The dark web is a strange and confusing place that most people have heard about, typically via passing headlines about drug kingpins and illegal Bitcoin transactions. Unfortunately, the dark web is a very real place, mostly operating off the radar of mainstream security infrastructures. Because most people are law-abiding citizens, it can be […]
Passwords are an essential part of online security measures. The push in recent years was to make passwords more complex with added characters and numbers, and had been lauded first as a crucial, and then became an oft-required layer of security.
Those guidelines were issued by The National Institute of Standards […]
The world is a lot smaller these days, with an ever-increasing interconnectedness. With this ease of connection, digital sharing, and online transactions, more and more sensitive data is exchanged. Yet, with the prevalence of data breaches in the news lately, it’s surprising that many companies are complacent about the level of security afforded […]
About mid-August this year, the hospitality sector throughout Europe and the Middle East was subjected to a cyber security threat by cyber espionage group known as advanced persistent threat group number 28 (APT28).
Beginning in early July 2017, a spearfishing hack victimized travelers in these areas via email with an attachment document sent to targeted hotels. […]