Hackers impersonating hotels on Booking.com launch aggressive phishing campaign

January 17th, 2024 Posted by Life and Culture, Security & Surveillance, Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (SMBs), Technology, Uncategorized 0 thoughts on “Hackers impersonating hotels on Booking.com launch aggressive phishing campaign”

“Planning work or personal travel? Before you give out your information, beware of this new phishing campaign!”

Glenn Baruck, Chicago Voice and Data

It’s peak travel season, and in an alarming revelation, cybersecurity experts have uncovered a sophisticated phishing campaign targeting users of the popular travel platform Booking.com. According to reports, hackers are employing a clever tactic by impersonating hotels on the website, luring unsuspecting travelers into a web of deceit. This aggressive cyber-attack raises serious concerns about the security of personal information and payment details for those planning their accommodations online. As the sophistication of hackers increases, robust cybersecurity measures become more imperative than ever to safeguard users from such malicious endeavors.

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Digital fatigue is increasing cyber risks in modern workplaces

January 16th, 2024 Posted by Security & Surveillance, Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (SMBs), Technology 0 thoughts on “Digital fatigue is increasing cyber risks in modern workplaces”

“While digital tools continue to improve our productivity, don’t sleep on the risk of Digital Fatigue.”

Glenn Baruck, The eDot Family of Companies

Whether in the office or at home, in the contemporary workplace, the prevalence of digital tools has revolutionized how we work. However, this continuous digital transformation comes with a hidden challenge – digital fatigue. A recent article penned by the Security Staff at securitymagaxine.com explores how digital fatigue is rising and its implications for cyber risks. As companies and organizations increasingly rely on digital platforms, understanding and addressing the impact of digital fatigue is crucial in maintaining a secure and resilient work environment.

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Strategies to Ensure Access Control Demands Keep Pace with Organizational Change

January 10th, 2024 Posted by Security & Surveillance, Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (SMBs), Technology 0 thoughts on “Strategies to Ensure Access Control Demands Keep Pace with Organizational Change”

“What worked for access control yesterday won’t necessarily provide the protection you need today or in the future.”

Glenn Baruck, DigiTek Security

Maintaining robust access control measures is crucial to safeguarding sensitive information and ensuring the integrity of security protocols. As organizations progress and technological advancements and organizational structures evolve, so do the challenges associated with secure access control.

In this piece for securityinfowatch.com, author Timothy Sutton, CPP, CHPA, reveals the strategic approaches needed to ensure that access control demands seamlessly adapt to the ever-changing dynamics within an organization. From leveraging cutting-edge technologies to implementing agile policies, Sutton’s insights will help empower businesses to manage access control in tandem with their organizational evolution proactively.

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The 10 Coolest Wearables Revealed At CES 2024

January 8th, 2024 Posted by Life and Culture, Security & Surveillance, Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (SMBs), Technology 0 thoughts on “The 10 Coolest Wearables Revealed At CES 2024”

“From health to safety and beyond, the newest wearable tech is almost out of this world!”

Glenn Baruck, The eDot Family of Companies

Welcome to the future of wearable technology! The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2024, running from now until January 12, 2024, in Las Vegas, has unveiled a dazzling array of cutting-edge wearables set to redefine how we interact with technology daily. This year’s new product releases are more innovative and diverse than ever, from sleek smartwatches to innovative health monitoring devices!

In his recent report for crn.com, author Wade Tyler Millward picks his “10 coolest wearables” revealed at CES 2024, highlighting the trends and advancements that will likely shape the next generation of wearable gadgets.

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The Impact of Remote Workers’ Cybersecurity Mistakes

December 27th, 2023 Posted by Employment, Life and Culture, Security & Surveillance, Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (SMBs), Technology 0 thoughts on “The Impact of Remote Workers’ Cybersecurity Mistakes”

“Hybrid and remote work will continue but with it continue added cybersecurity challenges.”

Glenn Baruck, The eDot Family of Companies

As remote and hybrid work continue to be mainstays in our economy, the cybersecurity landscape continues to evolve and become more critical than ever. A recent article by author Ayaz Nanji for marketingprofs.com investigates the profound impact of cybersecurity mistakes made by remote workers, highlighting key insights through a compelling infographic.

As organizations navigate the challenges of a dispersed workforce, understanding the implications of these errors is crucial for safeguarding sensitive information in our evolving digital landscape.

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Is It Safe to Use an Old or Used Phone? Here’s What You Should Know

December 18th, 2023 Posted by Life and Culture, Security & Surveillance, Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (SMBs), Technology 0 thoughts on “Is It Safe to Use an Old or Used Phone? Here’s What You Should Know”

“Stop! Before you buy that refurbished smartphone for yourself or as a gift, you need to read this!”

Glenn Baruck, The eDot Family of Companies

Let’s face it: smartphones are expensive. That’s why many of us find the allure of a budget-friendly, used or refurbished smartphone phone hard to resist. However, before you take the plunge and snag that seemingly great deal, it’s crucial to consider the potential security risks associated with preowned devices. In this insightful article for CNET.com, author Andrew Lanxon explores the intricacies of using older or refurbished Android and iPhones, uncovering the fundamental security concerns that users should be aware of. Whether you’re a techie or a cautious consumer, understanding the nuances outlined in this piece is essential for making informed decisions about the safety of your mobile device.

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