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Archive | July 2017


Penetration testing is a simulated scenario of potential network breaches.  It does not take down any systems or infrastructures. You hire a third party to come in and safely attempt to access your network using both internal and external sources. They act as a hacker would, trying to gain access to... Read more


The second quarter of 2017 saw of the most severe cases of ransomware to date – WannaCry and NotPetya – surpassing the gravity of most other security news in that timeframe.  Ransomware continues as a leading cyberattack vector and cybersecurity experts tend to agree that these attacks will conti... Read more


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the percentage of online shopping has increased from 7.6% in 2016, to 8.5% of all retail sales. Despite the security risks associated with shopping online, the amount of online shoppers continues to steadily increase. Just about everybody has bought something onl... Read more


What should you do when you find that your personal email was hacked? With so many services allowing you to reset your password by receiving email, if an attacker gains access to your email account, they may also be able to access every account which uses that email address to log in. If you recei... Read more

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