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Mac malware is growing faster than nasties going for Windows

Mac malware is growing faster than nasties going for Windows

Software nasties targeted at MacOS are on the increase faster than ones for Windows, according to antivirus biz Malwarebytes. Malicious software targeting users of Apple Macs has leapt over the last year, the security outfit said in its latest State of Malware report....

Latest phishing scam is spreading fake invoices loaded with malware

Latest phishing scam is spreading fake invoices loaded with malware

Prolific malware turned botnet shows no signs of slowing down as campaigns are launched against financial institutions in the US and UK. A notorious malware campaign is targeting banks and financial institutions in the US and the UK with cyberattacks that are not only...

Using WhatsApp on Your Computer Could Put Your Files at Risk

Using WhatsApp on Your Computer Could Put Your Files at Risk

The desktop platform of WhatsApp has more than 1.5 billion monthly active users. The flaw affected WhatsApp desktop versions prior to 0.3.9309 when paired with WhatsApp for iPhone versions prior to 2.20.10. Researchers have reported a vulnerability in WhatsApp desktop...

Millions of Macs are hit by this malware every year

Millions of Macs are hit by this malware every year

The popular misconception that Macs don’t get viruses has become a lot less popular in recent years, as Apple devices have weathered their fair share of bugs. But it’s still surprising that the most prolific malware on macOS – by one count, affecting one in ten...

The Fort of Cyber Security – What is Data Encryption?

The Fort of Cyber Security – What is Data Encryption?

Encrypt your data before the Hackers do it for you... What exactly is Data Encryption? Encryption helps protect data you send, receive and store using any device. Including text messages, emails on your desktop, phone calls, banking information and most importantly,...

The Fort of Cyber Security – What is Malware?

The Fort of Cyber Security – What is Malware?

The existence of Malware is to cause chaos, don't invite it into your Business What exactly is Malware? Malware is a contraction of malicious software. The pieces of software that are specifically designed with the intent of causing damage to devices, the aim of...

The Fort of Cyber Security – What is good Password Security?

The Fort of Cyber Security – What is good Password Security?

A password is the drawbridge to your entire digital world... don't make it weak What exactly is good Password Security? Passwords are the digital keys to your online network of almost everything; friends, family, work and your financial accounts. If you take the risk...

Fake Amazon Representatives Involved in England’s Phone Scam

Fake Amazon Representatives Involved in England’s Phone Scam

At least 200 people who were cheated out of more than $441,000 in total. To prevent yourself from falling to these traps, visit actionfraud.police.uk to know what to do and when. Recently, scammers impersonating representatives from Amazon were reported calling up...

Chrome Web Store hit by fraudulent transactions

Chrome Web Store hit by fraudulent transactions

According to the Google security team, the wave of fraudulent transactions began earlier this month.   Tech giant Google has confirmed that all commercial extensions have been temporarily suspended from being published or updated in the Chrome Web Store in the...

The Fort of Cyber Security – What is Ransomware?

The Fort of Cyber Security – What is Ransomware?

How to protect your business against Ransomware What exactly is Ransomware? Ransomware is a form of malicious software. Which locks and encrypts your computer or device data, then demands a ransom to restore your access. The cyber criminal uses your own information...