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Short on security analysts? AI can help

Most of us are aware of the skills shortage plaguing the cyber security industry, whether you are experiencing it first-hand or have read countless headlines. The 2017 Global Information Security Workforce Study reveals the cyber security workforce gap is expected to hit …

Preventing ransomware attacks the right way

While ransomware is hardly a new threat, it’s far from being obsolete. In fact, from 2016 to 2017, ransomware attacks increased more than 90 percent. And yet, despite the ever-increasing risk, we still encounter hospitals, local governments, public safety organizations and private companies …

Best Android antivirus? The top 11 tools

The following are the 11 best antivirus tools for Android, according to AV-TEST’s March 2018 evaluations of 20 Android security apps. (The AV-TEST Institute is a Germany-based independent service provider of IT security and antivirus research.) Each Android antivirus software app listed below received …

Redscan warns of GDPR phishing scams

  Cyber criminals are using fake GDPR-related privacy notices to trick recipients into disclosing personal data and spread malware, a security firm warns UK-based threat detection and response firm Redscan has warned of email phishing attacks, in which hackers are spreading fake email communications …