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What is Email Spoofing and How Can I Stop It From Happening to Me?

You’re checking your email like you normally do when you receive a strange message from your friend or loved one. The message usually implies that you’ve been hacked. Naturally, your first thought might be to panic. After all, […]

2018-09-18T23:03:11+00:00 13 Aug 2018|

How Public School Websites Capture Student Data and Ways to Stop It

A large part of protecting data is minimizing who has access to it. You might already know that when we visit websites it contains tracking software, which uses scripts to embed computer code onto your browser. In turn, […]

2018-09-18T23:03:11+00:00 7 Aug 2018|

FBI warns of North Korean Password-Stealing Tools Brambul and Joanap

Your passwords can be the gateway to your company’s data. Hackers understand this, it’s why they deploy password-stealing tools to harvest this information.

The FBI, along with the Department of Homeland Security announced North Korean hackers are […]

2018-09-18T23:03:11+00:00 30 May 2018|

Mobile Banking Security: Banks Apps Are the Most Vulnerable to Hacking

Banking apps provide you with a wealth of convenient features. You can check your balance whenever you want to avoid those pesky overdraft fees; you can deposit checks and some apps even allow you to send money to […]

2018-09-18T23:03:11+00:00 17 Apr 2018|

New Phone Malware Intercepts Calls to Banks to Steal Data

Malware is becoming more sophisticated. This, coupled with our reliance on our smartphones to do more phone banking poses a legit security concern. And thieves are taking full advantage of it through phone malware

Meet the New […]

2018-09-18T23:03:11+00:00 26 Mar 2018|

HC6 Ransomware decryption: All you need to know about this malware

The HC6 Ransomware was recently discovered and typically requires victims to pay ransoms of up to $2500 before their files can be decrypted. It is commonly called the .fucku ransomware or virus because it renames files to end […]

2018-09-18T23:03:11+00:00 16 Jan 2018|Tags: , , |

Water Damaged Hard Drive: What To Do

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Water Damaged Hard Drive

As with all things electrical, hard drives do not mix well with liquids. Of course, even with the best intentions in the world, accidents happen and water […]

2018-09-18T23:03:11+00:00 29 Nov 2017|

Smart TVs: What Could Go Wrong?

OUR WORLD IS GOING ‘SMART’

smart tv data lossThe rate of change and technological development in our world has been at its ultimate peak in the past couple of years as compared to any […]

2018-09-18T23:03:11+00:00 20 Oct 2017|

Data Recovery “Do-it-yourself” Fails

Data Recovery “Do-it-yourself” Fails

Data recovery is a very tedious task if you don’t know what is disrupting the data and what the main cause of the error is. Data holds great importance to everyone, especially […]

2018-09-18T23:03:11+00:00 13 Oct 2017|