Category: cyber attack

who has been hacked

Who Has Been Hacked?

There are many businesses in the news as of late that have been hacked resulting in personal and private information being compromised. As an online business owner, you probably think “It will never happen...

James Lyne - TED Talk on Cyber Crime

James Lyne Says Cyber Crimes Happen Daily

James Lyne, a cyber security specialist with Sophos, presented a 20 minute TED Talk that you can and should watch here. In 2013, he discussed the basics of everyday cybercrime and the simple steps...

Digital Safe

What’s the Combination to Your Digital Safe?

Are you a business owner? If so, some of your most treasured and valuable possessions are kept within the solid, steel-like confines of your website and its server. Just as you should lock and protect your tangible safe...

Email Security Trust Guard

Top Three Email Security Tips

E-mail security is difficult. The primary problem is that even if you take precautions to protect your end of the conversation, you can do little to secure the servers and clients in between and...

TG Digital Bouncers

Hire Bouncers for Your Digital Night Club

In many ways, you probably wish your website was as popular as your local night club. ~  You want lots of interesting, upbeat, energetic people to visit often. ~  You want them to bring...

online security

The UK Is Taking Online Security More Seriously

Online consumers and social media users in the UK are finally realizing that they are at risk of identity theft and cyber attacks. According to ESET, this realization has prompted many of them to...

unexpected things that could be hacked

14 Unexpected Things That Could Be Hacked

It’s common knowledge that your computer can be hacked, but are you aware of the bevy of devices, items and industries that are also at risk of attack? In this new world of the...

Yahoo hacked in 2014

Yahoo Finally Confesses: 500 Million Users Were Hacked

Experts say it could the biggest hack ever in terms of scale. In comparison, a LinkedIn hack in 2012 affected 117 million accounts, and it was announced earlier this year that 360 million MySpace...

email from a hacker

Is That Email From PayPal Actually From A Hacker?

Have you ever received an email from PayPal that said “Your account has been limited until we hear from you”? But after you open it, you start to get suspicious.  Could it actually be...

900 Million Android Phones May Have Security Issues

Since 1993, DEF CON has been holding its annual hacker conventions in Las Vegas. As one of the largest such conventions in the world, security companies like Trust Guard share information about the security...