Installing mobile applications on your Android device without proper verification can expose it to potential vulnerabilities, such as data breaches and unauthorized access. By adopting a systematic approach to app verification, you can protect your device and preserve the integrity of your personal data. This short guide offers practical tips on how to verify apps […]
Why verify Android apps before installing them
How to enhance your company’s BYOD security
Bring your own device (BYOD) is a trend that has grown in popularity because of the convenience it offers employees, but it also presents a serious security risk. If an employee’s personal device is not appropriately secured, it can become a potential entry point for attackers to gain access to sensitive corporate information. Therefore, it […]
5 Common cloud security threats to watch out for
Many businesses turn to cloud-based solutions for their data storage and processing needs, but it's also important to be aware of the potential risks of such solutions. Understanding and addressing the most common cloud security threats is key to keeping an organization's data and systems safe from cyberattacks.
Why you should avoid password autofill
With all the different passwords you have to manage, it can be tempting to just let your browser store your passwords for convenience. However, this “convenience” can come at a cost: hackers easily accessing your accounts. If you’ve been considering using password autofill, it’s important to understand the risks that come with it and why […]
How to create a strong business continuity plan
In today's fast-paced and unpredictable business landscape, it's more important than ever for companies to be prepared for the unexpected. Otherwise, they may struggle to get back on their feet and suffer the financial consequences of downtime. This is where a business continuity plan (BCP) comes in handy.
Password manager: What is it and why is it important?
When it comes to protecting company data, having good password habits is essential. Unfortunately, since the average employee has around 200 passwords, they tend to use easy-to-remember but also easy-to-guess passwords, such as "123456," "qwerty," and "password.
Keep your SMB safe from these hackers
As technology advances, so do hackers and their skill at infiltrating networks and systems. Small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) can be particularly vulnerable because they often don’t have a dedicated security team or ample resources to protect themselves. However, understanding the types of hackers attacking SMBs and what motivates them will go a long way […]
How to ensure the security of IoT devices in healthcare
With the widespread implementation of the Internet of Things (IoT) in healthcare, security concerns that were previously not considered have suddenly become a reality. In 2022, attacks using malware increased by 38% compared to the previous year. This equates to 1410 attacks per week – something device vendors must pay close attention to. Here are […]
Before buying antivirus software, consider these factors
With current threats such as viruses, ransomware, and spyware becoming more frequent than ever before, it is essential to have an effective antivirus program installed on your computer. When looking for the right one, however, there are some factors you should take into account. Cost While there are free antivirus programs out there, more often […]
7 VoIP security threats every business needs to watch out for
Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) has been steadily replacing traditional phone services as the primary means of communication for businesses. With VoIP’s low cost and versatility, it’s easy to see why many companies have made the switch. However, VoIP does come with its own set of security risks and vulnerabilities that businesses need to be aware of.