Cyber Security and Networked World

Other people see this same world as being quite horrific, and bringing up huge issues in terms of privacy and security, and do not believe it will ever really happen. The internet of things essentially refers to a process where pretty much every device that …

Virus vs Malware

Most of the time we will say we have a virus in our computer and much like the ones we can get in our bodies, these viruses attack our computer’s hard disk space or central processing unit which makes it very hard to fix. By …

Malware Works

Malware comes in many forms. It can take the shape of spyware, keyloggers, worms or viruses, but they all do the same thing to a computer: they mess with the operating system and gain access to your information, which can lead to identity theft. Malware …

Bitcoin Ransom

Launches an initial DDoS attack (ranging from a few minutes to a few hours) to prove the hacker is able to compromise the website of the victim. Demands payment via Bitcoin while suggesting they are actually helping the site by pointing out their vulnerability to …

Virus Protection Software for PC

The best security programs are able to keep up with all of the new and rising threats. It’s a race of sorts, so it’s in your best interest to purchase a software solution that includes daily, automatic updates. It should be able to keep up …

Data Breach

If you’re a small business and have about 5,000 customers in your database that’s just over $1 million in expenses just to comply with state and federal laws and doesn’t even begin to measure the costs associated with damage to your reputation or brand. That’s …

Learned From The Facebook Breach

Identifying all devices involved in public access of company data including firewalls, routers, switches, servers, etc. Develop detailed access-control-lists (ACLs) for all of these devices. Again change the passwords used to access these devices frequently, and change them when any member on any ACL in …

We Must Mourn The Casualty Of Technology

If that all sounds a bit ‘Big Brotherish’, as predicted by George Orwell when he wrote 1984 in 1948, perhaps he got it right. Certainly, we’re three decades beyond his nightmarish vision of the future, but there can be little doubt that we are being …

Android APK

Applications that are developed for Android platform are Android application. Each application when developed carries many different files and folders within it, that defines its functionalities and resources, and in order to run that app in mobile, one need to create an archive that contains …