Ransomware Alert: Herbalife attack hits 20M in one day

Ransomware Alert: Herbalife attack hits 20M in one day

A new, rapidly growing ransomware threat was discovered by the Barracuda Advanced Technology Group that is primarily delivered as an attachment via email, claiming to be from company Herbalife. The message impersonates a 'copier' file delivery (i.e. email sent by a copier/scanner). The attack appears to be spreading very quickly and just in it's first day since it was identified, 20 million have been hit.

6 Cybersecurity tips for business travelers

6 Cybersecurity tips for business travelers

If you travel for business either away from your office or internationally, you might want to think about cybersecurity to protect your data. A lot of information, both personal and professional, could become the target of corporate spies. Hackers might also target you if they think you have something valuable.

5 Password Basics to Keep Your Digital Life Safe

5 Password Basics to Keep Your Digital Life Safe

Passwords are the gatekeeper to most of our digital lives and while they may seem like an antiquated way of authenticating who we are, good password basics are a key part of protecting us from damaging identity, data and financial theft. Did you know that 54% of people use 5 or fewer passwords across their entire on-line life? Or that on average, 6 unique passwords are used to guard 24 on-line accounts? With so many potential victims, cybercriminals follow a simple premise: Go after the low-hanging fruit! Good passwords may not 100% protect you from hackers (there’s other ways they can trick you into volunteering information), but it adds a high enough level of complexity that they usually move to the next easiest victim.