Online Safety

Google’s latest defense against malware

The battle for your online safety goes on in the ether, here is Google’s latest defense against malware, even protection for businesses and data loss Some highlights from last week’s releases include… New machine learning models in Gmail to block phishing, New warnings for employees to prevent data loss, Protecting your business with the latest security advancements (i.e. blocking CryptoViruses)… Read more →

The web’s greediest villain: ransomware – from Code42 Security Blog

The web’s greediest villain: ransomware – from Code42 Security Blog

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month. Here is a GREAT article on how the Ransomware got it’s start from the blog over at Code42. Full article: https://blog.code42.com/the-webs-greediest-villain-ransomware/ Article snippet… Becoming infected with a ransomware program—be it CryptoLocker, CryptoWall, CTB-Locker, TorrentLocker, or one of their many variants—can feel like the digital equivalent of getting mugged. The software encrypts targeted files on the… Read more →