What Is a Honeypot, and How Is It Used?

In Cybersecurity Layman’s Terms The word “honeypot” may conjure images of something sweet and innocent (think Winnie the Pooh’s honeypot). Words can be deceiving, however; and in network security, a honeypot represents an especially relevant cybersecurity measure that can have a significant impact on the overall security of a business or organization’s data. A honeypot…

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Cyber criminals are adept at using emotional manipulation to fool people into downloading malware. After all, we’re more likely to click on something if we think it will benefit us. Learn about the different types of deceptive malware and the steps you can take to prevent an attack. HOW DOES MALWARE WORK? Any malicious software that…

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The principles of incident response and disaster recovery are similar but the same. Learn how incident response and disaster recovery plans for data breaches are both beneficial in cyber incident recovery. STRATEGIES FOR A SUCCESSFUL CYBER INCIDENT RECOVERY If your business keeps digital records, you’re probably aware of the importance of not only protecting your data,…

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Ask yourself, “Am I taking proactive cyber security measures for my business?” You might not be able to answer this question if you don’t know the difference between proactive vs reactive cyber security. PROACTIVE VS REACTIVE CYBER SECURITY The difference between proactive vs reactive cyber security is that proactive security measures include uncovering and addressing…

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The Most Common Types of Cyber Attacks | ITque

Security threats occur all the time- your operating system, internal data processes, and individual computers are under constant attack. Hackers look for sensitive information they can use to make money and ruin your business.

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The 7 Cybersecurity Threat Intrusion Phases | ITque

Cyber security prevents the loss of data, but sometimes a hacker isn’t looking for your information. Should your business hold key services in a specific industry, your attackers may be attempting to disrupt your services and prevent you from working for extended periods.

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How to Detect Malware & Viruses Preemptively | ITque

When you imagine malware and viruses, what comes to mind? Multiple pop-ups on your screen, flashing red lights, people panicking? Once it’s spotted, it’s easy to combat and that image you had in your head becomes much more manageable as your IT team works to remove the issue quickly and efficiently.

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