … [Read more...]

Five Steps to Take as Soon as You Think Your Business Has Been Attacked by a Cyber-Criminal

No one wants to find out they have been attacked by a cyber-criminal, but unfortunately, it’s becoming more and more common in today’s increasingly digital world. Attacks can come from inside your company from disgruntled employees, or from outside your business. There are different DNS attack types that can leave your business vulnerable, as well as malware, phishing, and … [Read more...]

How to Ensure Online Payment Security

Existing in the online world comes with certain prerequisites if you expect your customers to place their trust with your business. The fact that the tech we use has advanced beyond our wildest imagination still doesn’t mean that tech alone is enough to ensure your customers’ peace of mind when it’s time for them to share their most vulnerable private information with your … [Read more...]

How to Protect Yourself From Ransomware

Ransomware is a type of malware that uses asymmetric encryption to hold the victim's information at ransom. There are numerous types of ransomware. The majority of them are delivered through targeted attacks or elaborate email spam campaigns. By itself, ransomware is not the most significant risk. The actual risk occurs with the operational impact the ransomware will have on … [Read more...]

Keeping Your Startup Secure Online

As you may have already realized, an online presence for your business can either catapult it to the top or lead to its closure altogether. The success of your online strategy will depend largely on the cybersecurity measures that you institute. This article highlights crucial tips that will keep your business secure online. Threats Associated with Online Presence When you … [Read more...]

How Small Businesses Can Improve Their Security for Free

Cyber-criminals are constantly hungry for valuable personal data. They can infiltrate databases and steal sensitive information, like customer details, employee records, credit card numbers, corporate secrets, and software codes. This can be damaging for businesses of any size, but for small organizations, in particular, it could be catastrophic. The UK Government’s Cyber … [Read more...]

Secure and Protect Your Company’s Devices: Today’s Best Options

In this Digital era, it has become impossible to run a business without devices like laptops, tablets, and smartphones. In fact, these technologies have become so indispensable that most companies provide their own employees with the devices precisely for handling business-related tasks. However, a business owner cannot just hand the devices to the employees and neglect to … [Read more...]

Freeware, At What Cost?

Freeware is software that you can access and use for free — that is, without incurring any monetary costs. When you need a software solution and a freeware option comes up, it almost feels like you’ve hit the jackpot. But is freeware truly free? After all, even free software costs time and money to make. Hundreds, even thousands, of hours go into developing a solution and … [Read more...]