The Security of AI and Large Language Models

The Security of AI and Large Language Models

It’s no secret that artificial intelligence (AI) is on the rise. People and businesses are using it to write their copy, craft their designs, and even strategize their businesses. But when you remove the human barrier from work, it poses a security risk. Who or what...

What is Malware?

What is Malware?

Simply put, malware is malicious software—”any program or file that is intentionally harmful to a computer, network, or server.” Cyber criminals can implant malware onto your devices or into your network through cloud access or even emailing a file. It can be...

Why You Need a Password Manager

Why You Need a Password Manager

We’re sorry to be the bearers of bad news, but your “luckykitty92” password from middle school is a lot easier to crack than you’d like to believe. But, we also know that long and strong passwords are difficult to remember. Enter: password managers! These tools help...

What is Data Exfiltration?

What is Data Exfiltration?

As a business, the data you keep safe is probably your most important asset and possession, aside from your clients or customers. So what happens when cyber criminals get ahold of that data? Or if an employee leaves the company and takes any sensitive data they have...

How to Spot and Avoid Phishing Scams

How to Spot and Avoid Phishing Scams

Phishing—not fishing—is a common cybersecurity scam. It’s relatively easy to fall prey to these scams, and they can be hard to detect. So it’s important to know what phishing scams are, common things to look out for, and how to protect yourself from them. Let’s get...

What is Multi-Factor Authentication?

What is Multi-Factor Authentication?

In our digital world, keeping your information secure should be a top priority. One way to do that is through multi-factor authentication (MFA). Simply put, multi-factor authentication (sometimes called two-factor authentication) is the process of verifying your...

How to Stay Secure as Someone Who Works from Home

How to Stay Secure as Someone Who Works from Home

In the world of AI, remote work, and digital everything, it’s more important than ever to stay secure. But working at home, you don’t have the power of an in-house IT team (unless you work in IT, obviously)...so here are a few tips to stay cyber-secure when you work...