Human beings are our own worst enemies online, inviting hackers, viruses, data breaches, data loss, etc., through the seemingly innocent actions taken every day.
If you’re using any kind of cloud application — and these days, who isn’t? — you’re right to be concerned about data privacy and security.
The faster the pros can address the attack — and determine the extent of the data, applications and machines compromised — the better your chances of preventing bigger problems.
Are you subject to Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards if you take credit card payments over the phone? Absolutely!
A firewall is a device that acts like a security cop, watching over your computer network to detect unauthorized access and activity.
If you simply close your browser, some of the session information that a hacker can use to gain entry is still running in the background.
You know you’re guilty of it: using the same password for everything. And yes, it’s annoying to try and remember all those passwords. But read on.
Many banks will send you an email alert whenever money is withdrawn from your account via check, debit card or transfer.
If you’re using a company device to access a compromised account, you’re opening up a door to a hacker — who can then get into your company’s network via your email or PC.
Whether it’s at the coffee shop, hotel or airport, the temptation to check email and surf the web is just too strong to resist.