Cyberattacks have grown rampant in recent years, impacting devices of all forms, including smartphones and tablets. In 2023 alone, mobile Trojan attacks saw a critical rise and new malware variants emerged. We explore these trends below, highlighting key statistics from Kaspersky Security Network that business owners like you should be aware of to be able to protect your mobile devices and data.
Android’s open-source ecosystem empowers developers to customize and create applications, but it also gives cybercriminals an opportunity to exploit vulnerabilities, distributing malware through Android apps. Learn how to safeguard your Android device by effectively removing malware. Here’s how. How to remove malware from your Android device If your Android device is infected with malware, the […]
The digital era has brought about unprecedented convenience, but it has also opened doors for new and sophisticated forms of fraud. One such scam is Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) phishing, in which cybercriminals exploit VoIP technology to target individuals and organizations alike by pretending to be trustworthy entities and urging them to divulge sensitive […]
With cyberthreats becoming more sophisticated, safeguarding your personal information on social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter is crucial. In this guide, we’ll walk you through practical strategies to fortify your privacy on these popular social media platforms. 1. Review your privacy settings The first step to strengthening your Facebook and Twitter privacy is to […]
Data security is a concern for everyone in today’s digital age. To ensure data protection against common cybercrimes, it’s important to understand the fundamentals. In this article, we'll take you through a beginner-friendly quiz on data loss prevention (DLP), covering the basics you need to know to safeguard your valuable information in the online world.
Cloud technology has completely changed the way people handle and share data. However, the convenience that cloud technology brings also comes with the challenge of safeguarding information in the cloud from an array of cyberthreats. From ransomware to phishing attacks, the risks are ever-present. The good thing is that you can take some practical steps […]
A password is more than just an assortment of characters you’re required to enter in order to access your accounts. It is the first line of defense against potential threats and attacks. A weak password makes it easier for hackers or cybercriminals to gain access to your personal information, such as financial details or sensitive […]
Every day, we entrust the internet with our most sensitive information, such as credit card numbers, Social Security numbers, or even just our browsing history. With so much data at stake, it’s crucial to ensure that our communications are safe. This is where HTTPS comes in. What is HTTPS? When you visit a website, you […]
Baltimore may be the Charm City, but there’s nothing charming about being the target of cyberattacks in recent years. The city has suffered much at the hands of cybercriminals, from the February 2014 attack at the University of Maryland that exposed the private information of more than 309,000 students, staff, and alumni, to the December 2019 ransomware attack that hit the Maryland Health Department and shut down its services.
Cybercriminals recognize the potential goldmine of sensitive information stored in business mobile devices. This is why they exploit security gaps in such devices to launch attacks, compromising data, finances, and reputation. As a result, businesses must adapt to this evolving threat landscape and implement comprehensive mobile security strategies. Mobile threat detection (MTD) has emerged as […]