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Every Fortune 500 company exposed on the darknet

If you believed Fortune 500 companies, with their larger budgets and widespread global influence, had stronger cybersecurity than small and mid-sized companies, you'd be mistaken. … Continue Reading

Proof that helping people can be a total waste of time and money

No doubt you've heard the buzz-phrase that you're part of a larger team at your company. Everyone works together to make sure things are running smoothly and everyone looks out for each other. As it turns out, according to two separate studies, that approach may be taxing on IT staff- sorry, team members. … Continue Reading

Protect against wave of malware that poses as an unassuming invoice

Most attacks your users fall for involve some form of executable file or macro that needs to be run. But there’s a current attack that’s posing as a harmless invoice – and users don’t even need to click on the link. … Continue Reading

A marriage, a divorce, and a tortured business relationship: One IT staffer’s story

What follows is a tech staffer's story that involves a non-compete agreement, a divorce, and a dying Windows XP computer. … Continue Reading

Target pays out largest multi-state settlement after breach: $18.5 million

Target has reached an agreement with 48 states related to its 2013 credit card breach that impacted 41 million Target customers. … Continue Reading

Malicious invoice hits user inboxes launches attack with link hover

Most attacks your users fall for involve some form of executable file or macro that needs to be run. … Continue Reading

There’s a new way to create stronger passwords

You’ve probably seen those password meters that tell users how strong their passwords are. The thing is, those meters aren’t as effective as they could be, say research teams from Carnegie Mellon University and Chicago University. … Continue Reading

How your internship program can compete against tech giants

It’s that time of year again: The temperatures are rising, schools are out, and internships are blooming. … Continue Reading

Trump signs executive order aimed at improving national cybersecurity

Last Thursday, the president signed an executive order that directs executive branch agencies to modernize their IT infrastructure and cybersecurity systems. … Continue Reading

Highly effective Gmail phishing scam causes alarm for IT pros worldwide

A recent Gmail phishing scam took the world by storm and compromised several Google accounts. … Continue Reading