Password Security

Password Security

Repeat after me – password security is important! You may feel like you have heard cyber-security experts reinforce the need for secure passwords a million times and think you are doing everything right, however surveys say otherwise. According to several recent...
7 Precautions to Take Against Ransomware Attacks

7 Precautions to Take Against Ransomware Attacks

  A couple of weeks back, we’ve shared what happens to your data in a ransomware attack. It can be costly and inconvenient for regular folks losing personal data, but even more costly and critical if it’s business data that is being held for ransom....
So This is What Happens in a Ransomware Attack

So This is What Happens in a Ransomware Attack

  “My data was held ransom. And I did it on purpose.” Masood Nasir, a Telus Information Security Consultant, decided it was time to see how ransomware attack looks like and how damaging those spam emails could be to ordinary folks’ personal lives. After all, if...