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How to reduce and control your digital footprint?
A digital footprint refers to data we leave behind after going online. On the surface level, it covers all the details we submit or disclose…
How to create a free anonymous email account?
A free anonymous email account might be the answer if you want to dissociate your email correspondence from your identity. Thus, it means…
Microsoft and Zoom most impersonated brands at 80% in 2020 phishing attempts
It is no secret that cybercriminals often pretend to be someone they are not to lure out people's money or valuable information, and what can be better than a well-known and trusted brand?
Intrusive bossware and how it monitors remote workers
Bossware refers to software that employers use to measure just how productive their teams are. Such employee-monitoring solutions differ…
Nearly one-fifth of CEOs see cybersecurity as the biggest threat to organizations' growth
Few events in the recent decades have impacted how we go about our daily lives or conduct business as much as Covid-19. When the global pandemic hit last year, many were forced to shift to remote work or transfer their business online, bringing about a wave of challenges.
Elderly people lost nearly $1 billion to Internet crime in 2020
According to Atlas VPN findings, Americans over 60 years old lost a staggering $966 million to various types of internet scams in 2020. Cybercriminals target victims over the age of 60 because they are believed to have significant financial resources.
What is SSH, and how does it work?
SSH is a network protocol that allows you to connect to a remote computer or a server securely. It is not a specific product but a set of…
IoT malware attacks worldwide surge by 66% to over 50 million in 2020
From wearables and baby monitors to defibrillators and industrial robots — Internet of Things (IoT) devices are slowly taking over our lives both in personal and business settings. However, so are cyber threats related to these devices.