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Data LossGolden ticket attacks first became popular in 2014 when the vulnerability was discovered and publicized within the Kerberos system. And though those with the Kerberos system were known to be vulnerable, the type of exploit could be seen on other platforms as well.

It’s important to take measures to protect your business from these types of attacks; if someone were to hijack the credentials of your data system, they could have full control over your network, cause damage, or steal information.

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Risk for a Data Security BreachSecurity issues remain a top concern for business as hackers grab headlines while stealing sensitive data.

Despite high-profile cases where thieves have stolen customer identity and payment information from large corporations, most data breaches affect small businesses and often go unreported in the news.

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Data ProtectionThe Internet makes it easier for people to do business. However, the Internet can be a dangerous place. It is easy for people to get access to your business’s information if you are on the Internet.

There are many ways that you can keep your business safe online. Below is a list of ways that you can keep your business safe online: (more…)


Web SecurityWeb surfing academy: staying on the safe side

Internet is teeming with malware, viruses, and fraudulent schemes that pretty easily hook careless users.

In this article we are focusing on the essential aspects of safe browsing – it’s a must-read for web surfing pioneers and a nice refresher for seasoned internet users.

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Volunteers Help PoliceWhat is the best way for police to utilise their funds when it comes to tackling cybercrime.

An announcement that the Hampshire Constabulary are looking for skilled IT workers to act as Special Constables has caused a bit of controversy and consternation.

There is no doubt that fighting cybercrime is a difficult task and having as much assistance as possible is vital. One of the biggest problems for police forces is that they tend to be a step or two behind the leading criminals and operators in this field. (more…)


Where Are The Cyber Criminals HidingWhere Do The Cyber Criminals Hide?

No matter the system, criminals it seems are always one step ahead of the police. If you prevent a means to commit a crime, another criminal is already about to solve it as it goes into place.

The same is true with the Internet. Cyber security is a major issue today with so much of our data out there, it is a great target for criminals. (more…)


Most alarming security threats for Android usersCell-phone, especially smart-phone, has become a vital part of our lives and we can’t seem to even start our day without it.

The digital era that we live in today demands us to stay on the go and hence smart-phones have become an essential extension of our ‘self’. Where the worldwide sales and usage of smart-phone have skyrocketed, the threat of cyber crime and malware has also increased drastically. With our private information not so private, we are exposed to a number of security risks and hacking.

Fake apps, malicious software updates, nasty MMSs and tempting games are some of the common ways to trap Android users. By taking some precautionary measures, the threat of cyber exploitation can be minimized. (more…)


Ways Malware Can Impact BusinessesMalware is one of those things that can sneak imperceptibly onto your computer, but the results can be catastrophic. According to a report on cybersecurity, malware has infected nearly 20 percent of enterprise computers.

One of the biggest reasons for infiltration is poor password security, and many enterprise companies allow contractors and third-party vendors direct access to their website. It’s a serious issue, but basic two-factor authentication and other methods can prevent most malware, so let’s review how malware can affect your business. (more…)


Online Business SecureThe Best Ways To Keep Your Online Business Secure

As any ecommerce shopper knows, sometimes you come across viruses and malware. As an online business owner, you have to worry about viruses, hackers and thieves that could take down the website, the business and your livelihood.

Fortunately, there are several ways to improve the security of an online company. (more…)


Personal Security SoftwareSecurity software should work well with your operating system, and it shouldn’t get in the way of your daily activities.

Most browser hijackers aim to send you messages about shopping opportunities, which results in a slower computing experience. The same is true for poorly made security solutions. (more…)