The 5 Most Costly Types of IT-Related Cybercrimes

A report issued by the Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) shows that cybercrime victims lost $1.4 billion in 2017.  The IC3, which is part of the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), was established to gather complaints from victims of Internet crime.

Watch Out for GDPR Phishing Scams

Sadly, but expectedly, on the heels of the European Union enacting their new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), hackers are now using this regulation as an opportunity to deceive people into providing the type of data that the GDPR is specifically designed to protect.

Reboot Your Router to Kill the VPNFilter Malware Unleashed by Russia

The FBI is advising users of consumer-grade routers and network-attached storage devices to reboot them as soon as possible to counter Russian-engineered malware that has infected hundreds of thousands devices. Earlier this week, Cisco’s security team disclosed a Russian-developed malware called VPNFilter which compromised at least 500,000 routers built by Linksys, MikroTik, NETGEAR, and TP-Link as well as network-attached storage …

Preparing for a New Era in Privacy Regulation

As of May 25, 2018, a European privacy law, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), is in effect. The GDPR imposes new rules on companies, government agencies, non-profits, and other organizations that offer goods and services to people in the European Union (EU), or that collect and analyze data tied to EU residents. The GDPR applies no matter where you …

5 Ways to Make Security Awareness Trainings Effective

Statistically speaking, 4 percent of people in any given phishing campaign will click—despite what they were told at security awareness trainings—and incredibly, the more phishing emails someone has clicked, the more likely they are to do it again. PC Corp can provide technical means to deliver automated Security Awareness Training to help make your workforce more mindful of suspect emails and less apt to …

7 Ways Small Businesses Can Take Full Advantage of Office 365

If you subscribe to Office 365 Business Premium or Microsoft 365 Business, you have access to seven apps designed for small companies. They are part of your subscription, so there are no additional costs to use them. Here is what you can do with these apps.

GDPR Deadline Is Looming

The date on which companies need to be in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is approaching fast. Find out when this deadline is and what it means for businesses worldwide.