June 28, 2017

Petya Ransomeware on Rise

The new Petya Ransomware spreading fast through Europe and US and it has crippled computers from major companies like Merck Pharmaceuticals, Food Company Mondelez and Shipping Company Mersk.  How it Started This is the second global attack by variant of ransomeware in the past two months and unlike the old ones Petya started by infecting an accounting software distribution system, which send infection to many other systems via update. The new ransomware locks the computer system and ask user for ransom in bitcoin format to release their systems. How It Spreads This ransomware currently delivered by infected systems, email attachments […]
June 13, 2017

Tips for Cloud Security

Many people are starting to use cloud storage, such as iCloud and DropBox, but there are security tips you need to know in order to keep your data safe while still giving you the ease of access. Don’t be fooled by the convenience, there are certainly some issues with cloud storage and security that you need to be on the lookout for. Each step you take will make your personal data safer. Read the Small Print One of the most important things you can do is actually read the Terms of Service (TOS) for anything you sign up for. Too […]