LinkedIn is Boosting its Use of Microsoft's Azure Cloud

LinkedIn is Boosting its Use of Microsoft’s Azure Cloud

LinkedIn a business social network and the recruiting tool are now increasingly relying on technology directly from its parent company, Microsoft. On Thursday, LinkedIn said that it’s tapping a service which is running in the Microsoft’s cloud data centers only to translate the text of its user’s posts into different other languages. And the decision Read more about LinkedIn is Boosting its Use of Microsoft’s Azure Cloud[…]

Microsoft Improves Facial Recognition Software to Get Better Results for All Skin Tones

Microsoft Improves Facial Recognition Software to Get Better Results for All Skin Tones

Microsoft Facial Recognition Software – According to a Microsoft blog post, its facial recognition tools are getting enhanced at recognizing people with darker skin tones than before. The rates of error have been reduced by almost 20 times for women and men with the darker skin and by nearly nine times for all the women. Read more about Microsoft Improves Facial Recognition Software to Get Better Results for All Skin Tones[…]

Hacker Attacks

Hackers Breach Financial Firms

In an endeavor to steal some sensitive data of users, now the cyber-criminals have been targeting the financial firms by building a concealed tunnels to break into the networks. According to a recent report by Vectra, these types of attack behaviors are almost the same as those which led to the 2017 Equifax breach. According to Read more about Hackers Breach Financial Firms[…]

Best Cybersecurity Practices for 2018

iGen Identified As Main Culprits Of Security Breaches At Work

Security Breaches – In a recent survey conducted by Identity and Access Management firm, Centrify, an evaluation of managerial attitudes towards employees belonging to generation Z and their safety, privacy, and online behaviors at work was conducted. New research from Centrify has assessed managerial attitudes towards younger employees (18-24-year-olds) and their security, privacy and digital Read more about iGen Identified As Main Culprits Of Security Breaches At Work[…]

Cyber Criminals Steal Over $31m From South Korea’s Bithumb

Cyber Criminals Steal Over $31m From South Korea’s Bithumb

South Korea Company Bithumb has been focused by programmers for the second time in multi-year, this time losing over $31m in digital money. A notice from the firm, one of the world’s most significant advanced cash trades, guaranteed that the assault started the previous evening and was found at the beginning of today, with around Read more about Cyber Criminals Steal Over $31m From South Korea’s Bithumb[…]

Facebook Blocks Weapon Accessory Ads for Underage Users

Facebook Blocks Weapon Accessory Ads for Underage Users

Recently, Facebook announced that they are updating their advertising policy to prohibit showing weapons accessories ads to the people who are under the age of 18 years. Currently, the social network sites have banned the ads which are for the sale of weapons and modifications, such as magazines. But Facebook also took a further step Read more about Facebook Blocks Weapon Accessory Ads for Underage Users[…]

Darren Thomson Symnatec

Symantec’s Darren Thomson Highlights Importance of Basics

Symantec’s Darren Thomson- With cyber attacks receiving a lot of attention from the media and hitting the headlines on an everyday basis, the requirement for your company to have a robust cyber security practice is all the higher. No organization aspires to become the target of attacks especially after what happened with Equifax, Yahoo, Target, Read more about Symantec’s Darren Thomson Highlights Importance of Basics[…]

Fifa World Cup

Cyber Attacks Anticipated as FIFA World Cup Kicks Off

Data security experts are getting ready for the most exceedingly awful as the current year’s FIFA World Cup commences. The World Cup of football (a.k.a., soccer in the US) is set to become the dominant focal point in Russia. The competition begins this evening amongst Russia and Saudi Arabia. While it’s exceptionally foreseen by football Read more about Cyber Attacks Anticipated as FIFA World Cup Kicks Off[…]

According To Report Phishing Declines But Targets Surge

According To Report Phishing Declines But Targets Surge

Phishers are always coming up with innovations and designing new ways (Phishing) to entice people into getting access to their financial data, personal information, as well as user accounts. Knowing the most recent phishing techniques and the trends followed by phishing actors helps position clients to stay a step ahead of such threats targeting their Read more about According To Report Phishing Declines But Targets Surge[…]

BabaYaga: The Russian Malware Which Eats Other Malware

BabaYaga: The Russian Malware Which Eats Other Malware

In the malware eats malware world, a new variant of Russian WordPress malware is garnering media’s attention. Let us find out more about this sophisticated malware. BabaYaga is being used for SEO spam The organization behind the BabaYaga which is considered to be a group of Russian-speaking attackers applies this malicious software to infect websites Read more about BabaYaga: The Russian Malware Which Eats Other Malware[…]