Corporate and household data privacy protection on the Dark Web. Cheyenne, Wyoming, October 16, 2017. Today BlackFog launched the Enterprise edition of BlackFog Privacy to protect corporations and families from identity theft, data loss and the ever increasing ransomware attacks. BlackFog Enterprise protects users from data loss over the dark web and other anonymous [...]
When installing BlackFog with Trend Micro Worry-Free Business Security you will need to disable the behavioral options in the Behavior Monitoring section of their console. Whitelisting appears to have no affect on this solution and it will constantly disable BlackFog from executing, so disabling these options is the best option. Since these options are [...]
How to use BlackFog Privacy to protect you from data and identity theft as a result of the Equifax data breach.
In a shape of things to come and a follow on effect from Apple removing VPN apps from the App Store in China last week, Russia has just signed into a law a similar ban which takes effect on Nov 1.
On the heels of the recent WannaCry attack, Europe has been hit with a new ransomware variant known as Petya. Ukraine reported ransom demands targeting the government and key infrastructure, and the Danish Maersk conglomerate said many of its systems were down. This ransomware used a software update and social engineering to download the malicious file, [...]
When starting BlackFog Privacy some users have reported an error when reviewing the log file. The error states that the Policies cannot be applied due to an error. This error is the result of a damaged policy file on your machine. To resolve this problem you need to navigate to the following directory: windows\system32\grouppolicy\machine Next, delete the [...]
If you are having problems uninstalling an application due to missing files required by the Windows Installer system we recommend you use the following tool from Microsoft to fix any issues. Fix problems that block programs from being installed or removed
Ransomware continues to escalate globally and targets more and more essential services. This particular attack has been devastating for the UK, knocking out patient records and rendering hospitals completely at its mercy. With no ability to access patient records and essential data patients are being turned away on a large scale.
BlackFog Privacy protects your computer from prying eyes and ensures your Mac is safe. By blocking the distribution of malware through advertising networks (malvertising), removing adware and cleaning your computer you can significantly reduce the chance of infection. BlackFog Privacy is effectively multiple products in one and includes: Ad Blocker Disk Cleaner Privacy Cleaner Adware [...]
If you are running Trend Micro AV Security suite you may notice that it randomly removes legitimate applications like BlackFog Privacy while it is cleaning your computer. The best way to deal with this problem is to firstly restore the quarantined file according to this support document from Trend Micro. Secondly it is important [...]