Posts tagged "data protection"

It’s hard to browse online these days because of the widespread cyber threats, not to mention the continuous evolution of malware attacks. If you’re using the Google ecosystem to connect to the world — whether it’s Gmail, Drive, Google+, and so on, then you’re pretty much signing up to have your personal information scanned by…

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Online shopping is becoming a great demand, especially during the holiday season. While it’s convenient shopping for your gifts online, it can also be a bit risky if you’re not careful with your personal information. Reports of identity theft and credit card fraud see a significant uptick this time of the year because hackers know…

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How familiar are you when it comes to various ways malware is distributed over the Internet? Over time, people have become wiser and more vigilant that they can’t be easily tricked by a “Nigerian Prince” email for example. However, it doesn’t mean that cybercriminals are stopping there; it only means that these bad people have…

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Every day, thousands of online accounts get compromised, and cybercriminals use several different methods to hack into accounts and steal the user’s personal information. Phishing attack is the considered one of the most notorious methods of stealing information. Hackers can create a copy of a login page of a legit website and trick you to…

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It’s a hard fact — that as we delve deeper into the World Wide Web, protecting your identity from criminals gets harder by the day. The moment you provide your personal information to another entity — whether it’s a bank, an online survey, or a medical health provider — you give up control over that…

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For enterprises, securing mobile devices is a continuing challenge as they deploy more mobile applications. In some cases, security risks are overblown; while in others, they are underestimated. Do you want to know some myths about mobile security that IT security people should be aware of? Continue reading to find out what these are. 1….

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Sharing information on social media has become a double-edged sword. It’s fun to share things about our lives to keep up connected to our friends and family, but sometimes sharing too much can actually drive people away and may also compromise our personal safety. Nowadays, there are many ways to share things about our lives…

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