malware

Is antivirus all you need?

Many companies take they view that as long as they have an antivirus package installed on their computers, they’ll be fully protected from cyber attacks. After all, many antivirus packages offer a wide range types of protection, and are sold as a “one stop” solution, but is that the case? Very often not. What is the point of antivirus products? Computer viruses first appeared in the 1980s and were quite simple. Initially, written as a way of demonstrating the author’s…

Read More

Why small and medium businesses are hackers’ favoured targets

Why small and medium businesses are hackers’ favoured targets According to Watchguard Technologies (a leading Internet security vendor), a staggering 80% of small and medium businesses believe that they’re too small to be of interest to hackers. However, their research shows that it is exactly these companies which are hackers’ favourite targets. But why? A false sense of security leads to an easy target As many small businesses don’t think of themselves as a target, they don’t bother to take…

Read More
Latest Tweets
Google Play announces 2019 Malicious App Crackdown | https://t.co/tghJUNISfZ10 hours
Researchers have identified multiple security issues with a Lenovo "smartwatch" | https://t.co/yxnPcFCyUC11 hours
RT @BwdChamber: Due to the rapid demand for places, we've extended capacity at our first #MeetTheMembers event at Toni & Guy #Brentwood nex…12 hours
'Old Phantom Crypter' supplants older Microsoft Office exploit builder tools | https://t.co/8VhqgdXE2j13 hours
A 14-year-old researcher found a serious, zero day vulnerability in macOS’s key store but refuses to share the tech… https://t.co/olbZp60Yas13 hours