Internet Strangers Can Be Dangerous! How To Stay Safe Online

The idea that a stranger equals danger has been soaked into our minds ever since we learned to walk or cycle alone in the park. With new platforms of communications available, considering the gateway to a whole new world online that the internet provides us with, the scope for meeting strangers has increased over time […]

5 Most Common Social Engineering Attacks and How to Prevent Them

Social engineering is a term used for a wide range of malevolent activities that cybercriminals practice in order to deceive individuals into revealing sensitive personal information. These malicious activities are accomplished via human interactions that psychologically manipulate and play make-believe with the users to extract as much information as possible. This extracted information will be […]

How Hackers Can Steal Your Data Using Public WiFi

Let’s be honest. Any person’s frugal nature is evident when they choose free Wi-Fi over their own mobile data.  You are outdoors browsing as usual but as soon your smartphone notifies you that there is a free Wi-Fi network nearby, you switch. Who doesn’t like free Wi-Fi? As a matter of fact, many restaurants and […]

Voice Phishing Can Harm You

Phishing is the hoodwinking of individuals into revealing critical financial information willingly to scammers after being played. A concept not so different from phishing, is voice phishing. Voice phishing, or better as known as vishing, is a technique that uses social engineering and voice technology to gain access to any individual’s personal, private and valued […]