Beware of distributed spam distraction

Usually, when victims find out their account has been hacked or hijacked, serious damage has already been done. But there’s a new illegal activity that cybercriminals are employing — and it’s done in plain sight. Distributed spam distraction involves sending thousands of spam email, and they do more than cause distractions. Understanding DSD Distributed spam […]

Keeping your email safe

Email is one of the best things the internet has made possible. We use email to signup for websites, apply for jobs, make payments, and many more. But email users also run the risk of account hijacking, malware attacks, and other cyberthreats. To secure your emails, follow these crucial tips. Use separate email accounts Most […]

Creating a password? Don’t do these 4 things

Security researchers and IT consultants are quick to give people advice on how to create a strong password, and usually this comes in the form of a list of tips, strategies, and must haves. But recently, CyLab, an institution dedicated to cyber security research and education, decided to take another route.

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Spear Phishing: The Cyber Threat on Every Business Owner’s Mind

Spear phishing, or malicious emails targeted at specific industries, businesses, or individuals, is a top security concern amongst many American business owners.The average cost for a US business when they are successfully attacked by a spear phishing campaign is $1.8 million, and many security firms and solutions providers say these highly targeted email pushes are responsible for a great majority of security incidents.