Category Archives: Cyber Security

Working from home: Cybersecurity tips for remote workers

Switching to remote working because of the coronavirus can create cybersecurity problems for employers and employees. One of the key measures to reduce the spread of Coronavirus COVID-19 is social distancing, which for many organisations means encouraging –  or instructing … Continue reading

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Why multi-factor authentication is an essential part of cyber security

Passwords are an essential part of staying cyber secure. But they’re not infallible. Cyber criminals can use various methods to guess, steal, and compromise your passwords. But multi-factor authentication can help. You can use multi-factor authentication to make it more … Continue reading

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Software updates: Why they matter for cyber security

Regularly updating the software on your computer and other devices is one of the easiest ways to protect yourself from cyber threats.And yet, many people still choose to avoid taking the simplest steps to update their software. Here’s the Get … Continue reading

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Email security does not end with your password

A strong password is a great start, but there are more ways to make sure that your email is as secure as possible Email is a crucial part of most people’s daily lives, but few people consider how it’s secured, … Continue reading

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GDPR vs. ePrivacy: The 3 differences you need to know

After months of waiting, the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) went into effect on May 25, 2018, and user inboxes were flooded with emails alerting them of changes to company privacy policies. However, even though the world has (mostly) … Continue reading

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Legion: Here’s how to keep your online accounts safe from malicious attacks by hacker groups

The hacking group Legion seems to be going after high level targets, in a campaign similar to the one executed by OurMine. The Legion group does not seem to be as sophisticated as OurMine, because they are choosing targets from … Continue reading

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New ‘Bash’ Software Bug May Be A Bigger Threat Than Heartbleed

A newly discovered security bug in a widely used piece of Linux software, known as “Bash,” could pose a bigger threat to computer users than the “Heartbleed” bug that surfaced in April, cyber experts warned on Wednesday. Bash is the … Continue reading

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