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6 Tips to secure your data this Data Privacy Day

By : CIOL Bureau

With Data Privacy Day being observed around the world today, Sunil Sharma, Managing Director – Sales, India & SAARC, Sophos advises you to treat everyday as Data Privacy Day and apply these 6 simple tips to secure your data. 1.      Enable multi-factor authentication

4 ways to protect yourself from cybercriminals when shopping online

By : CIOL Bureau

By Mohit Puri, Director Sales Engineering, India & SAARC, Sophos Online shopping deals are everywhere. There are deals in windows and on TV; deals on the web; deals on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook, deals via SMS, WhatsApp and Messenger; and

How to secure yourself from the Collection #1 data breach?

By : CIOL Bureau

The Have I Been Pwned? (HIBP) website has revealed another huge cache of breached email addresses and passwords discovered last week circulating among criminals. Named “Collection #1”, its statistics are as impressive as they are worrying: 87GB of data, 12,000

Don’t fall in the phishing trap this income tax e filing season

By : CIOL Bureau

One needs to be vigilant about scams, especially during tax season. Tax fraud effects many individuals and organizations, especially as the end of the financial year approaches on June 30. Scammers are salivating at the prospect of making more money

Marriott Data Breach: Tips To Stay Protected

By : CIOL Bureau

By John Shier, senior security advisor, Sophos Marriott Data Breach that has affected more than 500 million people, The potential fallout from the Marriott’s Starwood data breach should be alarming to anyone who has stayed at a Starwood property in

Targeted attacks gain popularity, Reap Deep Rewards

By : CIOL Bureau

Cliff Stoll’s 1989 book, The Cuckoo’s Egg, tells the story of how a curious network admin discovered what may have been the earliest documented APT attack, while it was still in progress, on the nascent internet. Stoll rigged a cumbersome

Victories Against Cybercrime Demand Radical Change to Defense

By : CIOL Bureau

By JOE LEVY, SOPHOS CTO It doesn’t take an AI-powered sentiment analyzer to observe that reporting, disclosures, and headlines about the security industry skew negative. Whereas most other STEM industries – biotech, pharmaceuticals, robotics – celebrate breakthroughs, the public perception

Sophos Home Premium Brings Business-Grade Ransomware Protection to Consumers

By : CIOL Bureau

Sophos announces Sophos Home Premium with ransomware protection. Sophos Home Premium features advanced anti-ransomware capabilities that can quickly detect previously unknown ransomware. Going beyond just traditional antivirus features, it delivers proactive, real-time protection for consumers from the latest malicious software