How to Respond to a Phishing Attack

Phishing is one of the most commonly-used cyberattacks in Australia. Statistics from the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner show that phishing accounts for 39 percent of all breaches reported. Therefore, it’s important to be aware of how to protect yourself at home and at work from phishing. How does phishing work? The victim receives an email […]

Efficiently Manage Notifications In iOS 12

Apple’s mobile iOS operation system is one of the most popular platforms in the world. With more than 1.3 billion devices running iOS worldwide, Apple has clearly done an excellent job of providing a world-class experience for its users. Watch the video below or click here to watch on YouTube.   One area of the operating system […]

Top Ways to Avoid Phishing Scams (Including Spear Phishing)

Top Ways to Avoid Phishing Scams (Including Spear Phishing) Phishing scams — and, increasingly, spear-phishing scams — are the number one way that cyber hackers gain access to closed computer systems, steal information and money, and corrupt data. Let’s take a look at what phishing and spear-phishing scams really are, how you can spot them, […]

What Are the Most Serious Cybersecurity Stories of 2019?

We’re only halfway into 2019, yet data protection specialists and IT analysts have already seen an unfortunate spike in criminal activity across industries. Thus far, here are the biggest cybersecurity crises of the year. 2019’s Top Cybersecurity Stories #1 – Supply chain attacks Unique to 2019 is a growing trend of supply chain attacks. Supply […]

The Top Cyber Security Threats Facing Enterprises and How to Mitigate Them

The Top Cyber Security Threats Facing Enterprises and How to Mitigate Them As cybersecurity threats become more prominent and the Internet of Things (IoT) devices become more essential, the tactics behind the threats are evolving into more sophisticated forms. This can lead to an increase in certain types of cybersecurity attacks and threats that can […]

3 Ways to Improve Your Cyber Security Plan

3 Ways to Improve Your Cyber Security Plan Cyber attacks cost organizations millions of dollars per incident and often results in system downtime. The average cost of system downtime per cyber attack is as much as $1.25 million, according to Cybersecurity Ventures. System downtime can be costly due to lost sales, frustrated clients, and unfulfilled […]

How To Send Large Attachments Over Email

How To Send Large Attachments Over Email When you’re trying to send large files to colleagues, customers or partners, you often can run up against issues that make transmission difficult. Many commercial email programs put size limits on files transmitted over their networks. For example, attachments sent via AOL, Gmail or Yahoo are limited to […]

How Can You Encrypt Files and Folders in Windows 10, 8 or 7?

How Can You Encrypt Files and Folders in Windows 10, 8 or 7? You can encrypt files and folders in Windows (vers. 7-10) using BitLocker. This Vista operating system extension has on-disk encryption as well as key management capability. It’s protected by two-factor authentication, so anyone who wants to crack the code needs a hardware […]

Securing the IoT Network in Your Healthcare Facility

From wirelessly connected fax machines to network-integrated treatment equipment, the modern-day healthcare facility has a full list of things that must be a part of their network. As convenient as the IoT may be for modern practices, every device adds a potential point of security vulnerability. Each new addition offers incredible convenience and functionality to […]

Your MacOS Is Under Attack: 2019’s Biggest Malware Threats

Your MacOS Is Under Attack: 2019’s Biggest Malware Threats The Mac operating system (MacOs) has frequently been hailed as one of the best systems for its resiliency to malware and typical viruses. But the days of MacOs standing strong and tall with no worries have really always been a misconception. Mac systems are just as […]