How Hackers Can Hack Your Phone to Steal Pictures

We store a lot of data on our mobile phones including our family and ‘private’ pictures and leave no stone unturned to prevent them from evil eyes. But no matter how cautious you are, someone can snag your photos with a little effort and access to your public information. Here’s how one can hack your phone and steal the pictures. Cloud Storage: Cloud...

Top Three Cyber Security Threats of 2016 and How To Counter Them

The increasing threat of cybercrime is a major concern not only for bigger companies but the entire global community. The criminals use various methods to infect our systems, either to steal money or sensitive information. Let’s have a look at the top three cyber security threats on the rise at present, how they work and how you can secure yourself from...

Six Tips That Will Help Your Employees Counter Cyber Security Threats

The corporate hacking attacks continue to haunt the businesses across the globe. In the recent years, the data breaches at the companies like Target, eBay, and Sony have led to the theft of personal identity, credit card and security information of hundreds of millions of compromised accounts. However, that is the tip of the creepy iceberg as hacking attacks at...

Cyber Crimes Risks associated with software piracy

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International Software Laws defines software piracy as “An illegal act of copying, using and distributing software by individuals or organizations”. Individual and organizational users Companies or individuals when install particular software must purchase license. When agreeing to certain terms and condition the user is supposed not to violate. Each client (a company or an individual) has to pay against the license....

CYBER CRIME: A MAJOR THREAT TO SMALL BANKS

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The term cybercrime has emerged with the phenomenal growth of the social interaction on internet and its unscrupulous users. Basically it is the virtual way of committing crimes by the means of computers and internet. Cybercrimes are carried out to steal the intellectual property at individual, corporate and sometimes at the state level. Cybercrime has become a threat for financial...

CEH v9: Certified Ethical Hacker Version 9 Study Guide 3rd Edition

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If you’re preparing to take the CEH exam, you’ll undoubtedly want to find as much information as you can about computers, networks, applications, and physical security.The more information you have at your disposal and the more hands-on experience you gain, the better off you’ll be when taking the exam. This study guide was written with that goal in mind—to...

TOP 4 CYBER SECURITY THREATS TO ANDROID MOBILE DEVICES

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Understand the Impact of Exploits and How to Protect Your Organization A recent study by Check Point Mobile Security and a global cellular network provider found that one in 1000 devices were infected with mobile surveillance and mobile Remote Access Trojans (mRATs). These attacks were found on both Android and iOS devices; the prevalence of Android-based devices (over 80% of...

Tips and tools for white-hat Ethical Hackers

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The first picture materialize in mind after hearing the word ‘hacker’ is a bad character who steals the information from the computers of other people and use it in his execrable deeds, but that’s just dark side of story. The hackers are of two sorts – black-hat or malicious hackers, who exactly fit upon the aforesaid lines and white-hat,...