Useful Tips To Protect Your Bitcoin From Hackers

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Some of the biggest things putting people off getting into Bitcoin and other cryptos is a lack of education on what they are and how they work, as well as their frequent fluctuations in market value. Another is a fear of being hacked and having your Bitcoins stolen. Without a centralized body to fall back […]

Urgent Tips To Guard Against New IoT Cybersecurity Threats

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Networking technologies have made the world very small in the sense that they have allowed people who are thousands of miles apart to communicate in real-time. But network technologies and gadgets can be dangerous when it comes to cyber espionage. Hacked network equipment could cause losses in the tens and hundreds of US dollars. Botnets […]

Big Data Makes Black Hat Hackers More Terrifying Than Ever

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Big data is the lynchpin of new advances in cybersecurity. Unfortunately, predictive analytics and machine learning technology is a double-edged sword for cybersecurity. Hackers are also exploiting this technology, which means that there is a virtual arms race between cybersecurity companies and black hat cybercriminals. Datanami has talked about the ways that hackers use big […]

How Big Data Provides A Pivotal Foundation For VPN Data Security

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Americans are overwhelmingly concerned about online privacy. In December, a poll found that only 8% of Americans did not support any type of data protection policy. They believe that the government should do more to develop privacy safeguards. Unfortunately, the government is not going to take action anytime soon. If anything, we have taken a […]

Does Facebook “Libra” Illustrate The Dark Side Of Big Data?

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Big data has had wonderful implications for our lives. However, there is a dark side. Big data raises very valid privacy concerns. Tech Republic wrote about this in their 2017 post Big Data Privacy is a Bigger Issue than You Think. Concerns about big data privacy are highlighted by a new project Facebook is working […]

4 Brilliant Ways To Use Big Data To Boost Gmail Security

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Google is taking privacy more seriously these days. Last year, the Washington Post reported that they adopted some new big data security standards. Some of these standards were put into place to improve Gmail security. However, there are still a lot of measures that Gmail users themselves need to take. Big data is making it […]

How Big Data Offers Better Electronic Signature Solutions

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Big data is changing the future of professional communications. We have previously discussed the way that organizations use big data to stream communications through Skype and VoIP services. However, big data is also playing an important role in validating documents as well. Big Data Addresses Security Issues and Other Concerns with Electronic Signatures Big data […]

4 Ways Big Data Has Made Bluetooth A Terrifying Security Risk

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Big data has created both positive and negative impacts on digital technology. On the one hand, big data technology has made it easier for companies to serve their customers. On the other hand, big data has created a number of security risks that they need to be aware of, especially with brands leveraging Hadoop technology. […]

The Relevance Of Big Data For Multi-Factor Authentication Solutions

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Big data is playing an essential role in authentication. This will become a greater concern than ever, as security risks mount. Kaushik Pal wrote an insightful article on user authentication in Technopedia a couple of years ago. The importance of user authentication has risen since that article was first published. Experts are now discussing the […]

Here’s How VPNs Can Protect Against Big Data Leaks

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Virtual private networks (VPNs), can help you unblock content and VPNS can protect you from hackers and shady third-parties. VPNs offer privacy online and can stop governments, schools, and employers from tracking the sites you visit. But, how do VPNs protect against data leaks? And, importantly, how do you know your VPN is leak-free? How […]