Tag Archives: Cyber Crime

Guidelines for Publishing Information Online

Why is it important to remember that the Internet public? Because the Internet is so accessible and contains a wealth of information, it has become a popular resource for communicating, for researching topics, and for finding information about people. It … Continue reading

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Staying Safe on Social Networking Sites

What are social networking sites? Social networking sites, sometimes referred to as “friend-of-a-friend” sites, build upon the concept of traditional social networks where you are connected to new people through people you already know. The purpose of some networking sites … Continue reading

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Recovering from Viruses, Worms, and Trojan Horses

How do you know your computer is infected? Unfortunately, there is no particular way to identify that your computer has been infected with malicious code. Some infections may completely destroy files and shut down your computer, while others may only … Continue reading

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10 ways small business can improve security during a recession

by David Kelleher – GFI – Friday, 24 April 2009 Although many companies are understandably cutting back due to the current financial climate, IT security is one area companies cannot afford to. Protecting a company’s network and data assets is … Continue reading

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Cyber crime profits running into trillions of dollars

Cyber crime profits running into trillions of dollars By David Neal A recent warning from AT&T’s chief security officer, Edward Amoroso, that the cost of cyber crime is running into trillions of dollars has been confirmed by security firm Finjan. … Continue reading

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Cyber crime cost US$1.76b in 2008 in Vietnam

Intellasia News Services 27-MAR-2009 Intellasia | AFP Computer crime cost Vietnam US$1.76 billion last year while many businesses do not even have security systems, state media reported. The lack of protection against cyber criminals led to almost 60 million computers … Continue reading

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