Cyber Attacks

Cybersecurity

Crime-as-a-Service Could Be the Next Big Threat to Your Business

The professionalization of the Dark Web demands a more robust security approach.
Cyber Security

What Small Business Owners Need to Know About Cybersecurity

Forty-five percent of small business owners have been attacked -- without knowing.
Cybersecurity

To Understand Today's Cyber War Study Cold War Spycraft

High tech attacks on our democracy are based on strategy and tactics straight out of a spy thriller.
Hacks

Report: Another Major Ransomware Attack Spreading

Security researchers say a strain of ransomware called Petya or Petrwrap, which has similarities to WannaCry, is spreading like wildfire.
Cyber Attacks

Phishing In All Its Forms Is a Menace to Small Businesses

Phishing, SMiShing and Vishing (seriously) are cyberthreats harried business owners need to watch for.
Cybersecurity

Just Being Proactive Isn't Enough: What Entrepreneurs Should Do During a Cyberattack

Last month's 'WannaCry'' attack struck huge enterprises. Now, smaller businesses are wondering what hope they have for similar events.
Cybersecurity

What Happens When Your Small Business Is Hacked

Here are the most feared repercussions of a data breach and how startups can prepare for the inevitable.
Hackers

Hackers Can Use Subtitles to Infect Your Devices

Researchers from security firm Check Point said 'hundreds of millions' of devices running media players such as VLC, Kodi, Popcorn Time and Stremio are at risk.
Hacks

New Tool Could Liberate PCs Infected With WannaCry

It replicates the ransomware's encryption key, but it will only work if you haven't rebooted your computer since it became infected.
Cybersecurity

Fake Apps Pose New Phishing Threat

What every business owner needs to know about attacks like the Google Docs phishing scam.
Cybersecurity

4 Ways Ransomware Companies Behave Like Legitimate Businesses

The nefarious firms that target your data have become pretty sophisticated operations.
Cybersecurity

We Scored High on This Cybersecurity Quiz. How About You?

Pew Research Center released new data on Americans' knowledge of online safety.
Cybersecurity

The Biggest Threats in Your Inbox

Email communication still reigns supreme, and that means it's the preferred 'in' for cyber attacks.
Cybersecurity

Got Effective Cybersecurity Practices? Be Aware: The FTC Is Watching You.

Data breaches can happen to any business -- not just those with big names. Claiming "I didn't know" won't suffice when this happens to you.
Cybersecurity

5 Cybersecurity Tools Your Company Should Have

Smaller businesses are frequent targets for cyber crimes for a simple reason -- they're easy targets.