search

Category: Internet Security


Keeping Yourself Safe Online During the Holidays

Posted by in Internet Security, Technolohu, Web Security

When it comes to using the internet, it is common to use it the most during the holiday season. Whether you are looking items up online that you’d like to purchase or you’re looking to place orders, it’s imperative that you keep yourself as safe as possible on the internet. This is crucial when you…


Google Releases New Security Measures to Protect Your Account

Posted by in Cyber Security, Google, Internet Security, Web Security

Google has now released Advanced Protection measures, which provide additional protection against hackers and other cyber attacks, according to The Verge. It will make it harder to sign into your account, thus preventing hackers from being able to do so. It is designed for people who are at a high risk for cybersecurity attacks, such…


Tips for Keeping Yourself Safe Online

Posted by in Internet, Internet Security, Web Security

It’s not uncommon for people to lose vital information on the internet. This is problematic because it can deter you from getting ahead in life due to lost information. Stolen identities and credit card information are all too common online, and this is why you need to take steps to ensure that you are safe…


Cloudflare Security Breach

Posted by in Cloudflare, Internet Security, Web Security

Cloudflare is a United States-based company that provides Internet security and enhances website performance of the websites associated with it. The company has recently been faced with a security breach when a bug caused portions of data to leak from its customers’ websites.   An investigation by the name Cloudbleed has been launched to get…


Yahoo Attacked by Foreign Government

Posted by in Internet, Internet Security, Yahoo!

Yahoo users were recently shocked to find out that their email accounts were hacked three years ago by a foreign government. In August of 2013, over a billion accounts were accessed in order to steal information about people. All of their phone numbers, email addresses, passwords, and security questions were put up for sale by…


New Malware Threats Lurk On At Least Half the Web

Posted by in Internet Security, Malware

The internet is increasingly hostile these days. It was recently discovered that half of the world’s most popular websites are susceptible to malware. Malware is a computer program designed to harm users in some way. The attacks can range from stealing user information to destroying family photos.   Researchers have concluded that the widespread use…


Massive International DDoS Criminal Network Taken Down

Posted by in Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS), Internet, Internet Security

Law enforcement just made a major breakthrough in the ongoing war against Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks. Police all over the world coordinated the simultaneous arrest of 34 suspects and officially warned over 100 other alleged attackers. Investigators had used information obtained from the recently shutdown DDoS-for-hire service Netspoof in order to facilitate the…


Government Officials Say Internet Security Is Insufficient

Posted by in Internet, Internet Security, Web Security

Internet security has been in the news quite often over the past few years. However, the situation is not getting any better. This is according to some of the top officials in the Obama administration. The thing that has many people in Washington concerned is the abundance of devices currently available on the market that…


Firewall Companies Say NSA Vulnerabilities are Legit

Posted by in Cisco, Fortinet, Internet Security, Web Security

Cisco and Fortinet Say NSA Weaknesses are the Real Thing Being able to successfully hack a computer database, especially a major government database proves that technology in the wrong hands can be quite devastating. Recently, a group known as the Shadow Brokers decided to post tons of data on the internet this past weekend, after…


close
search
Categories

Hi, guest!

settings

menu