Honeypots Reveal How Hackers Might Attack Your Business’s Cloud-Based Systems

Posted by Chris Selby-Rickards on 09-Jul-2018 14:54:56

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Honeypots Reveal How Hackers Might Attack Your Business’s Cloud-Based Systems

To discover the security risks that businesses might face when they use public clouds, researchers conducted an experiment using honeypots. Here is what the researchers discovered.

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Topics: cloud computing, cybersecurity, business, cloud, small business, hacking, hackers

The 5 Most Costly Types of IT-Related Cybercrimes

Posted by Chris Selby-Rickards on 09-Jul-2018 14:08:22

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Topics: cybersecurity, data breach, firewall, servers, breaches, phishing, ransomware, theft, anti virus, business, cloud, computers, cyber, cyber threats, cyberattack, cybercrime, fraud, passwords, protection, security, small business, hacking, scams, hackers, computer security

PDF Files: Handy for Businesses — and Hackers

Posted by Chris Selby-Rickards on 19-Apr-2018 22:14:57

PDF files are the No. 1 type of file used in cyberattacks. Find out why hackers like to use them and how to protect your business.

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Topics: cybersecurity, data breach, helpdesk, IT, ransomware, anti virus, Backup, business, cyber, cyberattack, cybercrime, fraud, security, hacking, hackers, pdf

SamSam Is on the Loose and Headed for a Server Near You

Posted by Chris Selby-Rickards on 19-Apr-2018 14:32:52

In March 2018, the SamSam ransomware ravaged Atlanta’s computer systems, bringing many city services to a halt. This wasn’t the first time hackers used this ransomware to wreak havoc and it won’t be the last. Learn how SamSam differs from most other ransomware.

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Topics: cybersecurity, Disaster Recovery, firewall, breach, data backup, helpdesk, IT, IT Support, phishing, ransomware, anti virus, business, cloud, cyber, cyber threats, cyberattack, cybercrime, IT Services, passwords, security, Server, small business, hacking, software, samsam

How to Make Your WordPress Website Harder to Hack

Posted by Chris Selby-Rickards on 19-Apr-2018 14:26:01

Websites built on the WordPress platform are at medium to high risk of being attacked. Find out what you can do to make your business’s WordPress website harder to hack.

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Topics: breach, Business operations, anti virus, business, https, security, small business, websites, hacking, wordpress, plugins, software, website, cms

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