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Are firms and regulators prepared for GDPR?

Are firms and regulators prepared for GDPR?

The answer may hinge on if you're a glass-half-full or glass-half-empty kind of person. While we’re at it, how about regulators’ level of preparedness, anyway? The post Are firms and regulators prepared for GDPR? appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
One year later: EternalBlue exploit more popular now than during WannaCryptor outbreak

One year later: EternalBlue exploit more popular now than during WannaCryptor...

The infamous outbreak may no longer be causing mayhem worldwide but the threat that enabled it is still very much alive and posing a major threat to unpatched and unprotected systems The post One year later: EternalBlue exploit more popular now than during WannaCryptor outbreak appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
Inside fake Interac transfer and tax refund SMS phishing

Inside fake Interac transfer and tax refund SMS phishing

It’s tax season in Canada and scammers are using fake tax refund forms to lure victims into supplying their personal information via phishing pages The post Inside fake Interac transfer and tax refund SMS phishing appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
Wi-Fi or Ethernet: Which is faster and which is safer?

Wi-Fi or Ethernet: Which is faster and which is safer?

There is a lot of debate about Wi-Fi speeds and whether they can offer higher potential speeds than a cable connection, but in practice Ethernet connections turn out to be not only faster but also safer. The post Wi-Fi or Ethernet: Which is faster and which is safer? appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
Tech support scams and the call of the void

Tech support scams and the call of the void

The importance of providing the best possible after-sales service to customers The post Tech support scams and the call of the void appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
Ransomware runs rampant in 2017, Verizon report finds

Ransomware runs rampant in 2017, Verizon report finds

Social engineering attacks that involve pretexting nearly tripled on an annual basis while phishing simulations show that curiosity gets the better of 4% of people. The post Ransomware runs rampant in 2017, Verizon report finds appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
Google rolls out .app domains with built-in HTTPS

Google rolls out .app domains with built-in HTTPS

The move is part of the company’s HTTPS-everywhere vision for the internet The post Google rolls out .app domains with built-in HTTPS appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
Twitter advises all users to change passwords after glitch

Twitter advises all users to change passwords after glitch

A bug exposed the passwords of an undisclosed number of users in plain text within Twitter’s internal systems The post Twitter advises all users to change passwords after glitch appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
Recycling is a must, but why would you reuse your password?

Recycling is a must, but why would you reuse your password?

World Password Day, celebrated on the first Thursday of every May, is a timely reminder of the fact that our passwords are the key to a wealth of personal information about us. The post Recycling is a must, but why would you reuse your password? appeared first on WeLiveSecurity
WiFi or Ethernet: Which is faster and which is safer?

WiFi or Ethernet: Which is faster and which is safer?

There is a lot of debate about WiFi speeds and whether they can offer higher potential speeds than a cable connection, but in practice Ethernet connections turn out to be not only faster but also safer. The post WiFi or Ethernet: Which is faster and which is safer? appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

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