COVID-19 Scams: Why Fake COVID-19 Vaccines are on the Rise

February 11, 2021 8:10 am

  Criminals often take advantage of misfortunes to profit themselves, and the coronavirus pandemic has not been any different. Since the global spread of the virus, criminals have taken advantage of individuals, businesses, and governments. N...

COVID-19 Scams: How People are Using Fake COVID-19 Certificates to Bypass Travel Guidelines

January 28, 2021 11:08 am

As the coronavirus travel ban  lifts in many countries, people will be scrambling to travel the world. However, travelers are required to conform to strict travel restrictions, including presenting results of a negative COVID-19 test. But some tra...

COVID-19 Scams: The Impact of Fake COVID-19 Test Certificates

January 25, 2021 2:01 pm

The coronavirus pandemic presents unprecedented health, social, and economic challenges. The travel and tourism industries are among the most affected sectors. Amid global travel restrictions to contain the virus, COVID-19 tests have become necessary...

5 Cyber Security Tips for Remote Working

January 19, 2021 4:35 pm

Workspaces are continually evolving, and more and more people are working from home. A recent survey reveals that 84% ...

Protecting Yourself from Holiday Identity Theft

December 24, 2020 5:26 pm

Identity theft can happen to anyone at any time. However, people are more susceptible to identity theft during the holiday season. This is mostly because people are not only shopping more during this season, but also doing so in a distracted manner. ...

How Data Breaches Happen

December 5, 2020 3:11 pm

Data breaches can be intentional, malicious, or accidental. Regardless of the cause, a data breach exposes critical information which can cost your business an arm and a leg. According to a recent report IBM and the Ponemon Institute,

5 Tips to Prevent Social Engineering

November 25, 2020 11:45 am

Social engineering is effective for criminals and dangerous for businesses.  It takes advantage of human behavior to gain access to systems.  Consequently, no antivirus can work to prevent an attack if a criminal manipulates the target into making se...

What Is Social Engineering?

November 17, 2020 8:07 am

Social engineering is a type of psychological manipulation which utilizes human interactions and vulnerabilities to trick victims into disclosing sensitive information. The information could be personally identifiable data such as social security ...

5 Cyber Security Best Practices For Your Business

October 15, 2020 8:17 pm

Cyber attacks are a growing concern for small and medium enterprises. Some research findings reveal that 43% of cybercrimes target small businesses, and 60% of small...

How Electronic Identity Verification Helps Fight Financial Crime

September 20, 2020 1:15 pm

  Electronic identity verification is a process that helps businesses ensure that their clients provide them with information about a real person. In other words, it is the remote verification of a person’s identity through digital...