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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Best of 2017 Interop ITX awards

Interop has 30 years of experience in the IT field, with its trade shows held at Mumbai (India), Tokyo (Japan), London (UK) and Las Vegas each year.

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.

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.

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.

Where can you find the cracks in your cybersecurity armor?

When hackers evaluate the protections of a system, they’re looking for any chinks in the armor.