Security

Defeating the Skimmer: Why Chip Cards Are the New, More Secure Way to Pay

June 21, 2017
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Did you know the magnetic stripe on your credit card is made using technology that first emerged in the 1950s? Because it’s been around for so long, criminals have become experts at stealing the valuable information stored in that stripe. No wonder vendors worldwide are replacing swipe cards with the modern EMV (Europay, MasterCard, and […]

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Business Intelligence – Efficiency and Security

May 17, 2017
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An essential asset of many successful companies, business intelligence (BI) enables businesses to follow the right strategies, make smart moves and choose the most effective method of their realization. It is indispensable to marketers who use it to adapt to often volatile realities of the market and make fine adjustments to their product placement. Unfortunately, […]

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Essential ways to prevent cyber attacks

May 16, 2017
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Cyber crimes are becoming more frequent than before. A recent report by McAfee has estimated the cost of cyber crimes to businesses to be 400 billion dollars worldwide! Can you imagine that! You might be owning a small or mediums size online business thinking that cyber crimes only target the big companies. That’s false! In […]

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5 Easy Hacks to Keep your Yahoo! Account Secure

May 8, 2017
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Yahoo! is one of the widely used web products across the world. Starting from news portal, search engine, webmail service to the messenger; Yahoo! offer many incredible services to the users. However, every coin has two faces. Despite being one of the most reliable webmail services; it had suffered a massive data breach back in […]

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How to Establish a Cyber Security Action Plan for Your Business

May 5, 2017
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Cyber security is not an issue you can afford to ignore. Cyber attacks grow ever more sophisticated and hackers don’t sleep. A serious data breach is catastrophic for a company’s reputation, but with technology increasingly entwined in our everyday lives, businesses need a multi-faceted action plan if they want to minimize risks. There is no […]

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Tips for Landing a Job in Cyber Security

April 24, 2017
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If you have a passion for solving problems and keeping data secure, you’ll likely enjoy a job in the cyber security industry. These jobs are in high demand, and they’re well-known for paying well and having excellent job security. When you’ve made up your mind that you’d like to pursue a career in this sector, […]

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How to Come Up with a Strong Password?

April 11, 2017
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The importance of having a strong password is something that nobody can deny, but what does that really mean? Well, many people are almost superstitious or simply lazy, believing that the date of their birth or the name of their childhood imaginary friend will keep them safe. Others hope that the Internet swindlers and criminals […]

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Trends in Business Technology for 2017 and Beyond

March 30, 2017
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Technology is everywhere; in our pockets, around every corner (literally), in our private lives and in every single business in the world. Coming to terms with the fact that learning to “speak” technology is no longer a bonus, but an obligation is a key part in keeping your business afloat. With this in mind, here […]

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How to securing your email account

March 24, 2017
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We often forget how we depend on our email these days, thanks to our smartphone; everyone now must have an email address to use it. But then, we might not take enough precaution to make it more secure. Our email address contains so many private and important data to us. We can’t no longer just […]

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Private Cloud Security Considerations Guide

March 15, 2017
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Security Implication for Private Cloud There is little or perhaps no surprise in the fact that cloud computing is taking the world by storm. Talk of the massive advantages that come with the model, in the form of convenient and on-demand access to a pool of configurable computing resources among others. In fact, cloud computing […]

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Advice for installing security lighting outside your home

January 12, 2017
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The winter months mean that many UK homeowners leave for work when it is still dark and return at the end of the day long after the sun has gone down. As a result, installing security lighting outside of your home will enhance your safety and assurance when the days are shorter. Here, hosted security […]

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Best 5 VPN You Must Try

January 11, 2017
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There are many various benefits to using a VPN when browsing the Internet, which is why more and more people are starting to do just that. A VPN will significantly increase the security of your connection by splitting all the data you transmit over the web into packets, using a process called encapsulation. This makes […]

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Securing Your Online Business

November 8, 2016
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The news is filled with stories of hackers infiltrating companies and stealing sensitive pieces of data. In many cases, this data is the personal info of the customers of those companies. The hackers will then sell this data to other criminals or use it to create fake identities for the purpose of committing fraud. This […]

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How To Secure Your Network Against Hacking Attempts

October 21, 2016
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You can hardly find a place in a town or even a village which is not covered with a wireless signal. The wireless internet is available everywhere and because of this the number of hacking attempts and illegal activities began to increase. There are many tools which can help anyone steal your wireless password and […]

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Home Security Gadgets to Keep Your House & Family Safe

October 20, 2016
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If you want to feel safe in your own house there is no necessity to keep at home huge dogs, crocodiles or some other dangerous animals. Modern technologies are developing day by day to make our life more easy and safe, so if you wonder, how to make your house more burglary-resistant, you have found […]

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How to Keep Your Online Business Safe and Secure

April 6, 2016
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Businesses face many more threats than they did in the past. The problem is even greater for online businesses that use the internet to advertise, sell, communicate with customers, and process commercial transactions. Despite all of the security issues, there are many ways you can keep your online business safe and secure. Here are some […]

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How to Protect Your Data When Shopping Online

May 7, 2015
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Shopping online has boomed over the last decade. On Black Friday, there is no need to put yourself through long lines and crowds of people to get the good deals anymore. You can find almost anything you are looking for online. However, as more online shops pop up, we continue to find an increase in […]

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Time To Get Hold Of The Best Online DIY Home Security Systems

June 16, 2014
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There are different types of home security services, which you need to focus at, when the main area of concern is associated with security products for taking a close watch towards your home environment. If you want, you can easily go for the DIY kits, which are available from leading online stores, with just a […]

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5 Ways to Secure Your Android Device

June 5, 2014
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With the omnipresence of smartphones these days, it’s hard to believe less than 10 years ago the concept was almost unknown. Granted, there were PDAs and other devices around for some time before then, but Blackberry really didn’t start making a splash in the US market until almost 2006. The introduction of the iPhone in […]

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How to Encrypt your Android Device?

March 20, 2014
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When you are using smartphone devices you tend to keep all your crucial information handy by storing it in your device. But when you do that you must be extra careful because if it is misplaced or stolen, then all your data and personal information will be accessed by someone who can cause you harm. […]

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Cyber Security: The Biggest, Baddest Hacks of 2013

December 27, 2013
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Those who study history help evade future mistakes.  While particular circumstances constantly change, big data pursuits unearth patterns and the ability to ‘see’ into the future.  In recent years, after the surge of Web popularity and consumerism therein, small owners and major brands experienced security threats, hacks waged by tech-savvy rogues. While the act of […]

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7 Tips to Boost Your Digital Security

October 31, 2013
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The digital age has revolutionized our lives, but now that our homes are stuffed with internet-connected devices, the risk of compromising your online security is far greater. Just how safe are you—and how can you minimize your vulnerability when shopping online, paying your bills, or even checking your e-mail? Here are seven tips to improve […]

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Top Mac Antivirus Applications and Why You Need Any of Them

January 16, 2013
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Mac Defender: The First Major Mac Threat? In May 2011, the Apple company encouraged its users to use added internet security protection. Why? Because of a new threat named Mac Defender. Mac Defender is a program that functions like a real spyware removal client. It will present itself as a pop up telling you that […]

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Mobile Operating Systems – An Overview Of Security Features

December 9, 2012
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Increasing use of cell phones has extended this industry and now a day more Smartphones are sold than PCs. Smartphones are playing an important role not in the personal life of people but in their corporate life too. According to a study, a person spends more time on his Smartphone as compared to internet browsing. […]

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