What could be worse than a ransomware infection? How about getting infected by crypto-ransomware that taunts you by slowly deleting your encrypted files while increasing the ransom demand until you pay for the decryption key? And don’t reboot your PC, or else the ransomware will delete 1,000 files at once as a reprisal.
Choosing a quality web hosting company is one of the toughest decisions. It becomes really difficult to pick a credible, fast, reliable and secured web hosting company especially for those who are new to online industry. It is essential to have a quality web hosting company for your website’s success to avoid any hosting problems..
A cybercrime gang has been using new malware to target business customers of banks in the United States and Canada and steal millions of dollars, primarily from business accounts, researchers at the IBM X-Force security group warn.
WordPress update 4.5 “Coleman” named in honor of jazz saxophonist Coleman Hawkins, is available for download or update in your WordPress dashboard. New features in 4.5 help streamline your workflow, whether you’re writing or building your site. WordPress Update 4.5 “Coleman” Editing Improvements Inline Linking Stay focused on your writing with a less distracting interface..
WordPress is great for setting up a website quickly and easily. If you want to ensure that your WordPress services are secure, you are going to have to take some steps. WordPress prioritizes security and ensures that the people using their products do not face issues. There have been a few cases where some big..
RANSOMWARE HAS BEEN an Internet scourge for more than a decade, but only recently has it made mainstream media headlines. That’s primarily due to a new trend in ransomware attacks: the targeting of hospitals and other healthcare facilities.
Putting measures in place to protect your business is a work in progress. Whether it includes some of the topics I previously covered such as creating an inventory of key files or deciding which risks to retain, you can always learn new lessons and improve your practices. You’ll need a plan for continuous improvement. Technologies..
The toughest challenge in any new process is taking the first step. Once you’ve started the work, you can build momentum to carry forward. Let’s consider how to get started with business continuity planning.
BRAND-NAME SOFTWARE BUGS with flashy public relations campaigns are commonplace since the Heartbleed vulnerability was announced in 2014 with a media-friendly name, logo, and web site. But another bug is on the horizon that is setting a new bar for brand-name bug disclosures. It’s called Badlock and it’s already receiving a lot of controversial attention,..
It’s still easy to sit back and say, “What’s the problem? I just won’t click any suspicious emails or visit any “not safe for work” websites…how on earth are these supposed hackers going to cause issues with my tiny widget business?” Read on… Six ways YOUR business may be targeted: Your internal and internet facing..