Tag - CyberSecurity

Fake Windows Update Installs Ransomware on PCs

One such campaign claims to be from Microsoft, advising people to update Windows, but doing so will install ransomware on a computer. Researchers from Trustwave’s SpiderLabs discovered the spam emails, which come with an 'Install Latest Microsoft Windows Update now!' or 'Critical Microsoft Windows Update!’ subject line. Microsoft, of course, doesn’t send out Windows updates through email. The messages contain just one sentence, [...]

Cybersecurity Awareness for Employees

In an effort to further enhance a company’s cyber defences, we want to highlight a common cyber-attack that everyone should be aware of – phishing. "Phishing" is the most common type of cyber attack that affects organizations like ours. Phishing attacks can take many forms, but they all share a common goal – getting you to share sensitive information such [...]

Free Content Download: Ransomware Prevention

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Google Issues Patch for Chrome Zero-Day Flaw (Update your browser right now!)

Google's head of Chrome security has warned all Chrome users to update the browser immediately to patch to a zero-day flaw that was being exploited now. Google issued a warning about the attacks yesterday in an update to a post about a Chrome update released on March 1 that contained one security fix. Enterprise admins and Chrome desktop users on the stable channel [...]

A Step-Up on Two-Factor Authentication

A recent report by Krebs on Security showed that more than 89,000 employees at Google have not been victims of phishing attacks since 2017, thanks to their implementation of 2FA security keys. 2FA or Two-Factor Authentication is a recommended secure method that requires you to provides a password to your online services and also come up with another piece [...]