10 biggest data breaches of all times till date

Here is a list of the largest reported data breaches of USA in order of magnitude. Yahoo! – The year 2016 witnessed the said web search giant hitting the news headlines two times. One was in March’16 and the other was in Sept’16 for the leak of customer information related to …

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Cybersecurity Predictions for 2019

The cybersecurity trends that have characterized 2018 are likely to continue in 2019, including the increasing sophistication of adversaries and threats, organizations moving from passive defense to taking more proactive security postures, the widening cybersecurity skills gap, and the evolution of cybersecurity technologies to adapt to the new challenges. Beyond …

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What is DarkWeb?

Dark Web is a part of the internet that is intentionally hidden from standard browsers. It is accessible only through specialized software with an appropriate configuration or authorization. The dark web – sometimes called darknet – provides anonymous access to the internet for people who want to keep information about themselves hidden …

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UK businesses risking huge GDPR fines

Businesses in the trades sector are ditching old tech without wiping memory first. Most of UK’s businesses in the trades sector are breaking GDPR rules and are looking at potentially high fines. According to a report from Probrand, almost half (44 percent) of businesses in the trade sector don’t clear the data from …

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12 CyberSecurity Tools and Tips

How can you make your business computers and devices as secure as possible? Members of the Young Entrepreneur Council share their best cybersecurity tips and tools. As 2018 gets moving, cybersecurity remains at the front of many business leaders’ minds. Data breaches are a constant threat to your organization’s customer …

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5 Ways to Protect Your Business from Cyberattacks

A major focus has been on risk mitigation and response plans for cyberattacks, security breaches and the like. Fundamentals matter Organizational educational programming and process improvements have focused primarily on defensive positioning against these technological attacks, which could enable your internal plans and information to get into the wrong hands …

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Open Source Hacking Tools for Security Auditing

Contrary to popular belief, a hacker is not the bad guy who breaks into your computer security to steal your information. Rather, let us think of him as the one who helps to strengthen your computer and your network system security. Although expensive, there are some great tools on the …

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Ins and Outs of CAPTCHA Re-Riding Attacks

What Is a CAPTCHA Re-Riding Attack? Many web sites want to distinguish whether it is a robot that is reading the site or a human, mostly to avoid the spread of spam. They use a system called CAPTCHA, which is an acronym for Completely Automated Public Turing Test to tell …

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Online Fraud and Money Mule Risks

On the Internet, there are plenty of job vacancies for a `Money Transfer Agent’. People also receive emails asking for help to transfer huge quantities of money from one country to another. The overabundance makes one wonder about the genuine nature of these offers, and causes many job seekers to …

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