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Why use a VPN for remote employees?

History of VPN The idea of using VPN for remote employees is not new. VPN dates to 1996 when a Microsoft employee developed the peer-to-peer...

Amid Covid confusion, cybercriminals target electricity infrastructure

Amid the constant stream of news on the coronavirus pandemic, one event passed relatively unnoticed. On the afternoon of May 14, a company named...

The Covid-19 battle for networking privacy and security

If, before COVID-19, you were concerned about all the data that technology companies had about you, just wait. As stay-at-home orders push more professional...

10 network security considerations when remoting employees

What is Network Security? Corporate network security is a term that describes measures taken to ensure the safety and privacy of company data and information....

The social media battle of the bots and sock puppets

Social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram started out as a way to connect with friends, family and people of interest. But anyone...

AI has created privacy problems, but can it also solve them?

The stunning successes of artificial intelligence would not have happened without the availability of massive amounts of data, whether its smart speakers in the...

New normal of remote work demands protection against cyberattacks

The COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdown have forever changed how we socialize and conduct business. More and more, our personal and professional lives will...

Amid Covid confusion, cybercriminals target electricity infrastructure

Amid the constant stream of news on the coronavirus pandemic, one event passed relatively unnoticed. On the afternoon of May 14, a company named...

World sees surge in website defacement during pandemic

One consequence of the public’s compliance with social distancing and quarantines during the COVID-19 pandemic is a sharp decline in most types of crime....

Choosing a firewall for your remote employees

Why choosing a firewall is important According to the 2019 data breach investigations report (2019 DBIR) from Verizon, 43% of breaches involved small businesses. These...

Bitcoin halving – what does it mean for the cryptocurrency?

Bitcoin, the first and leading cryptocurrency in terms of trading volume and market capitalisation, went through its third “halving” on May 11 2020. This...

A lack of women in cybersecurity leaves the world at risk

Women are highly underrepresented in the field of cybersecurity. In 2017, women’s share in the U.S. cybersecurity field was 14%, compared to 48% in...

US cybersecurity commission calls for global cooperation

The global commons are under assault in cyberspace. Ransomware attacks, including North Korea’s WannaCry and Russia’s NotPetya, have disrupted vital medical services and global...

6 VPN Solutions for Network Security

VPN Solutions For Companies with Remote Employees There is an increasing need for companies, remote employees and private individuals to keep their corporate or personal...

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What you really need to know about Zoom security

The video conferencing app Zoom gained about 2 million new users in the first two months of 2020 – and that was before the...

How to avoid Internet congestion during lockdown

The current health crisis has led to a rise in the use of digital services. Telework, along with school closures and the implementation of...

Now is the time to close the digital divide

I’ve always believed that universal broadband internet access is a human right – just as important as food, shelter and water – that when...

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