Web creator Tim Berners-Lee launches global plan to protect the internet

Nov 26, 2019

Creator of the worldwide computer network Sir. Tim Berners-Lee launched a global plan over the weekend to implement initiatives that prevent the spread of political manipulation, fake news, privacy violations, and other content that makes the online medium a non-toxic medium.   Called the Web

Weak passwords are still essential obstacles to corporate security.

Oct 16, 2019

Even with increased investment in digital security, companies still suffer from the reuse and adoption of weak passwords adopted by employees, points to LastPass by LogMeIn's 3rd Annual Global Password Security Report. The study provides insight into employee password adoption behavior and analyzes

Twitter says it used security data for advertising

Oct 15, 2019

The social networking site Twitter said this week that emails and mobile numbers sent by users to enable two-factor authentication were "inadvertently" used for advertising. According to the company, the data was not shared with third parties, but used to target ads made within the platform.  

What are the main robberies suffered by criptomoedas exchanges?

Oct 10, 2019

Hacker attacks on criptomoedas exchanges are more common than we would like. Robberies can range from a few billion to billions of dollars, hurting not only businesses, but also their customers and investors.   Those responsible for the exchanges should stick to the flaws their systems may ha

Data Security Flaws You Should Not Commit

Sep 25, 2019

Any company is likely to fail data security regardless of its size. Want an example? Even major players in the market, such as Amazon, Google and Yahoo, have already been affected by virtual attacks and stealth data leakage.   Not coincidentally, at least eight of the ten most common data sec

Do you know what spoofing is?

Sep 17, 2019

Spoofing is the most popular type of hacking attack in recent times, where one person impersonates another or a legitimate company to steal data, break into systems and spread malware. Learn how spoofing works and protect yourself.   The term spoofing comes from the English verb spoof (imitat

Is your e-commerce really safe?

Sep 10, 2019

Here is a sincere question to ask you: do you know how much your digital campaigns are exposed to fraud? How secure are your data and data on your leads? How safe are the consumers who are making a purchase on your site?   In digital marketing, fraud is a real problem. So real that, by 2015 a

Four Reasons You Turn Off Your Bluetooth

Aug 26, 2019

Bluetooth, a technology present in cell phones, computers and other electronics, makes file sharing easier, but experts say it may be safer to keep it turned off. The technology was the target of a flurry of criticism at Def Con, the world's largest hacker conference, held in Las Vegas from August 8

Preventing Data Breach

Aug 21, 2019

Data breach means a security incident in which sensitive, protected or confidential data is copied, transmitted, viewed, stolen or used by an individual unauthorized to do so. It may involve exposure of personal information like social security numbers, credit card numbers or bank details, healthcar

7 basic security tips in IoT

Aug 15, 2019

By 2017, Gartner estimated that there would be 8.4 billion Internet Stuff (IoT) devices in use - a 30 percent jump from 2016. But all of this advanced, integrated technology leaves room for potential security threats such as hackers and malware. If you use a smart device, increase your safety with t

Eight safety tips for those who want to invest in digital currencies

Aug 14, 2019

Anyone investing in or planning to invest in cryptocurrencies needs to keep in mind that one of the essential precautions to avoid problems is to reinforce care about information security. According to Galeno Garbe, Bitcoin Market CSO, just like any other online transaction, trading in virtual curre

Security is central to Edge Computing

Aug 08, 2019

Enter social networks and talk to friends, access that online store, browse the categories and choose the ideal product. Sign in to YouTube or Netflix to watch your favorite channels and series. Interact with the virtual assistant to know the agenda of the day and the weather forecast for the weeken

Tips to Protect Your Digital Privacy

Aug 02, 2019

How do you feel safe? A camera installed at the entrance to the building? Alarm in the car? Walls and fences? We need certain protections to feel safe. In the digital universe, it is no different, to protect our information and maintain our privacy we need certain tools.   A VPN protects our

Security and risk management trends

Jul 29, 2019

Gartner has identified seven emerging security and risk management trends that will affect security, privacy and risk leaders in the long run.   Gartner defines "top" trends as ongoing strategic changes in the security ecosystem that are not yet widely recognized, but are expected to have a b

Communication with employees is better weapon against cyber attacks

Jul 24, 2019

EY Consulting, which has heard more than 1,400 executives globally, pointed out that for 54% of national organizations, the great vulnerability in the company are malicious and inattentive collaborators, while 45% said they could hardly foresee threats of data theft.   The fact is that the th