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Should I be worried about the WPA2 vulnerability 'Krack'?

Greg Edwards

  Yes, until your specific device is patched, you are vulnerable to attack.

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Ransomware Removal

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Removing ransomware is a multi-step process.  

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Credit Freeze | What to Expect – My Personal Experience

Greg Edwards

There are three credit bureaus to contact to freeze your credit.  Freezing your credit is the simplest way to prevent or severely minimize the effects of identity theft.  If the cybercriminal cannot…

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Russia Hack Report Quick Facts

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On Friday, January 6, 2017, the U.S. Intelligence Community released a declassified document pointing direct blame on the Russian Government for the Democratic National Committee (DNC) hack, as well…

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Mirai Botnet Responsible for Largest DDoS Attack

Greg Edwards

Twitter, Reddit, Spotify, Etsy and what seems like an endless list of websites were down for an extended amount of time on Friday (Oct. 21) due to a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack on…

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Types of Social Engineering

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As the CEO of WatchPoint, I believe marketing our products is an extremely important part of the success of our business. We want our customers to be aware of the many ways we can protect their…

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Another Healthcare Ransomware Attack in California

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Marin Healthcare District recently became the latest victim of a ransomware attack in California. Marin Medical Practices, the company that provides the Greenbrae, California-based district with…

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Patch Tuesday

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Relying on Auto Update within Windows does not ensure that even the most critical patches are installed in a timely manner. Below is a recent scenario of patches that were released but not installed…

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CrypMIC Ransomware

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Over the last two months, CrypMIC ransomware has emerged as a copycat of the extremely successful CryptXXX ransomware. While the most likely scenario is that the makers of CryptXXX are looking to…

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