Malware Attack Tag

Ransomware Recovery Steps

Ransomware Recovery Steps

You've been hit, now what? Ransomware viruses have infected devices linked to your company's network, do you know your next move? The newest forms of ransomware to hit cyberspace are the malicious malware, Ryuk and Dharma. The malware uses brute force

Dharma Ransomware

What Is Dharma Ransomware?

Dharma ransomware is a virus that's directly inserted by a hacker into a user's open or weakly-secured Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) port. The access becomes available by utilizing email phishing, malicious attachments, downloads, or application patch exploits to remote into

Facebook Breach

Facebook Breach: Over 50 Million Affected

For the second time this year, 50 million Facebook users have been affected by a data breach. The first breach involved Cambridge Analytica earlier this year and the sale of user data. The most recent breach occurred at the end

3 Ways to Prevent Ransomware

3 Ways to Prevent Ransomware

Ransomware is a type of malware that generally holds a system or data hostage until a ransom is paid. There are different entry points hackers can access to deploy ransomware, such as a phishing attack or software vulnerabilities. Since data

Protecting Against Malware through HIPAA Compliance

Protecting Against Malware through HIPAA Compliance

Healthcare organizations are required to follow HIPAA compliance. While this may seem like a pain for more institutions, it is a good way to protect against cyber-attacks. The regulations enforce aspects that protect against malware, which is your best defense

4 Critical Functions of an IT Help Desk

4 Critical Functions of an IT Help Desk

When a system user has a question, the IT help desk technicians are one of the first to respond. Help desks have evolved in the recent years allowing remote technicians to provide services equal to those provided by an on-site

5-Step Data Security Checklist

5-Step Data Security Checklist

Data security accounts for protecting data against a breach, corruption, or unauthorized access. Sub-par data security puts your business at risk for a cyber-breach, software glitch, or even a malware attack. Take a look at this 5-step data security checklist

Cyber Security Checklist

Cyber Security Checklist for Small Businesses

Many business executives fail to acknowledge the risk of a cyber attack. Whether they think their business is too small or their data isn't valuable, they are wrong. Cyber criminals target businesses of all sizes. Even if you think your