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In an ever-evolving cybersecurity landscape, experts tirelessly develop new defense systems to safeguard individuals and businesses from the relentless pursuit of hackers. But hackers have found an effective way to circumvent even the most robust network security systems: They capitalize on human vulnerabilities, tricking people into divulging sensitive information. To avoid becoming the next target,
Does your office regularly get visitors? Chances are that many of these visitors ask to connect to your Wi-Fi for different reasons. In any case, an improper Wi-Fi setup can lead to a frustrating experience for them, and worse, it can put your sensitive data at risk of falling into the hands of malicious entities.
The decision to adopt Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) systems is a transformative step for any business, enhancing communication, collaboration, and efficiency. However, the choice between cloud-based and on-premises VoIP solutions can be daunting, as each option comes with its unique advantages and challenges. Whether you prioritize cost savings, control, or ease of management, understanding
With more and more businesses shifting toward cloud computing solutions such as Microsoft 365, understanding the potential security risks and how to mitigate them is essential. While Microsoft 365 offers a suite of productivity tools integrated with advanced security measures, it is not immune to threats. In this guide, we will delve into some key
Businesses operate in a volatile world where unforeseen events such as cyberthreats and natural disasters can strike at any moment. To ensure your company’s survival, it’s essential to have the following business continuity strategies in place. Back up your data The most effective way to ensure business continuity is to back up your data regularly.
Much of business centers on giving people what they want. This means understanding customers’ interests and needs by accumulating and organizing customer data. However, the methods you use to collect that data need to abide by data privacy laws. Breaching those laws can incur fines, penalties, and loss of reputation. Here are five tips for
Remote work has become the norm, and it brings a host of benefits to both employees and employers. However, working outside of a traditional office environment introduces unique security challenges. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to improve your and your employees’ cybersecurity while working remotely. Create clear remote work policies Your company should
Because the Android operating system is open source, programmers find it easy to customize it and develop applications for it. However, it’s this same quality that exposes Android devices to vulnerabilities, making it easier for cybercriminals to distribute malware through Android apps. If you suspect your device is infected, here are some effective methods to
Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) phishing, a technique that involves manipulating VoIP technology to trick users into giving up sensitive information, has become a favored tool in every cybercriminal’s arsenal. But why is this so? Let’s take a look at the reasons scammers choose this nefarious activity over other schemes. By unraveling why VoIP attacks
The future of work is here, and it’s digital, dynamic, and decentralized. The human cloud, often likened to the gig economy, is a pivotal force behind this transformation. As businesses seek flexible, cost-effective solutions to meet their workforce needs, the human cloud has emerged as a game-changing trend. Defining the human cloud The human cloud