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New Wave of Zoom Scams: "You're Being Terminated"

New Wave of Zoom Scams: "You're Being Terminated"

Just when you thought news about Zoom, the now massively popular video conferencing app, couldn’t get worse, it does. At least this time, it’s not the fault of the company itself but rather crafty cybercriminals. 

Abnormal Security reports that there is a new wave of Zoom phishing attacks impacting around 50,000 email inboxes so far.  The phony emails look like legitimate invitations to join a meeting with regard to the recipient’s supposed termination. The invitation link directs victims to a phishing page where the user is asked for their log-in credentials. Any information entered then gets sent directly to the attacker. 

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Cybercrime’s Evolution and the Potential Blockchain Shield

Cybercrime’s Evolution and the Potential Blockchain Shield

Cybercrime has morphed over the past decade or so. With unbreakable encryption making breaking directly into a network all but impossible, phishing, Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks, and other methods of indirect hacking have become en vogue. As a result, software companies are looking in some strange places to find building blocks for intrusion mitigation. One interesting emerging technology being used for this purpose is blockchain.

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Important! Defend Yourself from Largest Ransomware Outbreak in History

Important! Defend Yourself from Largest Ransomware Outbreak in History

A new ransomware called “WannaCry” is spreading rapidly around the world, with reports that on May 12, 2017, people in 74 countries have been hit with more than 45,000 reported attacks. The outbreak is focused in Russia and Europe, but has spread rapidly to all parts of the globe.

Cyber-security experts are saying although the attack has been halted over the weekend that we can expect to see another large scale attack as early as today (Monday, 05/15/2017).

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A Look Back at 2016’s Biggest Cyber Security Stories

A Look Back at 2016’s Biggest Cyber Security Stories

2016 saw many notorious data breaches, along with developments in malware and other threats to security. It’s always helpful to reflect on these developments so that the knowledge can be used in the future to aid in developing new strategies for taking on the latest threats. How will your business learn from the mistakes of others in 2017?

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Celebrate World Password Day by Resetting Your Password

It's World Password Day

It's World Password Day

May 5th is not only Cinco de Mayo, but World Password Day as well and what better way to celebrate by changing your password? Passwords are essential in how we protect our some of our most delicate online information such as bank accounts and credit cards.

Here's a couple tips from the World Password Day Website and be sure to check out the website where you can get some advice from Betty White!

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