Is Cryptocurrency a Good Option for a Business?

Cryptocurrency’s rise in popularity has left a lot of businesses wondering how and if they should leverage this new payment method. There are thousands of cryptocurrency’s on the market, making it a challenge to figure out how to use them in your business. Before you decide to use cryptocurrency in your business, you should carefully consider the pros and cons …

How to Protect Your API Setup

Today’s software developers create applications in a way that uses tools such as microservices and containers which require APIs. Therefore, steps needed to protect API (application programming interfaces) is increasingly important. …Log into your iPressGo account to read the full article.

Is Your Cloud App Data Currently Vulnerable?

When cloud computing was first introduced, most businesses were reluctant to try the apps being offered by public cloud service providers. Companies were mainly concerned about whether their data and other IT assets would be secure. …Log into your iPressGo account to read the full article.

5 Things to Remember When Picking Passwords

Recent research shows that people are still using easy-to-hack passwords to protect their online accounts. Discover what the researchers found and what people need to keep in mind when creating passwords. …Log into your iPressGo account to read the full article.

The New U.S. Data Security Law

President Joe Biden signed a bill into law on March 15, 2022 that provides funding for the Cyber Incident Reporting for Critical Infrastructure Act of 2021 (CIRCIA). This legislation is part of the Strengthening American Cybersecurity Act of 2022, which is intended to strengthen the federal government’s cybersecurity posture. The most immediate effect of CIRCIA is the requirement to report cybersecurity …

Beware of Vidar Spyware Masquerading within Microsoft

Security analysts have identified the Vidar malware as the payload in a phishing campaign that exploits Microsoft help files. Diana Lopera, researcher for Trustwave, announced on March 24, 2022 that the actors are concealing Vidar in Microsoft Compiled HTML Help (CHM) files to prevent anti-malware applications from detecting it. …Log into your iPressGo account to read the full article.

Conti Ransomware Takes Over TrickBot

TrickBot was originally a Trojan that stole banking credentials, but it has evolved into a modular malware with multiple sophisticated capabilities. These include system reconnaissance, persistence and the ability to deliver ransomware. However, the Conti ransomware syndicate now plans to replace TrickBot with BazarBackdoor, which has greater stealth. …Log into your iPressGo account to read the full article.

Using Cryptocurrency for Your Business

Cryptocurrency has been around since 2009, but it’s only now becoming accepted as a payment method on a large scale. Over 4,000 cryptocurrencies existed as of January 2021, although only a fraction of these are commercially successful. Before you decide to use cryptocurrency in your business, you should carefully consider the pros and cons of doing so. …Log into your …

Ukraine Invasion Threatens US Cybersecurity

Hacking groups throughout the world are increasing their activities as a result of the Russian invasion of Ukraine on February 24, 2022. Some of these groups are supporting a particular side, while others simply want to take advantage of the resulting chaos. …Log into your iPressGo account to read the full article.

That QR Code Could be a Malware Program

Quick Response (QR) codes have become a standard method of conducting contactless transactions during the COVID-19 pandemic. However, cyber criminals are exploiting the lax security that often exists at businesses like restaurants and event ticket sales, which rely on quick website access. …Log into your iPressGo account to read the full article.