Lessons learned from LinkedIn breach

Lessons learned from LinkedIn breach

As you may have heard by now, LinkedIn notified its users last week that it had been hacked.  Out of about 150 million users, approximate 6 million had their passwords stolen and posted on a hacker web site.  The breach of the social networking giant should come as no...

How secure are your company’s passwords?

Passwords are worth their weight in gold to hackers.  Once a cyber criminal figures out an employee’s password, he has an entry into the company network.  From that point, using other tools, the hacker can steal just about anything he wants, and wreak havoc in the...

4 ways small businesses can thwart cyber crime

Cyber crime has become widespread in the business world, and although larger companies have more loot for the bad guys to steal, small businesses are regularly targeted too. In fact, smaller firms are more vulnerable to cyber attacks in some ways.  Small business...