Cyber Threat Alert: Ransomware Breaks Another Record

As the ‘Year of Ransomware’ roars on, SonicWall observes 3rd Quarter with another unprecedented, record-breaking surge in attacks. In July 2021, SonicWall released its widely quoted Mid-Year Update to the 2021 SonicWall Cyber Threat Report with alarming […]

Check Before You Click and Fight the Phish!

Phishing is one of the oldest cybersecurity scams. The first phishing attacks occurred during the mid-1990s when unsuspecting users of America Online (AOL) answered fraudulent emails and gave up passwords and credit card information. Fast forward twenty […]

Living in the Wild West of the IoT

What started as a siloed technology called IoT (Internet of Things) has now evolved into a complete ecosystem for automation to make our everyday life simpler and more productive. The signs are everywhere as the […]

IoT Devices: If You Connect It, Protect It

7 “Smart” Steps to secure and protect your Home Network A refrigerator that tells you there was a power outage — and whether it lasted long enough to spoil your food. Doorbells show you who’s […]

The Halfway Point: How Cybercrime Has Impacted Government in 2021

In August, the bipartisan U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs released an update on the state of cybersecurity among federal agencies. The report, “Federal Cybersecurity: America’s Data Still at Risk,” noted that, […]



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