Monthly Archives - April 2021

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HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED : NINJIO SEASON 3, EPISODE 7, UPDATE DOUBLE TAKE

In NINJIO’s Season 3, Episode 7, a meeting starts late after a link to Amazon prompted a software update – an update that IT knew nothing about.  It turns out that the culprit is malvertising.  It’s important to review links before you click on them, and to be aware [...]

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HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED NINJIO SEASON 3, EPISODE 6, RANSOMWARE IS EVERYWHERE

HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED: NINJIO SEASON 3, EPISODE 6, RANSOMWARE IS EVERYWHERE

In NINJIO’s Season 3, Episode 6, an entire city shuts down and panic ensures; crucial city systems are being held up by hackers using ransomware.  Either the city can try to gain access themselves or pay the perpetrators.  The first step is tracking down where the ransomware came from [...]

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What is Threat Intelligence?

What is Threat Intelligence?

What is Threat Intelligence – Digital technologies are at the center of almost every industry today. The automation and more connectivity they provide revolutionized the world’s economic and cultural institutions and brought risks in the form of cyberattacks. Threat intelligence is information that allows you to prevent or mitigate [...]

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7 Ways to Prevent Phishing Attacks in 2021

7 Ways to Prevent Phishing Attacks in 2021

7 Ways to Prevent Phishing Attacks in 2021 – As more criminals turn to online scams to steal your personal information, phishing prevention has become very important. Phishing emails can appear deceptively reliable. Some are even personalized specifically for you. Since you will likely end up with a phishing [...]

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HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED: NINJIO SEASON 3, EPISODE 5, THE MACRO TROJAN TAKEDOWN

HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED: NINJIO SEASON 3, EPISODE 5, THE MACRO TROJAN TAKEDOWN

In NINJIO’s Season 3, Episode 5, a routine day at air traffic control turns dangerous when the system begins to glitch.  Macro-based malware made it into the organization’s system, rendering their equipment useless.  The result could put innocent lives at stake.  Whenever an email is received with an attachment containing [...]

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HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED: NINJIO SEASON 3, EPISODE 4, 2 FACTOR FAKE OUT

HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED: NINJIO SEASON 3, EPISODE 4, 2 FACTOR FAKE OUT

In NINJIO’s Season 3, Episode 4, 2-Factor Authentication using your mobile phone (SMS) is a great security measure, and countless end-users have it in place – but that’s bad news for Nico as he tries to use some stolen credentials.  Nico and his hacking buddy think of a scheme to [...]

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5 Key Steps to Train Employees for Cybersecurity

5 Key Steps to Train Employees for Cybersecurity

5 Key Steps to Train Employees for Cybersecurity – Since everyday more data breaches and attacks affect business, today it is essential that you take the time to look at where your organization is vulnerable. You can set up any system to protect your business with cybersecurity, but the [...]

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