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How Important Is It To Have An Antivirus Software on Your Computer

Antivirus is software designed to protect your device against all sorts of malicious viruses. These viruses live on low-quality websites on the internet and can be found almost anywhere. Once you visit an infected site, open a fishy email, or insert an infected USB device into your computer, your...

How A Strong Antivirus Can Protect Your Data In The Cloud

As more and more users save their files, folders, and documents in the cloud, the importance of accompanying security has intensified. Adding an extra layer of security is equally important for individuals as well as businesses, and everyone wants to protect their data. Here are some things to think about...

Security System Monitoring and Equipment: What You Need to Know

Home security is by no means a one-size-fits-all enterprise. You can install a system that only makes noise when activated. You can opt for a system that makes noise and includes 24-hour monitoring. You can handle your own installation or hire professionals to install a system for you. The...

Whitelisting, Blacklisting and Other Endpoint Security Rules for Business

When you are using your own devices on your personal time, you are only risking your own data. But, when your employees are using their devices for work, they aren’t just putting their data at risk; they are threatening your business as a whole. According to a study by...

What are Executive Protection Services?

What exactly is executive protection services, and why is it important? Executive protection, or close protection as it can often be referred to, is the security and risk qualification procedures taken to ensure the safety of very important people (VIPs) such as, celebrities, executives, government officials, or other individuals...

IT Teams Struggle to Keep Pace with Malware

A recent survey conducted by an independent research firm for Norman ASA, a provider of content security and malware analysis solutions, revealed that IT leaders carry significant fears when it comes to the sophistication and volume of malware. Of the IT leaders surveyed for the study, 58 percent said their...

Phishing Scams: An Overview and How to Detect Them

Phishing scams represent a threat that is all around us. They do not appear to be disappearing any time soon, so you need to know what you can do to keep yourself from becoming a victim. This article will explain what phishing scams are and how to detect them. An...

How to Stop Phishing Scams

Do phishing scams have you paranoid about surfing the Web? They should not, as they can be stopped, and this article will tell you how. We previously covered the topic of phishing by giving you a basic definition of what it is.  To review, phishing is basically an instance where...

More of the Top Internet Scams

Today we will pick up where we left off to provide you with details of more of the top internet scams that cybercriminals have conjured up and have spread across the Web. Our previous article on the top internet scams detailed some notorious cyber schemes that deal with phony lotteries,...

FBI Issues Internet Security for Travelers and More

If you are a frequent traveler who connects to the internet through hotel networks, you should be on the lookout for malicious software, according to a recent warning issued by the FBI. The FBI’s warning came through the Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3), which is a partnership between the FBI...