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Source: This article was published itweb.co.za - Contributed by Member: Anthony Frank The kids of today are comfortable in the digital space. They use digital diaries and textbooks at school, communicate via instant messaging, and play games on mobile devices. However, as much as the Internet ...
Source: This article was published gbhackers.com - Contributed by Member: Grace Irwin Google Dorks List “Google Hacking” is mainly referred to pull the sensitive information from Google using advanced search terms that help users to search the index of a specific website, specific file type and...
Source: This article was published winnipegfreepress.com By Lee Berthiaume - Contributed by Member: Anna K. Sasaki OTTAWA - The federal government unveiled its plan to bolster Canada's defences against nefarious online attacks and crime Tuesday, even as it acknowledged a shortage of skilled cyber-w...
Source: This article was usa.kaspersky.com - Contributed by Member: Barbara Larson Even though computers have become a constant feature of modern life, many people still don't realize the enormous risks that come from constant interaction with technology. Computer viruses are one of the oldest form...
 Source: This article was published home.bt.com By Laura Stevens - Contributed by Member: Dorothy Allen Widespread access to Photoshop and a guaranteed boost to social media standings means that fake image and viral videos can circulate around the internet so quickly that they can go around the gl...
Source: This article was published insights.speakwithageek.com - Contributed by Member: Deborah Tannen What Is Micro-VPN? Micro-VPNs are the smaller quantum of VPNs, at the level of an application or collection of applications. These are known as trusted applications; each of these trusted applica...
 Source: This article was published forbes.com By Michael Durkheimer - Contributed by Member: Alex Grey According to a new study conducted by the Pew Research Center, “bots” account for more activity on Twitter than humans: 66% of all tweets that share links to popular websites and articles ar...
A Virtual Private Network (VPN) is one of the most effective and cheapest ways of protecting communications, as well as identity, on the internet. A VPN will effectively hide all the details of communications from being visible to anyone. After connecting to the VPN, the only information visible to ...
At this year’s RSA Conference, Tripwire conducted a survey where it asked 200 security professionals to weigh in on the state of phishing attacks. More than half (58 percent) of respondents stated their organizations had seen an increase in phishing attacks in the past year. Despite that increas...
The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines security as measures taken to guard against espionage or sabotage, crime, attack, or escape. Those descriptive words also apply to the protections you must take when you're online to safeguard your security and privacy. We all realize by now that the Internet ...
Written By Bram Jansen A lot more people are concerned about privacy today than used to be the case a few years ago. The efforts of whistleblowers like Edward Snowden have a lot to do with this. Things have changed now that people realize just how vulnerable they are when browsing the web. When we ...
What would you do if your most private information was suddenly available online, for anyone to see? Just imagine: pictures, videos, financial information, emails...all accessible without your knowledge or consent to anyone who cares to look for it. We've probably all seen news items come out abo...
Cyberstalking is now more common than physical harassment, according to the researchers at Bedford University in England. Imbalanced individuals who obsess over others now have dozens of convenient online means by which to follow and attack their prey. Using email, sexting, Facebook, Twitter, Fou...
It’s powerful, it’s shiny, and everyone wants one, including thieves and hackers. Your MacBook holds your world: work files, music, photos, videos, and a lot of other stuff you care about, but is your MacBook safe and protected from harm? Let’s take a look at 5 MacBook Security Tips you use to...
Internet Phishing Scam, Example 1 Here they are, revealed: the phishingcon games of the Internet. They prey on ignorance, tug your heart strings, and promise professional services while secretly taking your account numbers and passwords. Don't get suckered by these convincing phish emails and web p...
What Are you trying to find out how to access the dark web and what is it? Well, look no further, we have gone and done the research so we could show you step by step the best and safest way how to access the darknet. We cover everything, from setting up Tor, how to choose a VPN, what not to do, f...
Phishing attacks are more rampant than ever before, rising by more than 162 percent from 2010 to 2014. They cost organizations around the globe $4.5 billion every year and over half of internet users get at least one phishing email per day. The best defense companies have against phishing attack...
As a follow up to our recent article on how to spot and stop phishing attempts, we’re now going to focus on the difficulty of recognising phishing and email spoofing attempts on mobile devices and how to overcome this. img src="https://www.beaming.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/SamPhone1-370x312.png" a...
Consumers are daily targets of email and phone scams, not to mention the frequent cyber attacks on big data. So it’s never been more important to safe lock your online security as best as you can. “The scams are changing every day and consumers aren’t knowledgeable about the new scams that a...
Being online is part of daily life, with Wi-Fi hotspots, mobile internet, and broadband connections spanning almost all of Britain, US and other developed countries. While this gives us an overwhelming amount of information at our fingertips, it also exposes surprisingly large amounts of our persona...
Cyber-crime has become one of the greatest threats to businesses, government institutions, and individuals, as hackers are constantly finding new targets and advanced tools to break through cyber defenses. As technology improves, new vulnerabilities are discovered and new obstacles challenge securit...
Young people are far more likely to have a positive experience surfing the internet than a negative one. That’s according to new research released to coincide with Safer Internet Day, which is being celebrated around the world today. However, young people’s digital lives are increasingly a doubl...
Cybercrime is everywhere, and the least you can do is read up about it. You might think Internet and email scams only affect those who are not tech savvy or do not keep up with the daily news, but that is not true. From IT professionals to teachers, to journalists, people from all fragments of soci...
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How virtual private networks (VPNs), proxy services, and onion routers help block ISPs (and search engines) from harvesting user data — and which of these internet privacy tools to choose. Years ago when Google, Bing, Yahoo, Facebook, Amazon, and hundreds of other organizations began harvesting a...
A Google engineer has revealed that despite Gmail being introduced ten years ago, the vast majority of email account users are still not using one of Gmail’s best features. Speaking at the recent Enigma 2018 security conference, Grzegorz Milka, a software engineer for the tech giant, said that o...

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