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5 Key Types of DDoS Attacks & How to Mitigate Them

July 2, 2020

Since the first Denial-of-Service (DoS) attack was launched in 1974, Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attacks have remained among the most persistent and damaging cyber-attacks. This year, we’ve already seen two massive DDoS (Distributed ...

Is Your Cloud Service Provider Secure Enough?

June 1, 2020

Security is a top concern when you’re evaluating cloud services providers (CSPs). When your organization’s data and applications move to the cloud, they’ll be more dependent on the provider’s security practices. While you’ll retain control over ...

Secure Cloud Computing: Today's Biggest Roadblocks

May 19, 2020

A hacker tricks a customer service representative at an online gaming company into giving him full access to 100 million customer accounts, along with the ability to change passwords and ban users. A misconfigured AWS S3 bucket exposes volumes ...

New Cybersecurity Challenges: 5G, IoT and AI

May 5, 2020

Developing technologies such as 5G networking, the internet of things (IoT), and artificial intelligence (AI) are enabling everything from self-driving cars to natural language recognition. But these promising technologies are also creating new ...

The Next Generation of Bot Attacks

April 2, 2020

It’s an election year, so bots are something you’ll be hearing a lot about between now and... well, let’s be real, probably for many months after the results are in. But bots don’t just pose a threat to the political process, they pose a threat ...

Is Your SQL Server Security Vulnerable to Threats?

February 19, 2020

We talk a lot about protecting your IT systems and all the many unguarded ports of entry hackers can exploit. Sure, some hackers just want to cripple your systems (e.g., with ransomware or DDoS attacks), but most are after one thing: your data. ...

7 Ways to Protect Against SQL Injection Attacks

February 6, 2020

In a recent survey of 571 community banks across 37 states, more than 70% of respondents listed cybersecurity as their number one concern. That’s not surprising, as financial services firms are more than 300X as likely to be targeted by a ...

2019 Holiday Shopping Security: Threats and Tips

November 19, 2019

With Black Friday and the holiday season rapidly approaching, businesses need to be more cyber-vigilant than ever. No matter what cybersecurity policies you set, it’s highly likely that malicious hackers are looking to find and exploit your ...

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