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What Is a Fork Bomb Attack?

What Is a Fork Bomb Attack?

Distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks continue to rank as one of the most common cyber threats facing businesses. If your business is connected to the internet -- which most businesses are -- it's susceptible to a DDoS attack. It's a form of malicious spam....

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5 Alternatives to Antivirus Software

5 Alternatives to Antivirus Software

When most people think of cybersecurity tools to identify and neutralize malware, antivirus software is at the top of their list. Antivirus software has been around for decades. And during that time, it's helped countless consumers and business owners protect their...

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5 Facts About Bootkit Malware

5 Facts About Bootkit Malware

Malware comes in many different types. When most people think of malware, they envision computer viruses and worms. But there are other types of malware that can infect your devices, including bootkit malware. Bootkit malware is particularly harmful. While it doesn't...

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What a Cybercriminal Does with Your Stolen Data

What a Cybercriminal Does with Your Stolen Data

In 2021, Verizon found that of the almost 80,000 cybercrime incidents reported, over 5,000 of those incidents were confirmed data breaches. Data theft is a rising problem for all businesses, and as bad actors come up with new tactics, cyberattacks continue to happen...

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Lateral Network Movement: What You Need to Know

Lateral Network Movement: What You Need to Know

Are you familiar with lateral network movement? It's a fundamental component of many cyber attacks. If your business's network is breached, the hacker may rely on lateral network movement to identify and steal your business's sensitive data. Maybe the hacker wants to...

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How to Protect Your Business From Island Hopping

How to Protect Your Business From Island Hopping

Cyber attacks don't always come from within. They can originate from an external source, such as a vendor or partner. Most businesses, of course, work with vendors or partners. If your business falls under this category, it may susceptible to island hopping. What Is...

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ARP Spoofing: Everything You Need to Know

ARP Spoofing: Everything You Need to Know

Local area networks (LANs) are often the target of cyber attacks. If your business has a LAN, a hacker may attempt to breach or disrupt it. A LAN is simply a collection of interconnected devices in close proximity to each other. Wireless networks, for instance, are...

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