Data Breach

WhatsApp

Is It Safe For You To Use WhatsApp?

CERT-In has alerted users about a new vulnerability where hackers can attack the messaging platform using MP4 files

How Big Is the Menace of Spyware Pegasus?

According to reports, WhatsApp claims it had informed government officials about the breach in May, refuting allegations of having kept it a secret.

Data Security in the Age of Online Payments and Social Media Validation: Where Does the Buck Stop?

In the light of the now infamous Tumblr adult content ban episode, the risk of compromise and misuse of digital media becomes all the more important

How SMBs can diminish the risk of a data breach

Perceived notions of 'high-cost investment', ignorance and a mindset 'who would target us' makes the SMBs, a hacker's goldmine. This perspective needs a re-set

Don't Open That Attachment: 4 Common Data Protection Mistakes for SMBs

Here's why you should avoid these issues--and how to rectify them should they still wind up happening to you.

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