Don’t Fall for URL Obfuscation Emails

Don’t Fall for URL Obfuscation Emails

Not all cyber attacks involve malware or other complex technologies. Some of them only involve URLs that look like a business’s or brand’s real website address. You may receive an email that features one of these emails. Upon following it, you may provide...
Polymorphic vs Metamorphic Malware: What’s the Difference?

Polymorphic vs Metamorphic Malware: What’s the Difference?

Malware is one of the most common cyber threats facing businesses today. Most businesses, of course, have some type of information technology (IT) infrastructure. If infected with malware, it may cause data loss or data theft. While all malware is inherently...
An Introduction to Penetration Testing in Cybersecurity

An Introduction to Penetration Testing in Cybersecurity

Penetration testing plays an important role in cybersecurity. It’s designed to reveal vulnerabilities in a network or information technology (IT) infrastructure so that they can be resolved. When left unresolved, vulnerabilities can lead to an attack. Most cyber...
What Is Mobile Ransomware?

What Is Mobile Ransomware?

Of all the different forms of malware, none are more destructive than ransomware. Ransomware can encrypt your data while demanding that you pay a fee or “ransom” to regain access to it. Research shows that the number of ransomware attacks has increased by...
The Dangers of Blended Cyber Attacks

The Dangers of Blended Cyber Attacks

Have you heard of blended cyber attacks? Also known as blended threats, they involve the use of multiple forms of malware — or multiple forms of other cyber attacks — to cause harm. During a typical cyber attack, you can expect a single instance of...
What Is DNS Hijacking? What You Should Know

What Is DNS Hijacking? What You Should Know

Have you heard of Domain Name Server (DNS) hijacking? It’s become an increasingly common cyber threat. Hackers use it for a variety of purposes. Among other things, DNS hijacking can be used to capture login information, steal data, deploy malware and phishing....