During the 2012 LinkedIn data breach, about 6.5 million user account passwords were said to have been compromised, but the recent revelation of 117 million account passwords being compromised has sent a new wave of concern amongst LinkedIn users. Continue reading IDs for “Sale”: Is your LinkedIn account safe?
A fresh wave of spear phishing has hit the markets with a newly themed scam called “Secure Doc”.
Spear phishing is considered to be the most specific type of phishing attack, as it’s directly targeted at an individual or an organization. This form of phishing has become one of the most prevalent phishing techniques and has seen an exponential rise with the highest success rates. Continue reading Secure Document Phishing Attacks
The news continues to be filled with cases of ransomware and data breaches. C-level executives ask regularly about their organizations’ security, as well as their compliance posture. Continue reading Office 365+
The Federal regulators from HIPAA have issued new guidelines for the healthcare organizations to augment their defenses for cyber security. The Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights (OCR) outlined steps to avoid falling victim to the rising threats. The guidance was issued to prevent the spread of malware, following several attacks that affected the health care industry, so much as to temporarily shut a 10-Hospital system network. Continue reading New guidance for preventing healthcare cyberattacks