Tag: cybercriminals

Education is a major ransomware target

2017 will go down as the year ransomware hit the mainstream, thanks largely to malware known variously as WannaCry, WannaCrypt or WannaCryptor 2.0. The malicious software compromised systems across Asia, Europe and beyond, affecting high-profile... Read More

How Can You Prevent A Ransomware Attack?

Ransomware is the digital version of extortion. It’s as simple as that. It uses age-old tactics to carry out a modern day crime, but the elements behind it are as old as human criminal activity itself. ... Read More

Cybersecurity Tips for Your Employees

Cyberthreats to your business are usually blamed on outsiders—nefarious programmers writing malicious code designed to pilfer your corporate intelligence, siphon your confidential customer information and/or raid your financial data. Sometimes, the... Read More

Knowbe4 Warns Parents About Digital Crime: Cybercriminals Target Children; Identities at Risk

Internet security awareness training firm KnowBe4 educates consumers how to protect children against online criminals amidst social media craze. Digital crime is on the rise—a type of crime in which your credit, financial security and good name are... Read More