Microsoft Teams on the radar of hackers

Microsoft Teams is a collaboration tool that was introduced in 2016. Microsoft Teams offers teamwork and communication features such as chat, video conferencing, screen sharing, email, documents, and calendars. However, there have been reports of targeted spear-phishing attacks on Microsoft Teams users’ emails recently. This type of phishing attack is similar to instant message spam. The sender fools the recipient into thinking they are sending an important email or attachment …

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Use cloud encryption so no one else can read your files

It has never been a better time to take advantage of the cloud. There are so many benefits to going paperless, from accessing your data anywhere to being environmentally friendly. But before you start saving all your important documents and files up in the cloud, you need to know how to keep them as private as possible. In this article, find out what E2E encryption is and why it’s essential …

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Microsoft requires strong passwords

In the age of cyberattacks and data breaches, password security is more important than ever. Microsoft has just announced a new set of rules for Windows 10 sign-ins that would require users to use strong passwords with a minimum length of 14 characters – but does this increase in security translate to increased usability? What happened? Given that users are careless when choosing a password, Microsoft has changed the game’s …

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The best U2F apps for iOS, Android, and Windows Phone

Biometrics and embedded security are becoming more and more widespread in the world of IT and software. Apple, Google, and Microsoft have all integrated biometric technologies into their devices. But what do you do if you don’t own one of these devices? Or if you travel a lot and want to use your U2F app on different computers? What is U2F? The U2F app will enable you to log in …

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O-day vulnerability found in Windows Defender

Windows Defender is powerful antivirus software that is often overlooked as a security solution, but it’s a must-have for any user. The O-day vulnerability has been found in Windows Defender in the last few weeks. The case More and more users trust Microsoft’s protection solution, Windows Defender – which is no wonder, given that the software performs well. However, it is a bit more resource-intensive, i.e., slower than its competitors. …

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A dangerous attack with global consequences

The cyberattack on SolarWinds is one of the most significant hacker attacks on a large scale in decades. Many companies and public authorities could be affected. The case At the end of 2020, hackers hacked into the servers of IT security solutions company FireEye, causing a significant stir. It emerged that the hackers had also used the stolen data to hack into other companies’ servers. In the case of SolarWinds, …

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How to protect yourself against Trojans

You may have heard of ransomware viruses/trojans but don’t know the best way to protect yourself against them. Let’s break things down so that you can be more prepared. What are trojans? One of the biggest threats to users is ransomware viruses/trojans. What is it exactly? It is software that blackmails its victims. It does this by secretly sneaking into your computer and encrypting the data on your hard drive/SSD …

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