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Brand Protection. Why Does Your Business Need It

Branding is everything in a business since it represents value, both in the way the market perceives you and what the nature of your company really stands for. No successful business has ever gone with a brand identity to distinguish them; that’s why intellectual property (IP) infringements always hurt once it happens.   We talked […]

date:  May 17, 2021 comments:  0
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Must Have Online Brand Protection Strategies For Businesses

Many businesses are thriving online, but they continue to be at risk of brand abuse, malware attacks, and even phishing. In effect, they receive revenue losses, negative customer reviews, and strained employee morale. This is why businesses like yours should consider investing in brand protection, allowing you to keep your assets in check and avoid […]

date:  May 17, 2021 comments:  0
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What Is Brand Abuse and How Does It Impact Your Business

Businesses work tooth and nail to establish a brand identity, one that would set them apart from a saturated landscape. It captures the different personalities of companies, giving them unique attributes that would carry their name for the long haul. That’s also one of the primary reasons businesses protect their intellectual property, but being in […]

date:  May 17, 2021 comments:  0
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How Artificial Intelligence Is Used For Cyber Security Attacks

Cyber security and intelligence companies all over the world are constantly battling against the most severe risk to businesses, organisations, and governments worldwide: cyber attacks. As technology progresses and makes life much more convenient and easier every day, cyber attacks are becoming more widespread and efficient. Cybercriminals and malicious third parties have vast arsenals that […]

date:  May 10, 2021 comments:  0
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ECommerce and Fraud. Buyer Beware!

Your business is more vulnerable than you think. As technology becomes more sophisticated, so do fraudulent schemes. Companies that run their operations online must prioritise their website security—and this especially goes for those in the e-commerce industry. The big, wide world of the Internet means you are exposed to many elements. Yes, you’re able to […]

date:  May 10, 2021 comments:  0
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Cyber Security Mistakes Software Developers Should Avoid

Software development is a rapidly growing industry that millions of businesses and organisations depend on. However, these software development companies can also become a target of malicious cyber attacks due to the nature of their work. During the development of any application or software, there could be countless mistakes that could weaken your software’s defenses […]

date:  May 10, 2021 comments:  0
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Why Risks Scores Lead to Poor Threat Intelligence

There are plenty of perceived risks when you use technology and go online. Unfortunately, those are now ubiquitous in modern life. As such, you may look into cybersecurity solutions to have the necessary countermeasures and protection. One of them that is getting popular is risk scoring through cyber threat intelligence. Risk scoring through cyber threat […]

date:  Apr 29, 2021 comments:  0
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Underneath IcedID. What You Need To Know About This Trojan

Over a decade ago, it easier to detect and avoid malware. It often came in colorful emails with suspicious grammar and spelling or websites that were obviously not trustworthy. However, these days, malware has grown so much more sophisticated that people often download them onto their devices without realising where they wrong. This is especially […]

date:  Apr 29, 2021 comments:  0
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Trickbot, not just an ordinary hat trick

With almost everything going digital nowadays, the threat of being affected by malware is at an all-time high. This is why every business that conducts online transactions must be aware of how they can protect themselves. TrickBot, for instance, is one that is under watch today.   What is TrickBot? TrickBot is known to originate […]

date:  Apr 29, 2021 comments:  0
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The Effects of Fake Apps on Your Business

Mobile apps are exceptional platforms for businesses, especially during the global pandemic when many users spend their time online more than ever. App downloads jumped to billions, and users’ screen time significantly increased. As apps continue to be an integral part of everyone’s lives, criminals are using them to engage with unassuming mobile users. These […]

date:  Apr 21, 2021 comments:  0
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