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PureVPN vs NordVPN (2024): Which VPN Should You Choose?

While PureVPN’s more affordable starting plan may be enticing, NordVPN’s stronger security and broader server fleet makes the higher price tag worth the money. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: PureVPN vs NordVPN…

How to Spot a Phishing Email Attempt

Phishing attacks are one of the most common types of data breach attempts, with 31,000 phishing attacks launching every single day, according to cybersecurity firm SlashNext. Furthermore, 77% of cybersecurity professionals report being targeted by phishing attacks, proving just how…

Encryption Policy

Encryption is vital for securing data, whether in transit or stored on devices. It can provide peace of mind that communications will not be intercepted and that sensitive information stored on devices can’t be exfiltrated in the event of loss…

How to Become an Expert at SELinux

SELinux stands for Security-Enhanced Linux. It is a Linux kernel security model that provides a hardened set of access control security policies for the Linux operating system. SELinux tends to get a bad rap, because it often seems to go…

Cisco Talos: Top Ransomware TTPs Exposed

Read about the new Cisco Talos report on the top ransomware groups’ techniques and learn how to mitigate this cybersecurity risk. Cisco Talos observed the TTPs used by 14 of the most prevalent ransomware groups based on their volume of…

How to Run a Cybersecurity Risk Assessment in 5 Steps

Though cybersecurity is on every executive’s checklist today, most struggle with growing compliance burdens, keeping the costs moderate and bringing team alignment. A cybersecurity assessment is the key to combating the rising threat environment, and it’s prudent to secure systems…

Social Engineering Awareness Policy

Recent technological advancements have made people and things more interconnected. Unfortunately, people with malicious intent are also taking advantage of this capability. With this, the security of information systems has become more paramount for any organization. The purpose of this…

Cybersecurity Glossary Pack

Save $17 and enhance your cybersecurity knowledge. The combined value of the four PDFs is $56, but this pack is priced at $39. It doesn’t matter whether your organization is a huge multinational business enterprise or a one-person operation, cybersecurity…

10 Security Tips for Business Travellers This Summer

Travelling for work can open employees up to a new host of security threats, including insecure Wi-Fi networks, infected public charging ports and Bluetooth attacks. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: 10 Security…

How to Manage User Passwords on Linux

If you’re a Linux admin, you probably take care of any number of servers, all of which contain numerous users. Those users log in via various means or protocols, such as SSH, FTP and HTTP. In order to successfully log…

Check Point vs Palo Alto (2024): Which NGFW Is Better?

Both Check Point and Palo Alto have top-tier next-gen firewall solutions. That being said, Palo Alto’s security performance and ease of use give it a slight advantage. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article:…

Ransomware Cheat Sheet: Everything You Need To Know In 2024

This guide covers various ransomware attacks, including Colonial Pipeline, WannaCry and LockBit, the systems hackers target and how to avoid becoming a victim and paying cybercriminals a ransom. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original…

The 6 Best LastPass Alternatives for 2024

Looking for LastPass alternatives? Check out our list of the top password managers that offer secure and convenient options for managing your passwords. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: The 6 Best LastPass…

Best Practices for Password Creation and Storage

Nearly half of Americans, 46%, have had a password stolen in the past year. Out of all the accounts that were breached, more than three-quarters (77%) of those users had their personal information stolen, such as their personal address, credit…

8 Best Enterprise Password Managers for 2024

Explore the best enterprise password managers that provide security and centralized control for managing and protecting passwords across your organization. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: 8 Best Enterprise Password Managers for 2024

Gartner: 3 Actions to Achieve Cybersecurity Consolidation

In this TechRepublic exclusive, Gartner VP Analyst Dionisio Zumerle shares three leadership strategies for achieving cybersecurity platform consolidation. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: Gartner: 3 Actions to Achieve Cybersecurity Consolidation

Zero-Day Exploits Cheat Sheet: Definition, Examples & How It Works

Zero-day exploits use unknown vulnerabilities to infiltrate PCs, networks, mobile phones and IoT devices. For unprepared security teams, these exploits bring financial consequences and long-term risks. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: Zero-Day…

How to Study Ethical Hacking as a Beginner

Immersing yourself in best practices for ethical hacking, pen-testing and information security can set you up for a career or better-protected business. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: How to Study Ethical Hacking…

Price Drop: Block Ads for a Special Price of Just $25

Block ads with a dual 3-year subscription plan of AdGuard VPN and AdGuard Ad Blocker, now available for just $24.97 through June 26. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: Price Drop: Block Ads…

What Is Zero Trust Security?

In today’s dynamic threat environment, traditional security perimeters are proving to be increasingly vulnerable. Ray Fernandez, writing for TechRepublic Premium, presents an in-depth exploration of zero trust security that offers professionals a clear path to strengthening their security posture and…

The 5 Best VPNs With Free Trials in 2024

Here are the best VPNs with free trials available today. They offer access to premium VPN features and let you test drive paid VPNs without purchasing a subscription. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original…

Zero Trust Policy

The concept of zero trust implies organizations must work under a constant worst-case scenario. This means assuming breaches are inevitable and that no entity or users — coming from within or from outside the organization — should ever be trusted.…

6 Best VPNs for Australia in 2024

What’s the best VPN to use in Australia? Discover the pricing, features, pros and cons of our recommended VPNs for Australia. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: 6 Best VPNs for Australia in…

How to Use 1Password: A Guide for Beginners

Learn how to use 1Password to securely store and manage your passwords. This step-by-step guide will help you get started. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: How to Use 1Password: A Guide for…

Clean Desk Policy

When employees leave their workspaces behind — whether that’s for the night, the weekend, a longer vacation or just a quick lunch break — they may leave behind potentially sensitive information where it can easily be accessed by unauthorized parties.…

Get 2 Lifetime Password Manager Subscriptions for Only $50

Save your business time and money with Sticky Password Premium and get this two-account bundle for $49.99 (reg. $399) at TechRepublic Academy. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: Get 2 Lifetime Password Manager…

1Password Review (2024): Is It a Safe Password Manager?

1Password’s top-tier security and sleek user interface make it a solid password manager to try this year. Read our hands-on 1Password review to learn more. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: 1Password Review…

1Password Review: Features, Pricing & Security

1Password’s top-tier security and sleek user interface make it a solid password manager to try this year. Read our hands-on 1Password review to learn more. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: 1Password Review:…

6 Best VPNs for the UK in 2024

VPN capabilities and performance levels differ from place to place. Which VPNs are best for U.K. users and expats? This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: 6 Best VPNs for the UK in 2024

How to Start a Career in Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity is a booming career path for professionals looking to enhance the value of their skillsets in the 2020s. This guide, written by Madeline Clarke for TechRepublic Premium, highlights the methods people can take to begin a career in cybersecurity,…

5 Reasons Why You Should Use a Password Manager

Here are 5 reasons why you should consider using a password manager to protect your data and improve password management. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: 5 Reasons Why You Should Use a…

How Do Password Managers Work and Why Do You Need One?

Learn how password managers work, their benefits and why your organization needs one to secure sensitive data and prevent security breaches. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: How Do Password Managers Work and…

International Malware Takedown Seized 100+ Servers

‘Operation Endgame’ is an ongoing effort to disrupt botnets, malware droppers and malware-as-a-service. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: International Malware Takedown Seized 100+ Servers

Do VPNs Change or Hide Your IP Address?

Will a virtual private network change your IP address? Find out in this article and discover what a VPN doesn’t hide. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: Do VPNs Change or Hide Your…

Employee Termination Policy

Whether due to resignation, layoff or firing, separating employees from the business is never a pleasant process nor is it always easy. Because many staff members have access to confidential data or company assets, it is critical to utilize a…

10 Best SIEM Tools for 2024

Looking for the best SIEM tool? Check out our list and find the security information and event management solution that fits your business needs. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: 10 Best SIEM…

Hiring Kit: Cryptography Engineer

Cryptography engineers often collaborate with cybersecurity teams to integrate robust cryptographic solutions into software, hardware and network infrastructure, addressing potential vulnerabilities and mitigating risks associated with data breaches or cyberattacks. This hiring kit, written by Franklin Okeke for TechRepublic Premium,…

Top 5 Cloud Trends U.K. Businesses Should Watch in 2024

TechRepublic identified the top five emerging cloud technology trends that businesses in the U.K. should be aware of this year. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: Top 5 Cloud Trends U.K. Businesses Should…

6 Best VPNs for Canada in 2024 (Free & Paid VPNs)

What is the best VPN provider in Canada? Use our guide to compare the pricing and features of our recommended VPNs for Canada. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: 6 Best VPNs for…

Get 9 Courses on Ethical Hacking for Just $50

Kickstart a lucrative career in pentesting and ethical hacking with this nine-course bundle from IDUNOVA, now on sale for just $49.99 for a limited time. This article has been indexed from Security | TechRepublic Read the original article: Get 9…