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Providing public Wi-Fi is a great service to offer your customers as it becomes more and more standard in today’s society. I like the fact that I do not have to worry about accessing the Internet while I am away, or spending a lot of money on an international connection, or just staying offline while …

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Many endpoint security vendors are beginning to offer their applications only in the cloud, sunsetting their on-premise offerings. This approach may be beneficial to the vendor, but many clients continue to need on-premise solutions. Vendors that sunset on-premise solutions force clients that prefer on-premise solutions to either change their operating environment and approach or change …

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Yes, it is official. The massively popular battle royale video game from Epic Games, Fortnite: Battle Royale is finally available for Android devices. Epic announced Thursday that the Android version of Fortnite is now available for everyone to download for free, so you no longer require an invite to play the most popular battle royale …

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It is good to be paranoid when it comes to cybersecurity. Google already provides various advanced features such as login alerts and two-factor authentication to keep your Google account secure. However, if you are extra paranoid, Google has just introduced its strongest ever security feature, called “Advanced Protection,” which makes it easier for users, who …

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In May 2017, more than 200,000 Windows-based computers in 150 countries were affected by ransomware known generally as WannaCry. The story was the hot technology topic for about a week and then faded into the background after a security researcher figured out how to stop the malware from spreading. However, allowing the attack’s memory to …

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The malicious scam campaign, “The ‘HoeflerText’ font wasn’t found,” is back, which was previously targeting Google Chrome users to trick them into installing Spora ransomware on their computers. This time the campaign has been re-designed to target Mozilla Firefox users with a banking trojan, called Zeus Panda, says Kafeine, a security researcher at Proofpoint. Interestingly, the …

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An IBM security operations center. Image: John Mottern/IBM After years of enterprises fearing the cloud because of security, we’re now at risk for the opposite problem—companies relying too heavily on their cloud providers to look after security. A pair of professionals from the IBM Security team warned attendees against this trend at IBM InterConnect 2017 …