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

Ethical Hacker

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

Cyber Crimes attack on small business

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

Top Security Threats

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...

FBI, Microsoft launched assault on global cyber crime ring

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The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and Microsoft Corp have launched a major assault on one of the world's biggest Global cyber crime rings, which they believe was involved in stealing over $500m from bank accounts during past eighteen months. The authorities of about 80 countries, including Australia, Germany, Brazil, Ecuador, Hong Kong, Holland, Spain, Iceland, Indonesia, India, and UK...

How Cyber Criminals operate

Cyber Crime Watch

Cyber Crime might have been begun as an attempt at gaining egotistical rights and infamy through high-profile website attacks and viruses, but now it has turned out to be a profession. Today the threats are targeted, detached, and the only purpose behind launching a cyber attack is to make money. The cyber criminals steal your money and information from the...

What is Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attack and how to prevent it

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Cross-site scripting (XSS) is the most prevalent website attacks today but many webmasters overlooks it. The attack causes distributed denial-of-service and SQL injections attacks.  According to a latest study report, about 75% of United States’ government websites are found to be susceptible to XSS attack. XSS attacks hunt their victims by using the connection user and website he/she is accessing....