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Whose fault is that Data Breach?

Posted by Monica DeStefano Tue, May 09, 2017

Co Authored by:  Steven Lai

Being in a high position at a company is never easy, especially when you are the CEO and are responsible for both employee and client information. You are expected to be the visionary, the fearless leader, while bearing the burden of heavy management responsibilities.  All this, while maintaining the financial stability of the company and healthy relationships with both personnel and clientele.  

Putting out fires is a constant part of your C-level role.  You deal with the complexity of your business growth, while tackling, head on, the legality of keeping all your information secure and protected. 

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Topics: Disaster Recovery, Data Security, cybersecurity, data storage, BostonIT

Smishing?  What is Smishing?

Posted by Steven Lai Mon, Apr 03, 2017

 

 
Chinese hackers have set up a fake phone tower to send text messages to Android  mobile users. The text contains a brief text that states "Congratulations! you have won 100 GB internet pack". Along with the message within the text, includes an URL link that links mobile users to a virus.    

SMiShing

The title of this committed crime is called SMiShing. S M i S hing is all about tricking victims by sending out a malware app that links through text. The purpose of this crime is to trick individuals into giving out sensitive information by having them
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Topics: cybersecurity, SmiShing, BostonIT