Movie Piracy Crimes Cost Millions

Movie Piracy Criminals Cost Film Industry Millions

Many movie viewers may remember the government warning at the beginning of a film on DVD or even VHS that read, “piracy is not a victimless crime.” This warning has jumped off of the screens in our living room and … Continue Reading

Data Security Tips for Students

Data Security Tips for In-Person and Remote Schooling

The school year has begun for many educational institutions nationwide, but the idea of “back to school” looks a little different in 2020. Some classrooms are allowing for hybrid environments where some students may be in-class while others will take … Continue Reading

Brute Force Hacking A Device

What You Need to Know About Brute Force Attacks

One of the security features of our hardware encrypted drives is brute-force anti-hacking technology to protect unauthorized parties from accessing your information. But what exactly does brute force hacking mean and what is the process that hackers use to “brute … Continue Reading

Ransomware and Phishing Attempts Increase During Pandemic

Cybercriminals Exploit COVID-19 with Ransomware and Phishing

The COVID-19 pandemic has left people with fears and questions about their health and cybercriminals are using this fear to spread ransomware on computer systems. It has been reported by the FBI that hackers are using ransomware called Netwalker in … Continue Reading

Encryption and Telecommunication in Australia

Australian Telecommunications Act Causes Privacy Concerns

Australia has been a hot topic in the tech world due to its bills and legislation that give law enforcement and other government officials backdoor access to technology and the power to intercept communications to check for threats or criminal … Continue Reading

COVID-19 Research Hacking

International Hackers Target COVID-19 Research

Countries throughout the world are working to find a vaccine for the COVID-19 virus. As researchers get closer to a permanent solution to the public health crisis, hackers are acting throughout the world in an attempt to be the first … Continue Reading

Cloud Storage and Backup

Choosing Between Cloud Backup and Cloud Storage

With the evolution of technology and during this period of time where companies have an almost completely remote workforce, cloud storage has become critical to business operations. The general term “cloud” can be confusing for consumers as they may consider … Continue Reading

Financial Institution Data Storage

How Banks Can Protect Information in the Digital World

People assume that banks are secure by nature and money and account information is kept safe behind vault doors and secure computers. Unfortunately, that is not always the case in the digital world in which we live. Between online banking … Continue Reading

Law Enforcement Data Leak

Law Enforcement Data Leak Exposes Police and FBI Reports

A recent hack of law enforcement departments, as well as the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), leaked 269GB of sensitive information to the public online. While cyberattacks have risen since people have begun working remotely, this attack was specifically targeted. … Continue Reading

Data Protection COVID-19 Reseacrh

How Researchers Can Protect COVID-19 Research Data

The COVID-19 pandemic has not only changed the way we live but has changed the way that medical researchers are operating. Many organizations have dedicated their time and resources to finding a vaccine for the Coronavirus and need data such … Continue Reading