Malvertisers are once again abusing ad technology platform AdSpirit and exposing visitors of the MSN homepage to malware. These attacks appeared to have been primarily focused on Germans users via an ad for Lidl, one of the Germany’s leading supermarkets. This is not the first time we have caught malvertising on MSN or via AdSpirit…
The Cost of Downtime in a Workplace Let’s face it. Computer Systems can be very challenging especially for small and medium businesses. Undoubtedly, technology has streamlined businesses and simplified our lives but a business can face multiple constraints when it comes to productivity. From IT security to poor hardware & software, system updates to harmful..
2016 could be the year of ransomware, and companies need to be prepared to face this malware threat. According to a recent report from Intel Corp’s McAfee Labs, the number of ransomware attacks is expected to grow in 2016, and that could create costly problems for SMBs. CAM has put together 4 Things You Need..
THE COMPUTER FRAUD and Abuse Act, the law that’s been at the heart of almost every controversial hacking case of the past decade, is in the news again this month. Prosecutors recently used the law to convict journalist Matthew Keys on felony hacking charges, drawing rounds of condemnation on the web. Edward Snowden, for one,..
An escalation in the frequency, severity and impact of cybersecurity attacks damaging corporate operations, finances and reputations is forcing boards of directors to take more active roles in their company’s defensive posture. However, the level of participation in their companies’ risk mitigation strategy remains lacking, according to new research from PwC.
RICHARD PLOM IS a coder and a musician. He leads development of the iPhone app at Vine, after more than a decade of coding at Apple, and on the side, using a modular synthesizer, Apple’s Logic Pro software, and a classical Indian instrument called the sarod, he makes his own tunes.