With the end of the year, the volume of internet sales increases drastically due to Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Christmas, and New Year’s Eve. Cyber criminals also increase their activity on these dates, as they want to go unnoticed in the high number of transactions.
For that reason, you must be aware of the threats you are exposed to in order to avoid an unwanted gift—more than your grandma’s socks.
According to Allianz Risk Barometer for 2015, cybercrime rose three positions from 2014 to become the fifth top global business risk of 2015. It is a big threat that continues to expand; you have to be informed about it and take action to avoid it.
Let’s take a look [...]
Malware Bytes has an article detailing the compromise of top tier ad-supported porn site, RedTube. RedTube is one of the most popular free porn sites on the internet, and indeed one of the more popular sites, in general, boasting 300 million visitors per month. That much traffic for any content will eventually attract hackers thirsty for botnets or cash.