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SEC Issues Cybersecurity Alert After WannaCry Spreads Worldwide

SEC Issues Cybersecurity Alert After WannaCry Spreads Worldwide

Due to the worldwide ransomware attack, WannaCry, which began spreading to over 150 countries on May 12, 2017, the SEC issued a cybersecurity ransomware alert on May 17, 2017. According to the Risk Alert, hackers are using Microsoft Remote Desktop Protocol, Windows Server Message Block version 1, phishing emails and malicious websites in order to […]

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Gmail Phishing Scam

Gmail Phishing Scam

A new, highly-effective phishing scam has been discovered by security researchers and it has continued to gain popularity among hackers over the past year. Due to the popularity of the scam, it has began to target other services aside from its original target, Gmail. The issue with this scam is that even highly experienced technical users […]

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A New Era of Business Continuity: The Rise of Ransomware

A New Era of Business Continuity: The Rise of Ransomware

The technology orientated world we live in today is a wonderful thing, however, as our world becomes more tech-involved we are beginning to experience hazards that we didn’t have to worry about previously when it comes to business continuity. Cybersecurity issues are now a main concern of companies when creating a Business Continuity Plan (BCP) […]

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Including Cybersecurity Trainings in BCPs Prevent Human Error

Including Cybersecurity Trainings in BCPs Prevent Human Error

Cybersecurity is a major priority for companies of all sizes in today’s world. However, due to the lack of proper training and procedures, cyber-attacks have been more prevalent leaving sensitive information exposed. As the business world continues to rely more heavily on the internet and technology as a way to store and transfer confidential information, […]

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