Entries by carmel

How Do You Keep Your Data Safe?

According to University of Maryland’s School of Engineering, cyber attacks happen every 39 seconds. On average, computers with Internet access get hold with accounts using their corresponding username and password. Worse, the success rates are higher on accounts with a weak username and password. Honestly, I consider this as a huge threat to personal privacy and […]

5 Tips in Enhancing Your Cloud Security

Nowadays, cloud computing have its own ways of protecting data. Even so, you can’t help it that cloud-based services will interact and collaborate with other systems. All your employees will access, edit, remove, and transfer data from the cloud on a daily basis. Aside from that, your employees may not always use company devices. They […]

Network Security Threats and the 4 Ways to Protect Yourself

In the past, I have talked about the Mobile Security Threats that You NEED to Know About and I also shared some tips on What You Can Do to Avoid Mobile Security Threats? For this blog post, I will focus on the most common network security threats. Let’s all face it; the Internet connects us in a convenient […]

The Thing About Mobile Ransomware

Mobile ransomware is a malware cybercriminals use in order to acquire sensitive information from your mobile device. These criminals could keep your phone or any device locked until a payment is sent. Hence, if you do not heed to their demands, your data may not be returned to you. Often times, users are deceived into downloading […]

Getting to Know Malware and Learn the Many Ways to Prevent It

Malware is a short term for malicious software. Typically, this software is made to gain access or to damage a computer. This usually happens without the permission and knowledge of the owner. These malicious codes will creep in a device, and a malware can manifest in many forms such as adware, spyware, worms, viruses and […]

What You Can Do to Avoid Mobile Security Threats?

Upon reading Mobile Security Threats that You NEED to Know About (Part 1) and Mobile Security Threats that You NEED to Know About (Part 2), you may be scared of the threats that roam around the internet. But there’s NO need to panic. You can actually do something to protect yourself from these threats. In this list below, […]

Mobile Security Threats that You NEED to Know About (Part 2)

In Mobile Security Threats that You NEED to Know About (Part 1), I already start the discussion on the threats that could endanger your mobile devices and its contents. Worse, every year, the number of mobile threats keep increasing. Your phone gets more and more exposed each passing day. So, let’s get into it and talk about […]

Mobile Security Threats that You NEED to Know About (Part 1)

According to Symantec’s 2018 Internet Security Threat Report, the different mobile malware types increased by 54% from 2016 to 2017. Yes, in one year, it doubled. Wait, there’s more. Once a mobile malware gets into your phone, the other devices connected to your phone might be the next target. In a series of connected devices, […]