Unfortunately, many businesses will fall victim to fraud at some point during their lifecycle, which might not only cost them a considerable amount of money but their reputation, too. For instance, your company could become the victim of hacking, phishing, or a fraudulent transaction.
Data loss is a serious problem for businesses. Every business needs to know what steps to take to prevent against it.
How Much Does Data Loss Cost United States Businesses?
According to a 2014 report, it costs United States enterprises around $1.7 trillion a year. That figure is probably a lot higher today.
The world has seen a dramatic transformation. The turn of the 19th century was like taking a flight instead of walking. The destiny is getting better, making lives easier. A large portion of this was made easier by the internet.
Internet meant better and easier communication. As this technology got better, the uses and its scope began to widen. The horizon expanded and the possibilities grew. This lead to the rapid development of the World Wide Web. This got people closer and things were made easier. Information was readily available and there for absorption. During this expansion new ways were found to utilize the internet and the web.Continue reading “Strategies to Fight DDoS Attacks on your Website”
Starting a new company always takes up a lot of effort and time. There are various factors that need special focus like cybersecurity. One of the crucial aspects to remember while establishing up your new company is to ensure browser security on the systems. It is necessary to configure then securely else it might lead to severe online security issues. Your complete system can become susceptible to hackers ultimately leading to data theft. Scenarios like spyware getting installed or third-party intruders taking control can occur. There are certain chrome fundamentals to be kept in mind. These aid in having browser protected from malicious activities.
A driving license is one of the important identity proofs issued by the Indian authorities. One cannot simply apply for a new license if the previous one is lost. You need to inform the authorities immediately and then apply for a new one by filling the driving license online application form.Continue reading “What To Do If You Lose Your Driving License?”
With the number of cyber threats that are looming around the corner in this technologically driven world, cyber security has never been as important as it is today in modern business. Cyber security hacks can cause catastrophic disasters for your company privacy, client privacy and finances, so in this article, we will look at the importance of cyber security in modern business. Interested in safeguarding your business and all that you have worked so hard to achieve? Read on to find out more. Continue reading “Lock and Keyphrase: The Importance of Cyber Security in Modern Business”
A while ago, Ken Goldberg a respected inventor and researcher in the field of robotics together with Matei Ciocarlie, an assistant professor with an interest in robotics gave a Google talk about robots with their heads in the clouds. Continue reading “Are Robots Ready to Completely Go Online? Analyzing The Crucial Role Cyber Security Will Play in Future Robotics”
When establishing a business website, you should prioritize security as much as any other feature. Even a relatively simple breach could cause devastating damage that might disrupt customer experience and impact revenues. There are many solutions you could implement that will secure your online business including getting reliable hosting and installing layers of security. Continue reading “Tips for Making a Secured and Reliable Online Business Website”
The frequency and sophistication of cyber attacks continue to grow, and it is now safe to say that such attacks represent a threat to every company and every individual in all the developed parts of the globe. Continue reading “How to Reduce the Risk of a Cyber Attack”
Today, I received an email that I have got a refund from my tax paid in 2017. The email look really genuine and asked me to click a link which will help me to claim my refunds directly to my bank account.As I looked at the email, the email seemed to have come from noreply @ income tax india efiling . com (without spaces) via a website www 87 . world 4 you . com (without spaces). Since I teach cyber security, I thought this would be a good case to showcase in class as an example. Continue reading “Phishing Attacks in the guise of Income Tax Department, GoI”
It is not surprising that most people in the business world are not eager to spend time discussing their data backup strategies. We rely on IT quite a bit, and we need to ensure that all the data we are using is protected and backed up. None of that makes it an interesting topic to converse about however, and that is why you will often find that people are not willing to spend much time having a conversation about the process. But we think that you should have all the information if you are thinking of making changes to your data backup methods. Continue reading “3 Innovative Approaches to Improve Your Data Backup”
As cloud-based computing evolves and Amazon emerges as an early leader in the renting of cloud space, more businesses are migrating to Amazon Web Services (AWS) than ever before. But a poorly planned cloud migration can expose a business to data intrusion vulnerability. Explore the following important steps to keep your AWS cloud secure. Continue reading “How to ensure your AWS is secure”