Posts Tagged: hackers

Where Are the Rights for Cyber-Crime Victims?

Where Are the Rights for Cyber-Crime Victims?

June 17, 2015

Ballard Spahr LLP, a law firm that helps companies with cyber-crime compliance issues and litigation, as well as other things, released information of the lawsuit on a major hack within a university’s networks. The press release was of Pennsylvania judge’s dismissal of a class action lawsuit filed against the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). […]

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Computer Security Watch – Small Business Security

Computer Security Watch – Small Business Security

December 16, 2014

Small Business Security And You!         Today’s Top Threat Trojan.Ransomcrypt.O The newest iteration of the ransomware Trojans is back. The Trojan will encrypt files with an extremely detailed algorithm and demand payment for your files back. Now would be a good time to back up your files just in case! Today’s Top […]

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Some Basic Ways To Help Maintain Your Computer’s Security

Some Basic Ways To Help Maintain Your Computer’s Security

September 5, 2014

Have you ever noticed just how much of our lives depend on electronics now? Not only do we use our phones for just about everything these days, but we also tend to live through technology. From Facebook to Twitter to Instagram, we post about everything that goes on in our lives today. Everything we do […]

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Many Of Your Devices Could Be More Vunerable Than You Think

Many Of Your Devices Could Be More Vunerable Than You Think

August 5, 2014

We live in a world today where everything is connected. It’s come to the point that society seems to be dictated by how “in the now” you are. How current is your technology? Can your phone function as a computer? Can you surf the web while also getting on Facebook from your TV? Do you […]

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Hackers Get Smart, Companies Get Smarter By Investing in Cyberinsurance

Hackers Get Smart, Companies Get Smarter By Investing in Cyberinsurance

March 19, 2013

Hackers and and other cybercriminals are getting smarter by the minute, finding new and improved ways to give you a bad day with the press of a button. Thankfully, companies that are typically targeted by these hackers and cybercriminals are getting smarter too. New research shows that the number of companies purchasing cyberinsurance has increased […]

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Teach Your Employees 3 Essential Things About Tech Security

Teach Your Employees 3 Essential Things About Tech Security

March 6, 2013

Think about your office and the people you have sitting behind the computers.  Or think about your remote workforce in their home offices or on the road with their laptops and mobile devices gripped firmly in their hands.  Whether you realize it or not, all of these workers play a vital role in protecting your […]

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Oracle Releases Emergency Patch to Deal with New Vulnerabilities in Java

Oracle Releases Emergency Patch to Deal with New Vulnerabilities in Java

March 5, 2013

Oracle recently discovered that hackers have been exploiting two different vulnerabilities in Java running in web browsers and, in response, has issued an emergency patch that should be capable of dealing with the problem. According to  a security alert released by Oracle, “These vulnerabilities may be remotely exploitable without authentication, i.e., they may be exploited over a […]

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Did Infamous Hacker Group Anonymous Get Hacked Themselves?

Did Infamous Hacker Group Anonymous Get Hacked Themselves?

March 5, 2012

There is nothing sweeter than poetic justice. Somebody getting what is coming to them is really one of the best things somebody else can witness. It can be great if the person getting what they deserve is getting something good, or it can just be flat out ironic. Such is the case with Anonymous, the […]

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New Computer Virus Could Track Down and Eliminate Sources of Cyber Attacks

New Computer Virus Could Track Down and Eliminate Sources of Cyber Attacks

January 9, 2012

Cyber attacks are quickly becoming a very serious threat to internet users all over the world. Every day we are hearing more and more about big businesses and government websites that are getting hacked by different groups and causing mayhem for everyone involved. The bigger problem is, however, that it is extremely hard to completely […]

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Cybercrime Expected to Rise in 2012

Cybercrime Expected to Rise in 2012

December 9, 2011

Unfortunately, issues involving cybercrime are only expected to increase in the coming year which is leading many technical support companies to advise users on how to be proactive and protect their PCs. These firms are developing new hacker protection plans designed to help protect your computer from these viral attacks. According to a Senior Product […]

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