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Beware! This Microsoft PowerPoint Hack Installs Malware Without Requiring Macros

"Disable macros and always be extra careful when you manually enable it while opening Microsoft Office Word documents." You might have heard of above-mentioned security warning multiple times on the Internet as hackers usually leverage this decade old macros-based hacking technique to hack computers through specially crafted Microsoft Office files, [...]

By | 2017-06-09T16:25:37+00:00 June 9th, 2017|Malware, Security|Comments Off on Beware! This Microsoft PowerPoint Hack Installs Malware Without Requiring Macros

Ask Us About Our New Password Manager

We are excited to announce our very own cloud based password manager.  There are so many different ways to store your passwords- excel spreadsheet, sticky note, spiral notebook, from memory, writing it on your hand and maybe tattooed somewhere on your body.  WRONG! Passwords are critical to your business infrastructure [...]

By | 2017-03-03T15:09:50+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|Security, Tech Talk|Comments Off on Ask Us About Our New Password Manager

Here’s My Surprise Face – Yahoo Hacked Once Again!

Has Yahoo rebuilt your trust again? If yes, then you need to think once again, as the company is warning its users of another hack. Last year, Yahoo admitted two of the largest data breaches on record. One of which that took place in 2013 disclosed personal details associated with [...]

By | 2017-02-16T21:38:31+00:00 February 16th, 2017|Security, Yahoo|Comments Off on Here’s My Surprise Face – Yahoo Hacked Once Again!

Browser AutoFill Feature Can Leak Your Personal Information to Hackers

Just like most of you, I too really hate filling out web forms, especially on mobile devices. To help make this whole process faster, Google Chrome and other major browsers offer "Autofill" feature that automatically fills out web form based on data you have previously entered in similar fields. However, [...]

By | 2017-01-11T14:47:10+00:00 January 11th, 2017|Security, Tech Talk|Comments Off on Browser AutoFill Feature Can Leak Your Personal Information to Hackers

Yes, We’re Geeks! So We Care To Share This With You :-(

Carrie Fisher has died at the age of 60 While the opening crawl and massive starship is credited with blowing away audiences who see Star Wars for the first time, it’s the appearance of a young woman who steals the show for me. She’s fearless, standing toe to toe with [...]

By | 2016-12-27T18:07:26+00:00 December 27th, 2016|Tech Talk|Comments Off on Yes, We’re Geeks! So We Care To Share This With You :-(

Lynda.com Hacked, Passwords Of 55,000 Users Leaked

Short Bytes: Online learning company Lynda is the latest victim of hacking attacks. The company has sent precautious emails to its 9.5 million users. Out of this huge number, the personal information of 55,000 has been hacked. Lynda.com is a well-known online learning company that’s a subsidiary of LinkedIn, which was [...]

By | 2016-12-19T15:18:45+00:00 December 19th, 2016|Security, Tech Talk|Comments Off on Lynda.com Hacked, Passwords Of 55,000 Users Leaked

More Than One Billion Yahoo Accounts Stolen In Massive Data Breach

Yahoo has had the unfortunate pleasure of disclosing to the public that more than one billion accounts may have been breached as part of the company being victim to latest cyber-attack. The beleaguered company has already had to suffer the humiliation of letting the world know that around 500 million accounts [...]

By | 2016-12-15T19:10:23+00:00 December 15th, 2016|Security, Yahoo|Comments Off on More Than One Billion Yahoo Accounts Stolen In Massive Data Breach