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Don’t Send Important Business Information Over SMS

SMS (Short Messaging Service) is a foundational messaging platform, empowering cellular communication for decades now. But the system is now,…
April 16, 2024
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How Following Cybersecurity Best Practices Keeps Your Accounts Safe

The tried and true cybersecurity best practices are classics for a reason. Using strong and unique passwords, never reusing your…
April 16, 2024
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Do You Know What’s in That Browser Extension?

Browser extensions are a great way to enhance your internet browser’s capabilities. Usually, they add one really good feature to…
April 9, 2024
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AI Poses Risk to U.K. Elections

We’ve discussed before how experts worry artificial intelligence and the technology that comes with it poses a potential risk to…
April 9, 2024
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New macOS Malware Tricks Users Into Enabling It

For years, the common assumption has been that macOS has far fewer viruses than Windows. While the chances for infection…
April 1, 2024
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AT&T Data Breach Affects Over 70 Million Customers

Over the weekend, AT&T disclosed it suffered a major data breach. The company says that 7.6 million current AT&T customers…
April 1, 2024
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The US and UK Accuse China of Spying on Millions of Citizens

Officials from the US and UK accused the Chinese government of an extensive cyberespionage scheme that targeted millions of people,…
March 26, 2024
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How SEO Poisoning Can Threaten Your Business

When you want to look something up on the internet, you turn to a search engine, like Google or Bing.…
March 26, 2024
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Unprompted MFA Codes Are Bad News

Multi-factor authentication (MFA) is one of the most powerful tools in your cybersecurity arsenal. When enabled, MFA can prevent bad…
March 19, 2024
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Is ChatGPT a Security Threat?

ChatGPT took the world by storm, and for good reason: The generative AI chatbot is capable of many feats, and…
March 18, 2024

Cyberattack Takes Lurie Children’s Hospital’s Network Offline

As a general rule of thumb, hackers—particularly those that engage in large scale cyberattacks—don't have much of a moral compass. They'll attack any business, large or small, if it means they'll make some money in the process. However, it's still...
February 6, 2024

Mastercard Is Using AI to Fight Fraud

Credit card fraud threatens both personal spending as well as your business' finances. Bad actors use a series of tricks to steal credit card information, and use that data to spend as much as they can before the target catches...
February 6, 2024

Senators Introduce New “Farm and Food Cybersecurity Act”

While personal responsibility goes a long way in preventing cybersecurity attacks, so too does legislative action. The more we can shore up our security from the top, the better off the entire system is. That's why it's intriguing to see...
January 30, 2024

Apple’s Stolen Device Protection Is a Powerful Security Tool

A good password is essential for securing your devices and data. However, it isn't foolproof. If a thief knows your iPhone passcode, for example, not only could they steal your device and unlock it, they could use that passcode to...
January 30, 2024

These Common Passwords Could Compromise Your Business

While there are plenty of excellent cybersecurity practices to follow, perhaps one of the top tips to keep in mind is to always use unique, difficult-to-guess passwords for all of your accounts. Of course, it's tempting to use a password...
January 23, 2024

How Copilot Can Boost Your Business in Microsoft 365

AI is everywhere these days, and Microsoft is certainly no exception. If you've been hearing about the company's latest AI endeavor, Copilot, you might be curious about what the tech can really do, and whether it's worth it for your...
January 23, 2024

Samsung Has Over 70 Bug Fixes for Your Galaxy Phone

The good thing about using a device made by a major company is the updates are usually reliable and effective. So it is with Samsung: The company's January update comes with more than 70 bug fixes for your Galaxy phone....
January 16, 2024

Watch Out for Hackers on Your Google Accounts

Google wants to retire the password, which is why it (along with other tech giants) are pushing passkeys as a security successor. However, sometimes passwords aren't the weak point in a security system. Case in point: It seems there's a...
January 16, 2024

Make Sure to Update Your Recovery Emails

When you forget your password, or otherwise lose access to an account, a recovery email can help you get back up and running. While it might feel safe to set it and forget it, you would benefit from routinely updating...
January 8, 2024

These New AI Scams Are Getting Too Good

Artificial intelligence is an exciting a nascent technology, that is already capable of impressive feats. Not all of those feats are good, however.  Of course, you have the “good:” Large language models like ChatGPT can help you do just about...
January 8, 2024
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