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Your Internet Service Provider Knows More Than You Think

Your Internet Service Provider (ISP) is the company which supplies your internet connection and includes the company which supplies your mobile internet connection. Perhaps because we often access the internet from the privacy of our own homes, it is easy to forget (or not even realize) that an activity...

How to Protect Yourself from WordPress Security Issues & Threats

Intro WordPress is definitely the most popular content management system in the world. About 20% of all websites use it. The number of active website that use it has reached 75 million. At the same time, high popularity brings a lot of security problems. According to Securi report, WordPress is also the...

6 Ways to hacker-proof your website from cyber attacks

Unfortunately, there is no way to guarantee that your website won’t be targeted by hackers, or that the hackers won’t be successful. But there are some dependable ways to reduce risk. The thing to remember about cyber attacks is that hacking is rarely personal. Rather, hacking is usually a numbers game....

HIPAA compliance explained

HIPAA compliance is an essential part of the law for all contemporary healthcare organizations, be it hospitals, doctors’ surgeries, dentists, or ophthalmologists. All healthcare establishments must comply with HIPAA, while health insurance agents must also pay heed to this legislation as well. But...

Ethernet vs WiFi: Which is better?

WiFi provides great flexibility, but is the loss of speed and reliability worth it? Connecting to the internet with WiFi has become incredibly popular, and for good reason. WiFi is easily the most convenient way to get online, as there’s no cable you need to connect, and you’re free to move around with...

Everything you need to know about IP spoofing

There are numerous threat names you may hear thrown around when discussions on cyber security take place, but for many internet users, they’re of minimal interest. Phishing, ransomware and other hacks have become so commonplace that it’s easy to be ambivalent towards them, with many of us finding our...

Most common phishing attacks (Infographic)

This infographic covers the most common types of phishing attacks. Whether its through email, phone call, text message, or USB baiting, learn about how these attacks can occur, common statistics, and prevention tips. This infographic first appeared on Inspired...

Top Reasons Why You Should Hide Your IP Using Windows

There are numerous reasons why people often want to hide their IP on the Windows PC. Some of the common reasons why you should hide your IP on the Windows PC are: To achieve anonymous browsing Many people often want the comfort of online browsing without the risk of them being tracked. By hiding your IP on...

How to Understand If Your VPN Service Is Secure?

The fundamental logic of the VPN technology comes down to covering one’s tracks online. Great VPN comparison websites like VPNRanks offer deep insights into popular VPN services to choose from. Essentially, VPN is a secure tunnel used to transmit encrypted data. It prevents your ISP from snooping on your...

Ransomware Chronicle

This is a comprehensive report on ransomware-related events covering a timeframe of January 2017 through June 2018. The incidents herein are visually broken down into categories, including new ransomware, updates of existing strains, decryptors released, and other noteworthy news. Security researchers and...