Posts tagged "data breach"

Personal Cyber Security: Staying Safe In A Digital World

From January 2017 to September 2017, there were a total of 391 cyber security incidents (that we know of). Averaging over 40 incidents a month, it is critical that your personal cyber security is as strong as it can be. Not only will you benefit from increased personal cyber security but so will anyone in which […]

October 16, 2017 | Hannah Brandon | Views: 2656

Types of Wireless Network Attacks

Photo Credit: Christiaan Colen via Flickr CC Our modern networks are increasingly moving towards wireless technologies. As convenient as they are, wireless connections have one major drawback – security. Compared to their wired counterparts, securing wireless technologies poses a bit of an extra challenge. My main focus for this article will be security over WiFi access, but I’ll […]

February 18, 2016 | 405ashley1952 | Views: 39833

What is Cyber Warfare?

Photo Credit: Cyber attacks via Christiaan Colen cc Over the last couple decades the Internet of things has expanded rapidly. Individuals, businesses, and governments worldwide rely on Internet connectivity for daily activities. As this dependency begins to extend into our nations infrastructure, we find ourselves increasingly vulnerable to cyber attacks. Now more than ever we […]

January 6, 2016 | 405ashley1952 | Views: 4299

How to Secure Consumer Protected Health Information

The black market sales of medical information is a lucrative business and has resulted in the healthcare industry being a target for cyber criminals around the globe. Additionally, the lack of security measures and resources in place throughout the health industry makes it an easy target. 

September 2, 2015 | Ashley Wheeler" class="author">Ashley Wheeler | Views: 2108

Top 5 Cyber Security Threats for 2016

Everyone is a potential target of cyber crime and you don’t always know when it will hit. What we do know is that there are five prevalent cyber issues we continue to face in 2015, 2016 and possibly even further.

August 27, 2015 | Ashley Wheeler" class="author">Ashley Wheeler | Views: 6283