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How to Really Understand Your Users’ Real Needs? – Free Style

In today’s world of big data, we may have cultivated a habit of thinking in numbers and percentages about everything. We believe that data can show us everything or we are simply trying to hide our fear of the unknown behind the big numbers. Grouping phenomenon and making things clear are natural in human behavior. ...

Help Us Translate Security For Everyone

Security Güvenlik Sigurnost Sicherheit Keselamatan الأمان There is one way to safety but it is expressed in many ways. In the past months, we have worked hard to make many improvements in our antivirus app, from the web protection module, cloud scanner, improvements in user experience and during that journey we somehow forgot that we ...

Why clicking the “X” closes Zemana AntiMalware 3.0 on my PC?

Zemana AntiMalware 3.0 is a free malware removal tool. The main purpose of this product is to detected and remove malware from your PC. For free. Having said that, recently we have seen many support request asking: Why Zemana AntiMalware 3.0 closes when we click on “X”? For one simple reason. It doesn’t work in the ...

Here is What Businesses Need to Know: Security Trends for 2019

2018 was a year that brought major breaches pretty much every week. So, in May, GDPR came into force as necessary means in protecting companies and their clients. Cyber security is still an important issue that troubles business world. As it seems, businesses will need to invest more resources and energy, if they wish to ...

2018 Cyber Security Overview

Christmas time is behind us and we are heading towards New Year, so we decided to take a moment, look back at 2018 and remember the major security trends:   From .exe Files to Package and Deploy Malware One of the most significant trends we saw early 2018 is the ongoing shift away from using ...

What Is Spyware?

Spyware is a piece of software that aims to gather information about a person or an organization without their knowledge, that may send such information to another entity without the consumer’s consent, or that asserts control over a device without the consumer’s knowledge. How Does It Work? While the term spyware suggests software that monitors ...

Dark Web

Dark Web And All You Need To Know About It

What is Dark Web? The Dark Web is a term that refers specifically to websites that exist on an encrypted network and cannot be found by using traditional search engines or visited by using traditional browsers. Websites on the so-called Dark Web hide their identity using the Tor encryption tool. Tor renders your IP address ...

GDPR-Zemana

GDPR And All You Need To Know About It

What Is GDPR? GDPR stands for General Data Protection Regulation; it is going to regulate personal data of EU citizens, which means collecting or processing any information that we can use to identify a person. GDPR will enable: – strengthening the rights of individuals over their own data – making organizations accountable – ensuring equal protection ...

Cryptography

What is Cryptography?

Definition of Cryptography Cryptography is associated with the process of converting ordinary plain text into unintelligible text and vice-versa. It is a method of storing and transmitting data in a particular form so that only those for whom it is intended can read and process it. Cryptography protects data from theft or alteration. History of ...

Man-in-the-middle Attack

Often, we have conversations where there’s confidential information flow between two parties. A man-in-the-middle attack allows a malicious actor to intercept, send and receive data meant for someone else, or not meant to be sent at all, without either outside party knowing until it is too late. In other words, man-in-the-middle attacks are a common ...

cyber-attack

The Biggest Cyber Crimes in Our Recent History

What Is a Cyber-Attack? A cyber-attack is an attempt by hackers to damage or destroy a computer network or system. It is a deliberate exploitation of computer systems, technology-dependent enterprises and networks. Cyber-attacks use malicious code to alter computer code, logic or data, resulting in disruptive consequences that can compromise data and lead to cyber-crimes, ...

Results Show Horrific Lack of Malware Knowledge!

Many of us have probably heard the word malware many times. And many of us believe we are educated enough not to fall victim to malware. However, recent studies showed that not only non-professionals but professionals as well are often not able to recognize the malicious tricks of latest threats. Disturbing Results Recent surveys showed ...

Antivirüs ve Anti-malware arasındaki fark (Hangisini kurmalıyım?)

Uzun lafın kısası: İkisine de ihtiyacınız var! Ne, Nasıl yani? Sakin olun, açıklıyoruz. Antivirüs ve anti-malware arasındaki fark nedir? Çoğunuz antivirüs ve anti-malware kelimelerini sıkça duymuşsunuzdur. Hele ki son günlerde yayılan WannaCry fidyeci zararlısıyla daha sık duyar oldunuz (Fidyeci zararlılarından kurtulmanın yoluna buradan ulaşabilirsiniz). Muhtemelen bu kavram kargaşasında kaybolmuş, anti virüs ve anti-malware arasında fark ...

Difference Between Antivirus and Antimalware (Here Is What To Install)

Do I need an antimalware or an antivirus? Straightforward answer: You need them all! Wait, what?! Ok, let’s elaborate it. What Is The Difference Between Antivirus and Antimalware? Many of you have probably heard words Anti-malware and Antivirus thousands of times, especially in recent period due to unfortunate WannaCry ransomware attacks (check here how to ...

trust in technology

Are constant data breaches making people lose trust in technology?

“In today’s digital business environment, trust is built on two major components: ethics and security. Trust is the cornerstone of the digital economy.” – Accenture Technology. The Internet Society (ISOC), expressed a concern that constant data breaches are seriously affecting people’s trust in technology. Digital trust is actually not a process but rather a result of ...

rootkit

What are bootkits and rootkits and why are they so scary?

While it’s hip and trendy to write and talk about ransomware variants, we should also not forget to spread the word on malware that is located deep into a machine’s boot process or firmware and which can get unrestricted access to the entire computer. The ones that keep malware analyst bump their head on the ...

healthcare breaches

Healthcare breaches: easy profit plus+lack of security protection

2015 was “the year of the healthcare breaches”-according to IBM, 2016 Cyber Security Index. During the last year, 47% of the United states population experienced a personal healthcare data breach. Out of the 16 critical infrastructure sectors, the Healthcare industry suffered from the most recent data healthcare breaches, an estimated ~21% – according to Gemalto’s ...

VB100

Why is cyber security essential in video games development?

When software development started to become a hit worldwide, cyber security matters were not that important. Everyone just focused on the functionality of the software itself and no one had time to focus on security issues since cyber criminal was not that famous then. Now with the increase of cyber criminal, security became a top ...

VB100

How much data breaches affect company value?

With an overgrowing increase of malware samples and variants (near 600 million) in this year only , the average cost of data breaches has been estimated to reach $4 million-as according to Liviu Arsene, Senior E-Threat Analyst. Gartner, American research and advisory firm, conducted an analysis on last year data breaches stats and estimated that people worldwide will ...