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What is a Ransomware?

Ransomware is typically a type of Malware software that infects computers and servers through an attachment entering the devices. This attachment can enter computers through an email attachment, Network shared files and folders and USB and remote storage devices. Ransomware is spread by cyber-thieves. Ransomware encrypts all data and the hacker asks for ransom to […]

HIPAA; Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

HIPAA is the acronym for Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. HIPAA was passed by congress in 1996. Mandates the protection of the health information of millions of American workers. HIPAA reduces health care fraud and abuse. HIPAA helps protect the health information of patients. HIPPA mandates to keep the information secure and private. It […]

Telnet VS SSH

Telnet: Telnet is used to connect to the servers, switches, routers and most of the other network devices. Telnet stands for Telecommunications and Networks. Using port 23 Telnet. Data encryption is not supported by telnet. If you need a more secure way as a replacement for telnet, Use SSH (Secure Shell) Insecure by nature as […]

WordPress security- Basic tasks

It is important to keep the WordPress site secure. Here are some tips to bear in mind in maintaining the security of the WordPress site:   Always keep the WordPress, Themes and Plugins, up to date. Always backup your WordPress, Contents and database files.     Install some security plugins on your WordPress website: Such […]