Tag: IT

Top 6 Cheapest Countries for Internet Access

Not too long ago, we looked at the most expensive countries for broadband internet access. On the other end of the scale, there are quite a few countries where internet is incredibly expensive. Do keep in mind these prices reflect the monthly costs for a 10Mbit Cable or ADSL connection. The countries in this list might surprise you, that much is certain. 6. Belarus Eastern European countries are not exactly …
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Three New Reports Show The Ransomware Threat is Still Gaining Momentum

Every time a new ransomware survey’s findings are revealed, there is a sense of trepidation. Despite people and enterprises knowing the risk of this malicious software, the mounting number of successful infections remains a cause for concern. Increased IT spending is one way to tackle this problem, but even the best of technologies cannot fix human error. Ransomware Continues Its March To Success Two new surveys have been released in …
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BitSight Identifies Six Industries Prone To Ransomware Attacks

There is nothing more worrisome than having to deal with another ransomware report. This type of malware has instilled fear in so many hearts that people are legitimately afraid of what the future may hold. A new report by BitSight goes to show that the educational sector will remain the prime ransomware target. The government, healthcare, and financial enterprises complete the top four. Six Primary Sectors For Ransomware To Date …
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The New EU Union Commissioner Gets Grilled by MEPs

MEPs tore into the UK’s new European Commissioner the other night, then decided to take up his position. Security Union Commissioner Sir Julian King started the hearing by speaking French, then went on to address the more technical side of border control, encryption and data protection, passenger name records, government surveillance, as well as cybercrime. Members of the European Parliament’s civil liberties committee asked how he would balance being the …
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