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The cyberattack on Atlanta should be a warning to all municipal governments

LEARN MORE                     FREE TRIAL                          CONTACT EVIZONE   We tend to forget how sophisticated and ambitious hackers can be. With a ransomware attack, cybercriminals managed to freeze the city of Atlanta’s information systems earlier this year. This blocked residents from paying the city, whether it be for utility bills or parking tickets. It also prevented city […]

The future of cybersecurity lies within the cloud

LEARN MORE                     FREE TRIAL                          CONTACT EVIZONE   The cloud is a technological marvel. It allows anyone to store and access any of their documents – whether important work files or treasured family photos – from anywhere in the world, regardless of what device they’re on. In terms of efficiency, it blows hard drives and other […]

Small businesses are heavily impacted by data breaches. They only have themselves to blame

LEARN MORE                     FREE TRIAL                          CONTACT EVIZONE   The renaissance of the entrepreneurial spirit alongside the digital era is creating a world where innovation is one of the only constants. Nearly every new business’ data resides on the cloud. Although this helps have faster access to information, it also creates an immense treasure chest for hackers […]

Are Bitcoin exchanges a safe way to buy cryptocurrency?

LEARN MORE                     FREE TRIAL                          CONTACT EVIZONE   Bitcoin – through its underlying blockchain technology – has proven itself to be an extremely secure cryptocurrency. To date, there’s no record of any compromise of the Bitcoin system, and no Bitcoins have ever been stolen. Bitcoin exchanges, on the other hand, are a completely different story. Exchanges […]

Hacking is not an IT problem – it’s a people problem

LEARN MORE                     FREE TRIAL                          CONTACT EVIZONE   Hacking is a reality of today’s world. Naturally, businesses are investing in data protection software in record numbers in an effort to minimize the negative impacts a data breach can have on them. Hackers, however, are getting cleverer by the day. They target their potential victims, making high […]

Cyberattacks may cost your business more than you ever thought

LEARN MORE                     FREE TRIAL                          CONTACT EVIZONE   Cyberattacks cost more than just the price of recovering lost data. This may seem obvious, but multiple sources recently have argued that companies ignore the secondary costs associated with data breaches. A 2017 Kaspersky Lab report indicated that a cyberattack on a small or medium-sized business will cost […]

Facebook apps may have more access to your information than you thought

LEARN MORE                     FREE TRIAL                          CONTACT EVIZONE   Facebook is, by far, the most popular social media platform in existence. More than 2 billion people have an active Facebook account. To create an account, you have to provide your full name, your email address and your date of birth. Once the account is created, users usually […]

The EU’s GDPR is a potential nightmare for electronic communications

LEARN MORE                     FREE TRIAL                          CONTACT EVIZONE Internet users are as worried as ever about sharing their information on the web. With this in mind, the European Union has decided to put strenuous new rules in place to reassure the masses. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was passed in 2016 and will be the law […]

69% of firms underfunding their cybersecurity needs

LEARN MORE                     FREE TRIAL                          CONTACT EVIZONE   IBM this week released the results of a study examining cyber resilience in companies across the world. Their finding confirms a slew of other studies showing how unprepared companies are for potential cyberattacks on their most sensitive data and digital infrastructure. As the report found, “nearly half of […]

Evizone is your solution to the Meltdown/Spectre train wreck

LEARN MORE                     FREE TRIAL                          CONTACT EVIZONE   By now you’ve likely heard about the incredible security flaws that affect nearly every computer processor, including the one in the device you’re reading from right now. The so-called “Meltdown” and “Spectre” vulnerabilities have led hardware companies like Intel, ARM and AMD, and operating system companies like Microsoft, […]