Tag Archives: data protection

DoorDash Gets Data Dashed After Breach

DoorDash Data Breach The food delivery company DoorDash was compromised on May 4th 2019. The company said the data breach exposed the data of 4.9 million users, delivery workers and merchants. Fortunately, users who made accounts after April 5, 2018 were not affected by the breach. However, the breach exposed names, phone numbers, order histories, […]

Data Protection 101: Keystroke Loggers

Keystroke Logging is a software that tracks the keys that you type on your keyboard, as you type them. In example, if you were to start typing a document, a keystroke logger would be able to use their own special software to be able to monitor each key you have typed and figure out what […]

Why Cloud Security is Better for Your Business

In May 2017, there was a massive, worldwide ransomware attack known as WannaCry that targeted computers running on Microsoft Windows operating system. Organizations that had not installed the Microsoft security updates were affected by the attack.  If you’re reading this thinking, “That’ll never happen to me or my business,” you’re not alone, but you’re likely […]

Riviera Beach Got Hacked : Forced to Pay 600K in Bitcoin

Cyber-attacks are becoming ever more frequent, affecting local business, schools and even cities. Most recently, it was reported that Riviera Beach had to pay 65 bitcoins, which is the equivalent of $600,000, to hackers after a government employee clicked on a malicious email link three weeks ago. This was a classic case of ransomware. A […]

7 Tips to Prevent a Cyber Hack for Small and Medium Sized Businesses

Cyber Attacks Happen Every Day  Every day there’s a cybercriminal hacking a company. The news is flooded with new victims. Most people turn a blind eye until it happens to them. Unfortunately, hackers target all types of businesses whether they be big or small. Why? Data is always useful. A mildly knowledgeable hacker can sell […]

How to Stop a Rogue Employee?

If you have a business, it is very important to take care of your data the best way that you can. This means you have to learn what social engineering is and you have to make sure that you avoid any issues that can appear from it. Social engineering is a system that allows hackers […]

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