I recently read a statement from the National Security Agency (NSA) expressing concerns over the risks and vulnerabilities that come with running unpatched versions of older Windows operating systems.
Ransomware has become a favorite attack vector for hackers - after all, for them, it’s pretty much a no loss game. They either get paid, or they move on to their next target.
Unfortunately, cyber attackers that dispatch ransomware often do get paid,[...]
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Passwords protect our data, safeguard our finances, and ensure personal information stays private. How we choose to secure our system information can be our greatest strength -- or the Achilles' Heel of database management. Keep your company off the[...]
Changing passwords every 6 months has been a die hard rule of data security since the genesis of widespread technology systems. Sure, coming up with a new variation on your password -- and remembering what those credentials are -- can be a pain, but[...]
During World War I, volunteers who wanted to support troops were charged with preparing food to deliver to soldiers on the front lines in France. The Salvation Army dispatched over 250 women there, who found that battle-tested helmets were perfect for[...]