Is Online Shopping Safe? 6 Risks on E-Commerce Platforms

Author(s):

Leo Corado, Freelancer, SurfShark

Online shopping

E-commerce is a rapidly growing sector, expected to see over 8 trillion sales globally by 2026. With such bountiful rewards, it’s no surprise that scammers and hackers jump on the opportunity to steal funds and data from shoppers. But how do these cybercriminals scam their e-commerce users? In this article, we’ll discuss the risks you … Read more

Software Startups: The Shift Left Security Strategy

Author(s):

Prabhat Pokharel, CEO, Biz Serve IT

Software Startups Shift Left Security Strategy

Most modern-day software startups follow an iterative development process with frequent and incremental releases. It encourages teams to “fail early and fail often,” thus preventing disasters. Incrementally released software is developed and tested within a sprint. The goal for such is to deliver customer values by the end of the sprint. But how often is … Read more

7 Critical Security Measures for U.S. Data Centers

Author(s):

Oscar Collins, Editor-in-Chief, Modded

7 Critical Security Measure for U.S. Data Centers

Data centers in the United States encounter all kinds of digital and physical security threats. They have to use every resource available to protect their precious information and keep their systems operational. Here are seven critical security measures U.S. data centers must utilize to counteract threats. Software Security Malware and Distributed-Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attacks are becoming … Read more

6 Potential Vulnerabilities in Fleet Data and Strategies to Address Them

Author(s):

Oscar Collins, Editor-in-Chief, Modded

Fleet Data Vulnerabilities

The rise of digital services, automation, and greater intelligence — namely through analytics — has vastly improved the logistics industry, fleet management notwithstanding. But a particular caveat comes with digitization — it’s more vulnerable to cyber threats. While the technology’s convenience and benefits are worth the risks, that doesn’t mean cybersecurity professionals should ignore them … Read more

6 Data-Backed Predictions for Cybersecurity in 2023

Author(s):

Oscar Collins, Editor-in-Chief, Modded

Cybersecurity in 2023

Changes in technology happen rapidly. Innovations emerge as people and companies conduct business every day. Tech can be a significant benefit or a detriment when cybercriminals take advantage of innocent people and attack their vulnerabilities. These attacks are likely to continue, but there are means of mitigation. With that in mind, here are six data-backed … Read more

Top Cybersecurity Trends to Watch for in 2023

Author(s):

Anas Baig, Product Manager, Securiti.ai

Top Cybersecurity Trends 2023

It’s no secret that the cybersecurity landscape is constantly evolving. New threats are emerging all the time, and existing threats are becoming more sophisticated. This makes it critical for organizations to stay ahead of the curve and ensure they are prepared to deal with the latest security challenges. In this article, we will explore 9 … Read more

The Mental Health Toll on Cybersecurity Professionals and What Organizations Can Do to Address It

Author(s):

Frankie Wallace, ,

Mental Health Toll on Cybersecurity Professionals

Cybersecurity is a stressful industry. Every year, despite the best efforts of the greatest minds in the business, millions of data breaches slip through the cracks, and hackers find their way in. That can cost businesses and individuals billions of dollars and put sensitive information in the wrong hands. Cybersecurity professionals are constantly trying to … Read more

How to Talk to Your Kids About Cybersecurity

Author(s):

Caroline Wong, Chief Strategy Officer, Cobalt

Kids Cybersecurity

As tech leaders, it’s important that we remember to connect with kids about the importance of online security. Teaching children about the dangers of the internet requires a bit of extra patience, but it also invites us to let loose and have fun. The past few years have taught us that we can’t keep our … Read more

Insider Threats: Best Practices to Counter Them

Author(s):

Anas Baig, Product Manager, Securiti.ai

Insider Threats

Cybersecurity has become a critical strategic aspect for most organizations around the globe. Perhaps rightly so, considering the total damage caused by cyber-attacks in 2022 has already amounted to $6 trillion, this figure is likely to be much higher by the end of the year. According to the report by Cyber Security Ventures, this figure … Read more