Network Security

August 2014

Gmail Hacking Revealed Details for Almost 5 Million Accounts

By |August 9th, 2014|

You might be wondering, if Google can have security issues, how do I protect my company?

What happened?

Hackers revealed nearly 5 million Gmail account details and passwords on Bitcoin Security – a popular Russian website devoted to cryptocurrency. The leak became known after a user posted a link to the log-in credentials on Reddit frequented […]

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May 2014

Cryptolocker Malicious Software is Running Rampant

By |May 9th, 2014|

What is CryptoLocker? CryptoLocker malicious software basically holds your files for ransom.  The software is typically spread through infected attachments to emails or as secondary infections on computers which are already affected by the virus. The virus enters your system through the opening of attachments.  It then starts to encrypt your files.  Once they are encrypted […]

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Internet Explorer Breach

By |May 5th, 2014|

55% of the PC browser market vulnerable to attack
An Internet Explorer breach is leaving users vulnerable to a hijack. Hackers created a website which allows the installation of malware when the site is visited. If you’re searching the web using Internet Explorer you can be tricked into visiting a site which will install malware […]

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April 2014

The Heartbleed Bug

By |April 9th, 2014|

It’s been a while since there was a computer security bug we all had to worry about. Unfortunately, it seems like we may all have been facing one for two years and not even realized it.

Yesterday, security researchers announced a security flaw in OpenSSL, a popular data encryption standard, that gives hackers who know […]

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