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CompTIA Security+ Certification Prep Course Preview (Special Offer Inside)

#CyberWeek2016: CompTIA Security+ Certification Prep   For a limited time get this course for only $10 ($150 off original price) on Udemy – https://www.udemy.com/comptia-security-plus-certification-prep/?couponCode=CYBERWEEK16 CompTIA Security+ Training The CompTIA S+ certificate is globally recognized for validating foundational, vendor-neutral IT security knowledge and skills. In this course, EC-Council certified trainer Timber Wolfe,… Read more »

CHFI (Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator) EC-Council Course Trailer (Special Offer Inside)

#CyberWeek2016: CHFI (Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator) For a limited time get this course for $10 ($150 off original price) on Udemy – https://www.udemy.com/computer-hacking-forensic-investigator/?couponCode=CYBERWEEK16 EC-Council’s CHFI Training The EC-Council’s Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI) certificate provides vendor-neutral recognition of the specific security discipline of computer forensics. In this course, EC-Council certified instructor Bally… Read more »

Certified Ethical Hacker Bootcamp (CEH v9) (Special Offer Inside)

#CyberWeek2016: EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker Bootcamp For a limited time Get this course for $10 ($190 off original price) on Udemy – https://www.udemy.com/certified-ethical-hacker-bootcamp-with-practice-exams-bundle/?couponCode=CYBERWEEK16 EC-Council’s CEH Certificate Training The EC-Council’s CEH certificate is paramount for any IT specialist and anyone trying to enhance their network’s defenses. In this course, EC-Council certified trainer Timber Wolfe,… Read more »

Cyber Threats: Ransomware

WannaCry Ransomware

Cyber Threats: Ransomware In October 2016, I attended a SecureWorld conference in Bellevue, WA. The hot topic of the event? Ransomware. I realized that I had left ransomware out of my cyber threats series, hence this post. This one is going to be a bit different, however. I’ll be giving… Read more »

#CyberHeadlines: Rupee Update

#CyberHeadlines: Rupee Update India updates its currency for security reasons The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) recently announced that they are updating the rupee as well as withdrawing 500 and 1,000 rupee notes from circulation. The asserted reasoning behind this decision is to cut back on crime incentives and make… Read more »

#CyberHeadlines: Madison County Ransomware

#CyberHeadlines: Madison County Ransomware Madison County pays up on their ransomware November 5th 2016, Madison County, Indiana, was forced to revert back to a time of pre-internet, paper-and-pen functioning when their systems were hacked with ransomware. Luckily, their phone network was not compromised leaving 911 available for emergencies. They were… Read more »

The ABC’s of Cybersecurity: K- O

The ABC’s of Cybersecurity: K-O Cybersecurity can seem an intimidating undertaking requiring in-depth knowledge of computers and coding along with a whole new vocabulary to-boot. In this blog series, The ABC’s of Cyber Security, we’ll give you the base-knowledge you need to feel confident in approaching the subject of cyber… Read more »