Online dating and romance scams: How to spot and avoid them
By in Information Security, on December 21, 2017 at 7:33 pm
Online dating and romance scams: How to spot and avoid them

Finding love online is becoming more and more commonplace. In fact, you probably know at least one couple who met online. However, the rise in popularity of online dating has resulted in a dramatic increase in the number of romance scams taking place. Dating and romance scams are nothing new, but with so many people […]

30+ free tools to improve security for your website and your visitors
By in Information Security, on December 20, 2017 at 12:37 pm
30+ free tools to improve security for your website and your visitors

Cyberattacks are a daily occurrence and the concomitant costs for organizations are escalating. However, you can mitigate cyber disaster with free website security tools that will help you to identify website vulnerabilities and keep your visitors safe, or rather … safer.  One would think large enterprises have the means and opportunity to monitor their applications […]

What is packet sniffing and how can you avoid it?
By in Information Security, on November 22, 2017 at 12:51 pm
What is packet sniffing and how can you avoid it?

Your internet traffic is susceptible to packet sniffing and analysis as it travels through various routers en-route to its destination. We explain how to avoid that.

BYOD security: What are the risks and how can they be mitigated?
By in Information Security, on November 5, 2017 at 2:28 pm
BYOD security: What are the risks and how can they be mitigated?

BYOD, and remote devices in general, carry a risk of data loss and data leakage. Here are some pointers on formulating a strategy to mitigate those risks.

How to recognize secure sites and avoid fake, scam or fraudulent websites
By in Information Security, on November 1, 2017 at 3:04 pm
How to recognize secure sites and avoid fake, scam or fraudulent websites

Cyber crime is a quickly growing problem. Don’t passively let yourself become a victim. Here’s how to spot and avoid fake, scam or fraudulent websites.

The jargon-free guide to computer and internet security
By in Information Security, on October 28, 2017 at 4:08 pm
The jargon-free guide to computer and internet security

In this article we’ll break out the most important aspects of internet safety and security into bite-sized chunks and offer some practical advice on each.

Cybersecurity institutes, associations, and events around the world
By in Information Security, on October 26, 2017 at 8:30 pm
Cybersecurity institutes, associations, and events around the world

There are cybersecurity institutes and events dotted around the globe. Find a list of them here along with details of their objectives.

Cybercrime and cybersecurity surveys, studies, and reports from across the globe
By in Information Security, on October 25, 2017 at 9:51 am
Cybercrime and cybersecurity surveys, studies, and reports from across the globe

Find out about the most prominent cybercrime and cybersecurity surveys, studies, and reports, including their objectives and key findings.

Upcoming Security Serious Week Virtual Summit to address cyber skills gap
By in Information Security, on September 16, 2017 at 11:12 am
Upcoming Security Serious Week Virtual Summit to address cyber skills gap

The summit will tackle the theme of Security Serious Week 2017, Bridging the Cyber Skills Gap through Diversity and Creativity.

If your account or email has been hacked, here’s what to do
By in Information Security, on September 15, 2017 at 6:41 am
If your account or email has been hacked, here’s what to do

If you know or suspect one of your accounts or your email has been hacked there are steps you can take to limit the damage and prevent a recurrence.

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