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Tech Talk

Scammers Are Using Copycat Fortnite Apps to Spread Malware

Fortnite has become one of the most popular games in the world. And with that attention, many hackers are hoping to cash in. Wired recently found there are websites advertising Fortnite, however; when you go to download it, […]

2018-09-18T23:03:04+00:00 21 Aug 2018|

Do You Have a Hacked Device? Here’s What To Do

Some of us spend so much time on our devices it isn’t uncommon to identify wonky behaviors immediately. This can take the form of having your device’s memory wiped out, messages sent via social media you didn’t write […]

2018-09-18T23:03:04+00:00 17 Jul 2018|

Hacking Prevention Tips: Ways to Protect Your Device from Hackers

Because many of us have some aspects of our lives online such as social media, work, banking, and more-your information becomes even more important to protect. Think of what a hacker could do if they have access to […]

2018-09-18T23:03:04+00:00 23 May 2018|

New SynAck Ransomware Variant Uses Doppelganging Process

Some malware variants are becoming smarter and harder to stop. Kaspersky Lab discovered a new version of the SynAttack, which uses Process Doppelganging to evade malware tools, according to a report by Dark Reading.

How Does SynAck […]

2018-09-18T23:03:04+00:00 9 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 […]

2018-09-18T23:03:04+00:00 17 Apr 2018|

Cryptomining Could Bests Ransomware as Largest Security Threat

Malwarebytes reports there have been 80,000 spyware detections between January and March of 2018, representing a significant security threat for companies who are trying to protect their data.

While spyware continues to be a digital thorn […]

2018-09-18T23:03:04+00:00 10 Apr 2018|

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 […]

2018-09-18T23:03:04+00:00 20 Oct 2017|

How Much Data Do We Create?

Short answer: a lot.

Long answer: The world’s data GDP, according to research firm IDC, was an estimated 2.8 billion terabytes last year. If you stored the entire world’s yearly data output on 1 inch thick 4 TB hard drives, and […]

2018-09-18T23:03:04+00:00 12 Dec 2013|