I would like to thank IT News Today for posting this guest article. They’ve posted a great number of articles which I’ve found incredibly useful and informative. In particular, I would like to direct readers to this article on getting files out of your mobile device.
Out of all of the types of malware out there, ransomware might be some of the most difficult to get rid of and the most frustrating for the victim. It is becoming a rather common tool for hackers and cybercriminals to use and can be used to exploit the victim’s financial data and simply try to directly extort money from the victim. In short, you want nothing to do with it. Continue reading
Walk into any Starbucks, McDonald’s or the snack bar at the local public grocery store and you are certain to find people working on their laptops taking advantage of the free Wi-Fi these businesses offer. While this is a convenient (and free) way to access the web, it may not be the safest.
That’s because whenever you log onto a free Wi-Fi hot spot, you are using an unsecure connection. Everything you do – the sites you browse, the log-ins and passwords you type in, and the messages you send and receive – can easily be viewed by somebody with even the tiniest amount of hacking skills.
Free Wi-Fi is everywhere these days, making it incredibly handy. But to keep your information safe and your computer secure, it’s important that you be careful whenever you use it. Continue reading
The SiteLock services specialize in malware detection and removal. Conventional web protection models are often insufficient in the face of organized hacking attacks.
If malware products infect your site, the search engine deems you unsafe. So, the visitors face a blocked wall of security warning. This is highly damaging for any business service. Continue reading
Main Reasons For Computers Effecting with Viruses – you can be found in this article by Maria Mcquire.
While most businesses have taken to the advent of Information Technology in a fairly positive manner, not many of these first time ICT users are prepared for the consequences and hard work that follows the installation of computer hardware, network devices and phone systems; because not even with today’s rapid advancement in technology is this new generation of computer users any more comprehensively prepared to contend with viruses. Continue reading
According to researchers, the popularity of mobile devices makes them an excellent target of hackers who use gadgets during the attacks.
The report of Prolexic Technologies Company shows that mobile applications have become increasingly used within the corporate sector to conduct DDoS-attacks since Q4 2013. Continue reading
Starting a business is a demanding process. Budding entrepreneurs have to give their full time and dedication to their businesses in order to make a breakthrough.
Initially, you may be required to operate alone and perform various marketing and management tasks yourself but no business can succeed without a devoted team.
As your business grows, your team grows with it. A victorious tycoon knows that creativity and freedom go hand in hand. An employee enjoying his working environment is guaranteed to produce better results and bring forth creative ideas, which in turn gives a boom to the business. Continue reading
It is no secret that DDoS attacks are responsible for the vast majority of website failures, security breaches, and shutdowns.
Nearly every website today is protected from such attacks by means of a DDoS mitigation system which can identify a threat to your website and neutralize it before a full-blown attack can occur.
A typical DDoS mitigation system works by automatically distilling, analyzing, and comparing millions of streaming data points against standard DDoS attack metrics. Continue reading
DDoS attacks have been on the rise over the last few years, and have affected some of the most well-known financial and banking institutions in the country.
While hacking has always been a problem for website administrators, DDoS attacks are a newer weapon in the arsenal of internet hackers. The problem with DDoS attacks, apart from the damage they can cause, is that they are very hard to trace. Hackers can remotely control huge networks of botnets, directing them to attack target websites. Because they use millions of these zombie troops, hackers can afford to take their time and be more patient with a DDoS attack. Continue reading
If you have anything of value in your home, you may be a target of a burglary. Here are a few tips for safeguarding your home using the latest gadgets and apps.
Theft and robberies are a few of the most common crimes which can occur to anyone’s home at any given time.
According to statistics, an American home is robbed every ten seconds. These crimes can result in huge losses, both financially and emotionally, for victims. For this reason, it is crucial to take precautionary measures to safeguard your home. You will be surprised to find the number of high-tech options you have for burglar-proofing your home. Continue reading
It’s all fun and games until it’s not a game, and Balloon Pop 2 is a woeful game but it is an excellent theft mechanism.
Balloon Pop 2 was likely developed by the same individuals who operate and control WhatsAppCopy.com.
This spyware application will steal the messaging history of the popular WhatsApp messaging service and upload the stolen information to WhatsAppCopy.com.
Since the malicious activity of this application was discovered the Balloon Pop 2 game has been removed from the Google Play market. Anyone who may still have this application installed on their device would be wise to remove it immediately. Continue reading