Cybersecurity 101

Scareware

Scareware is an evolution of older, social engineering-based attacks that aim to trick users into paying to fix a non-existent problem with their machine.

2022-09-23T21:56:11+00:00July 26th, 2022|

Social Engineering Attacks

Social engineering is manipulation technique, relying heavily on human interaction and error to gain access to private information, networks and other valuable assets. These attacks are based around how people think and play on their emotions - when a hacker understands what motivates a user's actions, they can deceive and manipulate them. There are [...]

2022-09-23T21:56:33+00:00September 21st, 2022|

Spyware

Spyware is software that is installed into a computer device, without the end user’s knowledge, in order to gather data and sensitive information and is currently one of the most common threats to internet users. This type of malware infects your PC or mobile in order to gather information including sites you visit, what [...]

2022-09-23T22:00:05+00:00September 21st, 2022|