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The Cybersecurity Ecosystem: How Did It Get So Crowded?

Peek inside any enterprise security operations center (SOC) today, and you’ll likely see a crowded and high-pressure cybersecurity ecosystem. Over the past few years, as technology evolved rapidly, attackers have developed a growing array of strategies and tactics. In response, security organizations have deployed more and more tools and point solutio
Publish At:2021-05-26 17:25 | Read:191 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Intelligence & Analytics CISO Cloud Security Securi

5 Unique Online Scams and How to Defend Against Them

The possibility of an online scam can be an ever-changing problem for individuals and businesses. If someone clicks on a virus-laden email while employed in a data-heavy business, their stolen data could lead to a compromise to the business overall. Because of this, knowing what your employees might encounter in their day to day is also part of internal cyb
Publish At:2021-05-21 18:13 | Read:251 | Comments:0 | Tags:Fraud Protection Identity & Access Advanced Malware Anti-Mal

Chinese PLA Unit 61419 suspected to have purchased AVs for cyber-espionage

Chinese military unit PLA Unit 61419 is suspected to be involved in cyber-espionage campaigns against multiple antivirus companies. Researchers from cybersecurity firm Recorded Future’s Insikt Group have discovered six procurement documents from official People’s Liberation Army (PLA) military websites and other sources that demonstrate that PLA Unit 6141
Publish At:2021-05-06 10:34 | Read:362 | Comments:0 | Tags:APT Breaking News Cyber warfare Intelligence antivirus Cyber

Myth-busting Antivirus Software Assumptions

Myth-busting Antivirus Assumptions The number of new viruses grows every day. In fact, McAfee recently registered a 605% increase in total Q2 COVID-19 themed threat detections, contributing to the millions already in existence. While there is no way to know when or how cyberattacks will occur, it’s clear that antivirus software is one of the best ways to ens
Publish At:2021-03-29 21:15 | Read:436 | Comments:0 | Tags:Consumer Threat Notices antivirus anti-virus software Virus

How Small Businesses Can Avoid Cyberattacks in 2021

How Small Businesses Can Avoid Cyberattacks in 2021 January 19th, 2021 No Comments antivirus, Data Privacy, Data Protection, Mobile Security, PC security Across 2020 – and, most likely, throughout 2021 – the priority of small business owners has bee
Publish At:2021-01-19 08:00 | Read:1069 | Comments:0 | Tags:antivirus Data Privacy Data Protection Mobile Security PC se

Best Practices for Working from Home

Best Practices for Working from Home January 12th, 2021 No Comments anti-phishing, antivirus, Data Protection, Online Privacy, Online Safety, PC security, Ransomware, remote work Working from home has become a new reality for many workers across the
Publish At:2021-01-12 16:06 | Read:1043 | Comments:0 | Tags:anti-phishing antivirus Data Protection Online Privacy Onlin

IoT forecast: Running antivirus on your smart device?

In 2016, threat actors pulled off a basic but devastating botnet attack that harnessed the power of the Internet of Things (IoT). After gathering a list of 61 default username and password combinations for IoT devices, threat actors scanned the Internet for open Telnet ports and, when they found a vulnerable device, gained entry, eventually amassing an ar
Publish At:2020-11-19 17:12 | Read:883 | Comments:0 | Tags:Malwarebytes news antivirus DDos attack Internet of Things I

What’s the deal with security product testing anyway?

Reading Time: ~ 4 min. It’s common for savvy online shoppers to check third-party reviews before making an online purchasing decision. That’s smart, but testing the efficacy of security software can be a bit more difficult than determining if a restaurant had decent service or if clothing brand’s products are true to size. So, with the arguably more sign
Publish At:2020-11-17 09:57 | Read:891 | Comments:0 | Tags:Home + Mobile antivirus security

13 Spooky Cybersecurity Facts for Halloween and Cyber Security Awareness Month

13 Spooky Cybersecurity Facts for Halloween and Cyber Security Awareness Month October 28th, 2020 No Comments antivirus, Data Privacy, Data Protection, Holidays We celebrate Halloween this year quite differently than ever before. Due to the COVID pa
Publish At:2020-10-28 14:53 | Read:1329 | Comments:0 | Tags:antivirus Data Privacy Data Protection Holidays cybersecurit

Is Video Conferencing Still A Security Risk to Your Business?

Is Video Conferencing Still A Security Risk to Your Business? October 22nd, 2020 No Comments antivirus, Data Privacy, Data Protection, Uncategorized This year with COVID, the American worker is working differently –as well as shopping, being enterta
Publish At:2020-10-22 10:41 | Read:1157 | Comments:0 | Tags:antivirus Data Privacy Data Protection Uncategorized securit

Why Antivirus Protection isn’t Enough to Stay Totally Safe

Viruses and malware are the main tools used by cybercriminals to break into networks and steal data. As a result, anti-malware software like Panda Dome is absolutely essential for keeping your computer and personal data secure. These tools can scan your hard drive for virus infections and remove them automatically. But cyberattacks are becoming more sophisti
Publish At:2020-10-22 06:27 | Read:843 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Security Antivirus passwords security software V

Experts warn of flaws in popular Antivirus solutions

Researchers disclosed details of security flaws in popular antivirus software that could allow threat actors to increase privileges. Security researchers from CyberArk Labs disclosed details of security vulnerabilities found in popular antivirus software that could be exploited by attackers to elevate their privileges on the target system. Antivirus so
Publish At:2020-10-05 14:53 | Read:1348 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking antivirus DLL hijacking hacking news i

Back to School – Remote Learning Security Amid Covid-19 Pandemic

Back to School – Remote Learning Security Amid Covid-19 Pandemic August 23rd, 2020 No Comments antivirus, Data Privacy, Data Protection, remote learning, remote work Just as in every year, September marks the end of summer and the beginning of
Publish At:2020-08-23 09:46 | Read:2497 | Comments:0 | Tags:antivirus Data Privacy Data Protection remote learning remot

‘Just tell me how to fix my computer:’ a crash course on malware detection

Malware. You’ve heard the term before, and you know it’s bad for your computer—like a computer virus. Which begs the question: Do the terms “malware” and “computer virus” mean the same thing? How do you know if your computer is infected with malware? Is “malware detection” just a fancy phrase for antivirus? For that matter, are anti-malware
Publish At:2020-08-21 14:51 | Read:2792 | Comments:0 | Tags:Awareness 101 anti-exploit Anti-Malware antivirus cybersecur

Protecting your Devices’ Mic from Hackers

Protecting your Devices’ Mic from Hackers August 10th, 2020 No Comments antivirus, Data Privacy, Mobile Security, Online Privacy Eavesdropping. It used to be something we did to people who shared the same space with us before text messages was a thi
Publish At:2020-08-10 15:12 | Read:1577 | Comments:0 | Tags:antivirus Data Privacy Mobile Security Online Privacy