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About Darren Williams

Dr. Williams is the founder and CEO of BlackFog, Inc. In the wake of increasing privacy concerns across the world Dr. Williams founded BlackFog to combat the growing number of applications and online sites that breach your privacy rights. With more than 20% of online activity associated with data profiling it was clear that something had to be done to curb this growing threat. Unlike companies that focus on malware and viruses this new category focuses specifically on data loss prevention, ransomware and malvertising.

BlackFog Global Threat Statistics – Jan to Feb 2019

During the first 2 months of 2019 BlackFog saw some interesting trends in cyber attacks, noting the geographic dispersal and types of attacks being used. More than 18.29% of threats discovered attempted to connect to Russian based servers. This includes activation through command and control (C&C) servers, redirections and outbound connections. Similarly, there was [...]

2019-03-11T23:50:42-07:00February 28th, 2019|Statistics|

Understanding modern cybersecurity anatomy

The threat landscape we see today is vastly different and infinitely more sophisticated. The days of protecting yourself from bad actors using a single antivirus solution are now behind us. Fileless network protection is a key element to device security and an important part of the layered security strategy.

2019-01-18T10:53:52-07:00January 18th, 2019|Privacy, Technology|