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14 ways to secure your mac computer in 2021

14 Ways to Secure Your Mac Computer in 2021

Mac is also susceptible to threats like Windows, as it is becoming a popular brand. The number of users has drastically increased in 2019. Therefore, hackers are shifting their focus on targetting Apple’s system. If you think your Mac won’t get infected by any cyber threat, then you have to think again. In a report by Malwarebytes, Mac threats have increased 400% year-on-year in 2019. This data shows attacks encountered by Mac outpaced Windows by two to one ratio. With the alarming [...]


5 of the best security software you need to install in 2021

5 of the Best Security Software You Need to Install in 2021

Now, working from home is the new norm and many are using personal devices to access files and data of a business. However, most don’t use security software or are not aware that they need one. Hence, they are left unsecured and vulnerable. Only a few employers offer security software to their team or educate them about online safety. Why Security Software Matters? Whether you think you need it or not, security software has numerous benefits. Protection from computer viruses A computer virus [...]


PC vs Mac:

PC vs Mac: Which is Safer and How to Stay Safe from Threats

Apple’s Mac computer is known to be Microsoft Windows’ biggest competitor when it comes to operating systems. Both have powerful software and hardware ecosystems that provide users with excellent qualities. However, Windows is still in the lead with about 76.56% market shares compared to Mac with 17.1% from 2019 to 2020. Even though Windows ranks the top of the most purchased operating system in the market, people use Mac as they believed it to be more secure. Apple’s operating system has [...]


Deepfake Threats That Challenges Technology

Deepfake Threats That Challenges Technology

Technology makes it more challenging to know whether any of the news you see and hear on the internet is true. Deepfake videos are not new in the cybersecurity landscape. Not until recently, they were not seen as a large risk. Cybercriminals can now create compelling false audios and videos.  That is due to modern innovations like Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence.   One of the biggest threats is that hackers fine-tune the approach. They gain from it further when they [...]


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Keeping Your Video Conferences Safe

Keeping Your Video Conferences Safe

The workplace climate has experienced a drastic change in just a few months. Physical workshops and brainstorming have now evolved to the new scenario the world is witnessing. Office sessions have now moved into video conferences, making technology and the internet an essential aspect in the working environment.   As modern employees continue to deviate from conventional workplace environments, cybersecurity risks continue to emerge. Although video conferences may be helpful, considering the workforce’s condition these days, it has become a favored [...]


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Business Cybersecurity: Ways To Educate Your Employees

Business Cybersecurity: Ways To Educate Your Employees

The cybersecurity trend in 2020 is still to combat and be on top of cybersecurity challenges intensifying even at a time of the pandemic. Cyber offenders will always exploit any vulnerability, and these vulnerabilities have increased in this time of crisis. It is why it is not enough to harden business cybersecurity. You also need to educate your employees on the best cybersecurity practices. A culture of online hygiene and cybersecurity is a critical defense layer that everyone must take part [...]


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how to secure your small business from cyberthreats

How to Secure Your Small Business from Cyber Threats

Cybersecurity is often overlooked by a startup or small business, unlike large enterprises. Even though big corporations experience attacks, they always have a plan and can manage the problem as quickly as possible. However, for small enterprises, it’s different. Cybercriminals attack small online businesses because they lack protection. The number of cyber breaches last year grew to 424%, it’s five times higher than the previous year. The reason for this increase is because most small enterprise owners think that their [...]


7 cybersecurity trends and threats to expect in 2020

7 Cybersecurity Trends and Threats to Expect in 2020

Cybersecurity is a fast-evolving game of wits where hackers and defenders continue to outmaneuver one another. Staying up to date with the latest cybersecurity trends is not only beneficial; it’s also imperative for everyone. Large-scale data breaches always make it to the headlines – like this year’s Facebook, Toyota, Microsoft, and American Medical Collection Agency attacks. But the attacks are becoming less discriminatory – with hackers targeting more small businesses and consumers directly. This year saw a 50% jump from [...]


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