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Top 3 Common Phishing Attacks You Should Know about – Part 1

In a digital world where 4.03 billion people worldwide have active email accounts, it’s safe to say that it has become an essential communication tool — from heavy-hitters like Gmail dominating 61 percent of millennials and 54 percent of Generation X, while Yahoo and Outlook follow closely behind. Whatever platform your business uses to communicate, […]

date:  Apr 12, 2021 comments:  0
by:  Paula Boyden category:  All Read More

Top 3 Common Phishing Attacks You Should Know – Part 2

Many people, especially professionals, like to think they can protect themselves against cyberattacks like phishing. Back in the day, it’s easier to tell legitimate emails from fake “you-won-a-million-dollars” spams that people can immediately trash at a glance. Sharpening your awareness and honing your skills in distinguishing phishing attacks should increase your protection, especially for employees. […]

date:  Apr 12, 2021 comments:  0
by:  Paula Boyden category:  All Read More

Spoofing and its Implications on Phishing Threats

Within the discussion of phishing threats, one particular situation that needs more attention is spoofing, a cyber attack that relies on using false data within a network in a way that allows hackers to use certain mediums to impersonate someone people can trust. While emails, phone calls, and websites are the most popular, some can […]

date:  Apr 07, 2021 comments:  0
by:  Paula Boyden category:  All Read More

Why You Need Cybersecurity Services for Social Media Marketing

Saying that the internet is bustling with activity is an understatement. Millions upon millions of different operations, activities, and tasks are taking place every second, whether the action be taken by robots or humans. Most of these activities occur on social media platforms, all thanks to the millions of individuals using it every single day. […]

date:  Apr 07, 2021 comments:  0
by:  Paula Boyden category:  All Read More

3 Types of Phishing Threats Your Organisation Can Encounter

Since we are living in the age of information, your data and its protection are now more valuable than ever. Even more so is the case for an organisation like yours, which can be considered a hub for sensitive details about financial details, industry secrets, and the like. Unfortunately, as the Internet and technology become […]

date:  Apr 07, 2021 comments:  0
by:  Paula Boyden category:  All Read More

Anti-Phishing Solutions: Does My Business Need it?

The digital landscape is a busy marketplace full of consumers, business owners, organisations, and companies, and with that comes a bunch of digital thieves waiting to make their way to your sensitive data. Unfortunately, one of the biggest issues of the digital age today is the increasing number of phishing activities. And sadly, anyone — […]

date:  Mar 25, 2021 comments:  0
by:  Paula Boyden category:  All Read More

Do B2B Chemical Companies Need Brand Protection Services

Business customers today are more likely to research manufacturers, sellers, and distributors. They can go online and look at their prospective partners’ websites or check e-commerce platforms to learn about their offerings. Customers can also procure materials independently; many B2B businesses use digital channels to complete transactions. The chemical industry is no exception, and the […]

date:  Mar 24, 2021 comments:  0
by:  Paula Boyden category:  All Read More

What are MitM, DoS and DDos Attacks?

Your brand deals with confidential data that requires constant protection and security. Due to this, cybercriminals can attack you anytime, which can damage your information, ruin your relationship with your customers, and even place them in legal jeopardy.   This act is called a cyberattack, an offensive action that uses different methods to alter, steal, […]

date:  Mar 17, 2021 comments:  0
by:  Paula Boyden category:  All Read More

Factor to Evaluate When Hiring Brand Protection Service

Now more than ever, with a larger number of consumers remaining home due to the on-going pandemic, businesses need to rely on the internet to continue their operations and reach their market. However, your company would be more exposed to online threats, cybercriminals, and brand abuse.   Since most transactions should be done from a […]

date:  Mar 17, 2021 comments:  0
by:  Paula Boyden category:  All Read More
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