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10 Common phishing emails to watch out for

September 02, 2020

Previously, we talked about phishing and its four common types: spear phishing, whaling, clone/deceptive phishing, and CEO fraud. In this blog, we’ll tackle 10 phishing emails that cybercriminals commonly use to trick users. While SMS, voice calls, and websites can also be used for phishing, we’ll focus on email since 96% of phishing attacks arrive […]

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How will spam filters benefit my business?

August 17, 2020

Before we can answer this question, we must first understand why spam emails are bad for businesses in the first place. Spam is unsolicited or unwanted electronic messaging (usually in the form of email advertisements) that is blasted to lots of people. Receiving one out of a hundred isn’t that bad, but imagine being deluged […]

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3 Effective ways to prevent account takeover attacks

July 23, 2020

Year after year, the number of reported data breaches keeps soaring. In fact, 8.4 billion records were exposed in the first quarter of 2020 alone, which is a 273% jump from the 4.1 billion records exposed in the first half of 2019. However, despite these alarming statistics, many users continue to have poor cyber hygiene […]

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Tips for dealing with COVID-19-themed phishing attacks

July 15, 2020
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Even before coronavirus infections spiked again across Virginia in early July and threatened to overwhelm healthcare institutions, another menace — COVID-19-themed phishing — was attacking the industry, albeit from another angle: their trustworthiness. Cybercriminals are exploiting the popularity of coronavirus-related news and people’s trust in their healthcare providers. These bad actors use attention-grabbing email subject […]

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3 Ways to stop business email compromise

July 01, 2020
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The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) reported that in 2019, business email compromise (BEC) scams accounted for $1.7 billion or half the total cybercrime losses for that year. The FBI also received 23,775 BEC scam complaints — an average of $75,000 per complaint. In comparison, the average loss per complaint was $500 for phishing attacks […]

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Are you getting your money’s worth from your cybersecurity solutions?

June 28, 2020
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Cybercrime pays. In the 2019 study Securing the Digital Economy: Reinventing the Internet for Trust, Accenture claimed that “in the private sector, over the next five years companies risk losing an estimated US$5.2 trillion in value creation opportunities from the digital economy…to cybersecurity attacks.” While the paper did not provide an estimate for how much […]

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Free VPN vs. paid VPN: A guide to choosing the right one for you

June 09, 2020
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So you’ve finally decided to use a virtual private network (VPN) to increase your company’s security and privacy while connecting online. In your search for a VPN service, you came across plenty of paid options, typically ranging between $2 and $12 per month, depending on the provider and the length of subscription. But you also […]

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How hackers steal your passwords

May 25, 2020
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Passwords have become a daily part of everyone’s lives as much as mobile devices and technology have. People use passwords to gain access to company resources, manage their personal or financial accounts, and for entertainment and recreational purposes. Unfortunately, many take password protection for granted and end up being the victim of a cyberattack. Stealing […]

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How to secure your work from home staff during the coronavirus outbreak

April 21, 2020
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As the COVID-19 pandemic rages on, many organizations are losing clients and are adjusting operations to survive. With social distancing being practiced in the USA and across the World, businesses are forced to adopt a work from home (WFH) setup. However, this transition poses productivity and security challenges. Here’s what you need to know so […]

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Five tips to ensure productivity while working from home

April 15, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in many people working from home. In fact, according to Gartner’s recent survey, 74% of CFOs say they expect to move previously on-site employees to work remotely post-COVID-19. This means you’ll need to learn how to manage your remote workforce efficiently so they can remain productive. Here are some useful […]

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