Ransomware is a kind of malware that blocks computer users from their systems. It does this either by locking some folders or locking the system’s screen until a ransom pays. The history of this malicious software dates back to 1980. In 1980, the first ransomware identified to be PC Cyborg also known as AIDS began. Read More
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In recent time, due to the tremendous progress in the use of the internet, any business that is serious about growth finds a way to establish an online presence. Presence has led to an increase in the demand for websites and also the proliferation of web hosting service providers. However, there is a need not only to apply caution while selecting a web hosting service provider but also to note necessary parameters to look out for before hosting a website. These tips help save you a lot of hassle and stress.
Continuing after a disaster Why Plan? There is no doubt that business continuity and disaster recovery (BCDR) are two overlapping terms in organizational planning. Both terms are processes that assist organizations to prepare for the unthinkable. Whether it is disruptive events—whether human-made or natural such as a hurricane, earthquake or power outage caused by something Read More
Legislation last week was announced last week by a joint House and Senate Democrats and Republicans that seems to be the first response to the “ransomware” outbreak that occurred globally. he sooner we, as a company know, about vulnerabilities that can affect our company the better.
Cyber Security is currently a real need. Businesses of all kinds involve sensitive information especially those of customers. As information is usually gained from cyberspace, businesses are not really safe. If the information gets into the wrong hands, the cyber breach could cause catastrophic damage. Also, one small cyber breach on an Industrial Automation facility and production grinds to a halt.