Cybersecurity

What You Need to Know About the Rise in Supply Chain Cyberattacks

Cyber, Attack, Encryption, Smartphone, Mobile, Finger

Any cyberattack is dangerous, but the particularly devastating ones are those on supply chain companies. These can be any supplier – digital or non-digital – of goods and services. We’ve seen several attacks on the supply chain occur in 2021 that had wide-reaching consequences. These are “one-to-many” attacks where victims can go far beyond the …

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Why Gen Z Could Pose A Threat To Your Company’s Security

Generation hurdles

As we progress through 2022, more and more Gen Zers will be entering the workforce. When millennials entered the workforce, we saw different attitudes and behaviors than ever before, and we should expect Gen Zers to come with their own uniqueness and differences. You may think that since they are the first full generation to …

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6 Tactics to Protect Yourself from Social Media Phishing Attacks

Phishing, Credentials, Data, Login, Password, Internet

Phishing is the number one method of attack delivery for everything from ransomware to credential theft. We are very aware of it coming by email, but other types of phishing have been growing rapidly. In recent years, phishing over social media has skyrocketed by 500%. There has also been a 100% increase in fraudulent social …

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3 Common Cybersecurity Mistakes Made By Businesses

Tech Update - Common Cybersecurity Mistakes

It feels like every day we’re being warned about a new threat to our cyber security, doesn’t it? That’s for good reason. Last year, ransomware attacks alone affected 81% of US businesses. And the cost of cyber-crime is estimated to hit $10.5 trillion by 2025, according to the ‘2022 Cybersecurity Almanac’. But we’re still seeing …

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Business Leaders Say They Would Pay Ransom If Hacked Again

Tech News Update May 30 2022 - Ransomware

Ransomware is one of the fastest growing cyber-crimes in the world. Last year, 37% of businesses were victims of an attack. In case you didn’t know, a ransomware attack is where cyber criminals infiltrate your network (or device) and steal your data by encrypting it. The data is still there, but you can’t access it. …

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6 Alarming Phishing Attack Trends to Beware of in 2022

Hacking, Data Theft, Online Fraud, Cyber Crime, Hacker

In 2020, 75% of companies around the world experienced a phishing attack. Phishing remains one of the biggest dangers to your business’s health and wellbeing because it’s the main delivery method for all types of cyberattacks. One phishing email can be responsible for a company succumbing to ransomware and having to face costly downtime. It …

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No More Passwords? New Technology Hopes To End Them Forever

Tech News Update - No More Passwords

No one likes passwords! Creating them. Remembering them. Typing them in. Your whole mood can change when an application you’re using suddenly logs you out, and you have to go through login all over again. It’s frustrating for everyone. So, here’s some very welcome news, courtesy of Microsoft, Apple, and Google. The tech giants have …

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