Malware Attacks

Most Common Malware Attacks (Part 1) – Trojans

Malware is malicious software that attacks the victim’s computer system without his knowledge. This broad definition of malware includes different types of malicious software such as ransomware, Trojan, spyware, etc. Many severe malware attacks end in mainstream news coverage and major reputational and financial loss. According to Verizon’s 2018 Breach Investigations report, 92% of malware…

Cyber security Workplace Environment

Creating a Safe Space of Innovation Through Cybersecurity (Tips to Create a Safe Workplace Environment)

Creating a safe environment in the workplace is the requirement of any organization. When businesses were mainly manufacturing or trading via book-keeping records, dealing with direct customers, safety concerns were limited to only external measures. The organization’s concern for protection was against burglary, fire accidents, natural calamities, etc. With the advancement in online trading and…

Landing and Keeping a Job in Cybersecurity

It is an exciting time to establish yourself in cybersecurity as cybercrime is not the only thing on the rise but the demand for cybersecurity professionals continues to grow but the potential opportunities with highly recognized companies also grow. Symantec has expected that the cybersecurity industry will host 6 million jobs during 2019 whereas the…

Vulnerability Assessment

What Is a Vulnerability Assessment?

Vulnerability assessment is the process of systemic review of security weaknesses by recognizing, analyzing, and prioritizing vulnerabilities existing in systems or IT equipment. It is to trace prevailing threats in the environment and recommend remediation and mitigation methods. With the appropriate information on hand, the risk factors can be easily determined and can be competently…

Rising Cyber Threats

Rising Cyber Threats – Are You Prepared?

The cyber world is changing leading to an effective change in the internet too. The internet is continuously creating huge interconnecting contacts resulting in massive business prospects. The increasing exchange of volume of data, personal and corporate, is creating a pool for cyber criminals and state-sponsored espionage. The higher the connectivity, the greater risk of…

EC-Council University and the Institute of Technology and Science Join Forces to Create Skilled Cybersecurity Professionals in India

New Delhi, India – 16th March 2019: The Institute of Technology and Science (ITS) announced a partnership with EC-Council University (ECCU) to promote cyber security skill development for its students. With this partnership, ITS students can now gain access to the cybersecurity curriculum of EC-Council University, which is recognized globally. According to IBM, India’s current…