Internet of Things

Internet Providers Could Be The Answer To Better IoT Security

By | Nov 15, 2016 at 10:30 am

A recent group of researchers in Virginia hacked into a driverless car to demonstrate how easily it can be accomplished. This study was actually commissioned by several governmental groups that are deeply concerned about the explosion of IoT devices and the opportunities that …

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The Top 5 Antivirus Suites for Complete Protection in 2017

By | Nov 14, 2016 at 10:30 am

Conventionally, antivirus software has been regarded as an entry-level line of defense against common computer threats like Trojans, worms, and root kits. The evolution of malware has induced security labs to equip their AV products with more sophisticated features, including …

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3 Home Security Systems to Give You Peace of Mind

By | Oct 16, 2016 at 10:30 am

A home security system is designed to offer you a full security package – an array of devices, cameras, and other sensors that are designed to help you create a secure setup that matches the needs of your home. Security systems give you a professional…

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Essential Online Security Tips for Product Owners

By | Sep 14, 2016 at 9:47 am

There are many reasons to outsource your software development project. For one, there’s usually a cost saving. In addition to this, contracting out development helps avoid the management hassle of overseeing a dev team. Finally, this practice allows you to continue focusing on …

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5 Security Essentials for Ecommerce Sites

By | Aug 18, 2016 at 3:30 pm

You work hard to get your customers to your checkout page. You offer quality products, invested money in a good marketing campaign, and set up a great website for displaying your wares and work hard on getting more customers on board. However, there’s another important…

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6 Important Ways to Prevent Public Wi-Fi Attacks

By | Aug 8, 2016 at 9:00 am

Free Wi-Fi is a popular amenity for those of us looking to stay connected on the go. Whether you’re at the airport or at the dog park, the convenience of free Wi-Fi is simply undeniable. Although it seems harmless enough to connect your device…

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Your Airbnb Wi-Fi Is Not Secure: How to Protect Yourself When Traveling

By | Aug 5, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Short term rentals have grown exponentially over the last five years. This market is said to be a $100 billion industry, on track to be worth $170 billion by 2019. At the BlackHat Conference in Las Vegas, Jeremy Galloway pointed out the specific threats to wi-fi security …

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Your Smartwatch May Leave You Vulnerable to Security Threats

By | Aug 11, 2016 at 11:06 am

How much would you pay someone to count your steps? To follow you wherever you went and tell you how many calories you were burning, even while you slept? Unless you’re willing to empty your bank account and trade in your most valuable personal…

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A USB Hack Can Occur Even Without a Flash Drive

By | Aug 8, 2016 at 12:30 pm

“Does dropping a USB in a parking lot really work?” was the question posed by Elie Bursztein of Google’s Anti-Abuse Research Team when he took the stage at BlackHat 2016 Las Vegas, NV. You might think you would never be the victim of a USB hack, and I…

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5 Social Media Security Recommendations for Your Startup

By | Aug 4, 2016 at 11:45 am

Social media provides plenty of features for business development. Facebook, Twitter, and other networks are not just valuable but crucial tools for companies of all any sizes. However, usage of social networks by staff members may be risky for the organization’s …

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4 Ways Technology Can Better Your Home Security

By | Jul 29, 2016 at 11:45 am

More and more cases of home burglary are being recorded on a daily basis. Door locks, guard dogs, and intrusion alarms aren’t getting the job done anymore and people are looking for an alternative. Fortunately, with the advent of smart home security technology, people …

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The Importance of Having Disaster Recovery Plans for Your Startup

By | Jul 22, 2016 at 10:00 pm

No matter the size your startup, it’s always important to prepare for potential security issues. You can easily take measures to reduce your risk of having a data breach disaster, but there are many other incidents that you have absolutely no control over, including…

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9 Tips to Make Sure Your Startup Doesn’t Get Hacked

By | Jul 15, 2016 at 7:00 pm

There’s no doubt about it – Getting hacked can be extremely detrimental to your company. A security hack can more costly than any failed launch or missed deadline. Most people have heard of the famous Sony or RadioShack hacks that cost the companies tens of …

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Cyber Security Is an Absolute Must for Any Budding Startup

By | Sep 2, 2016 at 7:00 pm

The world has become a global village thanks to increased internet usage. Unfortunately, this closeness and ease of accessibility has had an increasing effect on the world of cyber crime. It has made it easier than ever to access bank accounts, cheat on tests, and disrupt …

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5 Ways Ecommerce Retailers Can Fight Fraud

By | Sep 1, 2016 at 11:02 am

In a time of digitization, the relationship between buyer and seller comes down to the merchant’s ability to provide a safe marketplace. Customer data and privacy are on the top of the agenda for ecommerce retailers. After all, Ecommerce retailers are ready and willing …

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7 Smarter Tips to Protect Yourself from Being Hacked

By | Jul 14, 2016 at 11:00 am

From a technical standpoint, anything that is connected to the Internet has the potential of being hacked. However, there are several different things that can be done in order to protect your data and yourself from attacks. The following are a couple of tips…

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Is the U.S. Falling Behind in Cyber Defense?

By | Jul 19, 2016 at 11:00 am

Much has been made of cyber threats that many organizations face these days, but many people assume that while businesses can fall to hackers, at least the government has the right defenses in place. But that assumption might actually be mistaken. Just as private…