Breaches and Incidents: Top 5 Cyber-attacks in Quarter 1 – 2021

Credit to Author: Quickheal| Date: Thu, 17 Jun 2021 14:39:07 +0000

The second wave of the pandemic has hit India hard from a cybersecurity perspective. There has been a…

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Google Play store applications laced with Joker malware yet again

Credit to Author: Digvijay Mane| Date: Fri, 11 Jun 2021 13:58:59 +0000

Fresh Joker Malware Variant Targeting Android UsersFor the last three years, Joker Trojan is making its way on Google Play Store. Quick Heal Security…

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CRN names 12 Sophos executives to 2021 Women of the Channel

Credit to Author: Editor| Date: Mon, 10 May 2021 14:00:27 +0000

CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has named a dozen Sophos executives to its prestigious 2021 Women of the Channel list. This is the fifth year in a row Sophos has had more women named to the list than any other IT security company, all recognized for their strengths, vision, and achievements. This year’s [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/NUGkvAS_dRU” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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The risks of downloading apps from unauthorized app stores

Credit to Author: Quickheal| Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 10:47:34 +0000

Risk of downloading apps from unauthorized storesAs an avid smartphone user, do you get frustrated at not finding the app you want on the…

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11 Android settings that'll strengthen your security

Credit to Author: JR Raphael| Date: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 04:00:00 -0800

You might not know it from all the panic-inducing headlines out there, but Android is actually packed with powerful and practical security features. Some are activated by default and protecting you whether you realize it or not, while others are more out of the way but equally deserving of your attention.

So stop wasting your time worrying about the Android malware monster du jour and which security company is using it to scare you into an unnecessary subscription, and take a moment instead to look through these far more impactful Android security settings — ranging from core system-level elements to some more advanced and easily overlooked options.

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Ransom from Home – How to close the cyber front door to remote working ransomware attacks

Credit to Author: Trend Micro| Date: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 12:27:25 +0000

Coronavirus has caused a major shift to our working patterns. In many cases these will long outlast the pandemic. But working from home has its own risks. One is that you may invite ransomware attacks from a new breed of cyber-criminal who has previously confined his efforts to directly targeting the corporate network. Why? Because…

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If your smartphone is your life, here’s how you can keep it safe

Credit to Author: Quickheal| Date: Tue, 08 Sep 2020 15:17:20 +0000

We give a lot of thought when we think about upgrading our phones, but we often don’t give the same amount of consideration when it comes to our smartphone’s security. That’s a great pity because the prevalence of smartphones has made it a favorite target for all sorts of cybercriminals….

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Top Tips For Home Cybersecurity And Privacy In A Coronavirus-Impacted World (Part 1)

Credit to Author: Trend Micro| Date: Tue, 11 Aug 2020 12:50:08 +0000

Welcome to the new normal. We’re all now living in a post-COVID-19 world characterized by uncertainty, mass home working and remote learning. The lines demarcating normal life have shifted abruptly – perhaps never to return. That’s not the worst that can happen, as we all know, but it does mean we all need to get…

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