Vastaamo psychotherapy data breach sees the most vulnerable victims extorted

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 20:31:28 +0000

A Finnish psychotherapy practice suffered a data breach (or two). Now its patients are receiving extortion messages.

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Lock and Code S1Ep18: Finding consumer value in Cybersecurity Awareness Month with Jamie Court

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 26 Oct 2020 15:30:00 +0000

This week on Lock and Code, we talk to Jamie Court, president of Consumer Watchdog, about the consumer value in Cybersecurity Awareness Month.

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Lock and Code S1Ep15: Safely using Google Chrome Extensions with Pieter Arntz

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 14 Sep 2020 14:49:08 +0000

This week on Lock and Code, we talk to Pieter Arntz, malware intelligence researcher for Malwarebytes, about Google Chrome extensions.

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PCI DSS compliance: why it’s important and how to adhere

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Thu, 03 Sep 2020 20:57:25 +0000

PCI DSS compliance is an important topic for those in the online payment and credit card industries. But if it’s so crucial, why is it so hard to maintain?

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How safe are you while making transactions on the Internet?

Credit to Author: Akuti Ojah| Date: Mon, 17 Aug 2020 05:45:27 +0000

Banking and shopping online have become a reality of our lives now, especially during this time of the pandemic. We all have to agree to the fact that it has made life very convenient. It saves time and effort. However, there have concerns about the safety of online banking. You…

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Is your router exposed to cyber threats? Here’s how to safeguard it

Credit to Author: Akuti Ojah| Date: Thu, 23 Jul 2020 11:51:33 +0000

Given that a large number of people use a router to connect to the web, chances are that maybe you using a router at home to access the Internet. While you must be aware of a host of cybersecurity threats that you are exposed to while you browse the Internet,…

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Data Breach – Understanding the severity of it

Credit to Author: Akuti Ojah| Date: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 12:45:04 +0000

A data breach is a security gap in which information or data is accessed or stolen without authorization. It is a breach of trust between the owner of the data and the party that accesses it without consent. To put it in simpler terms it a nonconsensual usage of someone’s…

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