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,...

Four ways Small Businesses Can Fight Against Cyber Crimes

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Today the small businesses increasingly rely upon the latest internet technologies to remain cutthroat within local and global market. However, with this they are also becoming more vulnerable to cyber criminals. A cyber crime attack can leave catastrophic impact on the small business, which usually haven’t resources to hire an in-house team of security experts and rapidly recover from the...

Who are cyber criminals and how to fight against them

Information technology (IT) has made a revolutionary impact on our lives. The world has become a global village and the worldwide communication has become fast and efficient.  The traditional products of IT are telephone, mobile phone, fax machine and computer but its most earth-shattering invention is internet. From business to the showbiz industry and the press, the internet has modernized...

Top four cyber security threats

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Today, the machines have become integral part of our lives and imagining life without them is almost impossible. But our fascination with technology to stay in touch, shop, stay updated with the news and explore the things has numerous drawbacks. Our data can bare to the cyber criminals who are involved in the credit card fraud and identity theft...