Cyberthreats: how losing is not the worst that could happen while in- game

Cyberthreats: How Losing Is Not The Worst That Could Happen While In- Game

The online gaming space has exploded in recent years and is expected to spawn up to $200 billion in revenue by 2022. This industry boom is seeing considerable growth, mostly due to the pandemic, with many turning to online gaming to evade some of the realities that consumed many of us over the past year.  However, an…

How to keep the iot cybersecurity posture intact in 2021 and beyond?

How to Keep the IoT Cybersecurity Posture intact in 2021 and beyond?

IoT has been an era-defining technology, aimed at making home setups, office consortiums, and even healthcare conglomerates more autonomous than before. Moreover, interconnected devices, unlike standalone gadgets, are expected to work cohesively, thereby catering to diverse business verticals and making life easier for the more tech-savvy individuals. However, the ability of the devices to communicate…

Why everyone should use a vpn

Why Everyone Should Use a VPN

It seems that there has been a major computer security “breach” at least once a year for the past decade or so. From department stores to credit companies and virtually everything in between, organizations of all types and sizes have been victimized.  Even the U.S. Treasury and other departments recently revealed a major compromise by…

Benefits of performing cyber security risk assessment

Benefits of Performing Cyber Security Risk Assessment

The global COVID-19 pandemic coincided with the rise of cyberattacks in 2020. For instance, the most common DDoS cyber attacks tripled amid the COVID-19 crisis. Cyberattacks are getting more malicious and effective, but that doesn’t mean your security systems have to suffer. This is where cyber risk assessment comes into play; to protect your digital systems, it is crucial…

Lock your computer the second you get up with halberd’s bluetooth security key

Lock Your Computer the Second You Get Up With Halberd’s Bluetooth Security Key

Did you know that the personal information of customers are the number one target of hackers and information thieves? Yes, it is true, a data exfiltration study conducted by the computer malware protection and anti-virus company McAfee revealed that the value of private personal data stored on personal computers surpasses that of an individual’s credit…

To anon or not to anon? : the pros and cons of allowing anonymous messages

To Anon Or Not To Anon?: The Pros and Cons Of Allowing Anonymous Messages

Whether you’re a cosplayer, a fan artist, or a fanfiction writer, chances are that when you finish a piece of work and post it on the internet for the whole world to see (and love!), you’re secretly hoping for a myriad of rave reviews that more or less salivate all over your hard work and…