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Technical Support Scam

2020-10-06T08:46:09+00:00Categories: Network Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

A technical support scam refers to any class of telephone fraud activities in which a scammer claims to offer a legitimate technical support service. The scammers may pretend to be from a well-known tech company, such as Microsoft. The scammer will typically attempt to get the victim to allow remote access to their computer so [...]

8-Steps to Secure Your Computer

2020-09-23T04:09:03+00:00Categories: Computer & Network Concepts, Network Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

8-Step to Secure Your Computer Whether you use your computer primarily for work tasks or personal use or both, it’s highly likely you want to keep it and its contents safe and secure. Keeping your computer secure helps you avoid malware and direct hacking attempts designed to steal your personal information. In this post, we’ll [...]

Familiarity with Anti-malwares (Home solutions) – Part II

2020-09-26T06:49:12+00:00Categories: Anti-malware & Firewalls, Network Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In the previous post, we reviewed the products of five manufacturers. We now intend to review the products of five other companies. See also: Familiarity with Anti-malwares (Home solutions) - Part I     ESET is a Slovak internet security company that offers anti-virus and firewall products. ESET is headquartered in Bratislava, Slovakia, and [...]

Familiarity with Anti-malwares (Home solutions) – Part I

2020-09-09T06:38:33+00:00Categories: Anti-malware & Firewalls, Network Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Another step to secure your personal computer (desktop or laptop) as well as your tablet and mobile phone is to use anti-malware. The anti-malware industry is a relatively old industry, and over the decades many anti-malware manufacturers have become very experienced and powerful. The good news for us end users is that there is very [...]

Network Monitoring Tools: Veaam ONE

2020-09-26T09:04:00+00:00Categories: Network Monitoring, Network Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

So far, we have introduced and reviewed several software packages for network monitoring in our posts. In this post, we are going to discuss another powerful software package: Veeam ONE. Veeam ONE, part of Veeam Availability Suite, provides comprehensive monitoring and analytics for your backup, virtual and physical environments. Veeam ONE enables real-time monitoring, business [...]

Five Phases of Ethical Hacking

2020-09-01T12:45:08+00:00Categories: Certified Ethical Hacker, Network Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In this post, we talked about the types of hackers. One of them is ethical hacker. We discuss about the five steps of ethical hacking now. Of course, not necessarily a hacker has to follow these 5 steps in a sequential manner: Note: Hacking is illegal. The only purpose of hacking is to secure [...]

Hacking & Hackers

2020-08-15T14:25:12+00:00Categories: Certified Ethical Hacker, Network Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hacking refers to activities that seek to compromise digital devices, such as computers, smartphones, tablets, and even entire networks. In other words, hacking is identifying weakness in computer systems or networks to exploit its weaknesses to gain access. Businesses need to protect themselves against such attacks. Hacking is typically technical but hackers can also use [...]

Basics of Network Security

2020-08-14T07:15:24+00:00Categories: Network Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It is essential for all organizations to protect their networks. With hackers increasing and becoming smarter day by day, the need to utilize network security tool becomes more and more impotent. Network security is any activity designed to protect the usability and integrity of network and data. In fact, network security is a term used [...]

Brute Force Attack

2020-08-14T07:31:06+00:00Categories: Network Security|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A brute force attack (exhaustive search) is a cryptographic hack that relies on guessing possible combinations of a targeted password until the correct password is discovered. This attack uses trial-and-error to guess login info, encryption keys, or find a hidden web page. Brute force attacks don’t employ an intellectual strategy. These attacks simply try using [...]

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