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Social and Safe: 6 Types of Social Media Scams and How to Avoid Them

With more than 60 million active social media users as of last year logging an average daily use of 4.17 hours, Filipinos spend more time on social media compared to anyone else in the world, according to We Are Social’s Digital in 2017 Southeast Asia report.

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Online banking security incidents come with a $1.8 million price tag for banks

The crippling financial implications of online banking security incidents have been brought to light by the latest Kaspersky Lab report into cybersecurity threats in the financial sector. The report shows that an accident involving a bank’s online banking services costs the organization $1,754,000 on average – that’s double the price of recovering from a malware incident, which costs as much as $825,000 on average to resolve.

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#SafeParents: Digital Parenting

My parents never had it easy with me when I was growing up, being the youngest and the most mischievous child. When I got caught for my misdeeds, there was always punishment which involved a cane followed by a lot of tears, and a couple of “sorry, I won’t do it anymore” apologies.

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Cybercrime At Your Service, Mac

There is a pervasive belief, even among security professionals, that Apple Mac devices are immune to security breaches. And while there is some truth behind that belief, it’s time that we take this particular attack vector more seriously.

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ICS Math: Industrial Firms Face an Annual $497K Cybersecurity Incident Bill

Although the majority of industrial organizations believe they are well-prepared for cybersecurity incidents, this confidence may be not well-founded: every second ICS company experienced between one and five incidents last year, according to a survey conducted by Kaspersky Lab. On average, ineffective cybersecurity costs industrial organizations up to $497K per year.

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Protecting Your Organization from the WCry Ransomware

Ransomware has become the fastest growing malware threat, targeting everyone from home users to healthcare systems to corporate networks. Tracking analysis shows that there has been an average of more than 4,000 ransomware attacks every day since January 1, 2016.

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Super 8 Retail Systems Inc. Creates a Significant Boost in Warehouse Productivity with JDA and GenieTech

Super 8 aims to optimize cost and create a significant boost in their warehouse operations with JDA Warehouse Management System. Founded in 2006, Super 8 Retail Systems, Inc. opened its first seven (7) outlets after it assumed the Uniwide Sale’s grocery business. Now, it has 60 branches that serve consumers and resellers in strategic locations from North to South Luzon.

Check Point Infinity NGFW Earns NSS Recommended in Next Generation Firewall Test

Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP) has achieved a ‘Recommended’ rating in the 2017 NSS Labs, a leader in independent security product testing and research, Next Generation Firewall (NGFW) Group Test. This is the 14th consecutive time since 2011 that the company has been recognized by NSS Labs for the “Recommended” rating.

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Global DJs Remix the ‘Sounds of Safety’ for Starmus 2017

Global cybersecurity company, Kaspersky Lab, and science festival, Starmus 2017, have investigated what safety sounds like to people. Top DJs from around the world transformed the findings into 10 tracks epitomizing the ‘Sound of Safety’.

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Mobile Ransomware More Than Trebled in Q1, 2017

The global nightmare of ransomware shows no sign of slowing down, with the volume of mobile ransomware rising over three-fold (3.5 times) during the first few months of the year, according to Kaspersky Lab’s Malware Report for Q1, 2017.