Chatbot Security Measures You Need To Consider

6 Chatbot Security Practices You Need To Implement According to a survey by Oracle, regarding the benefits of using chatbots for their consumer-facing products, which included responses from 800 decision-makers, including chief marketing officers, chief strategy officers, senior marketers, and senior sales executives from France, the Netherlands, South Africa, and the UK, it was found …

Making Sense of the Recent Ransomware Attacks: Wannacry Malware

Wannacry Ransomware Attacks

Wannacry? If you have been inflicted with this latest piece of deadly malware that is wreaking havoc in cyberspace, there’s  little else to do but cry! However, understanding what the menace is, and taking basic precautions would save you the tears, allowing you to remain safe and be spared of the data carnage presently underway. …

How to Keep Your Business Safe Amidst the Rising Smartphone Malware Menace

Smartphone Malware

Smartphone malware rose by 400% in 2016, and touched an all-time high, with an estimated 8.5 million malicious installation packages in existence! With mobility in the middle of a golden boom, it is no secret smartphones are in the crosshairs of cyber criminals. By October 2016, 1.35% of all mobile devices across the world had …

Better Software Development Incorporates Security Within the System

Secure Development

The more advanced the technology, greater the security risks. Instances of cyber breaches, ranging from hackers stealing consumer’s bank account to hacking nuclear power plants, are all too commonplace. It comes as no surprise many CIOs rank cyber security as their number one challenge. Trying to keep cyber attackers at bay by fortifying perimeter security, …

How to Enhance Application Security Immediately – 5 Simple Techniques

Do you remember the popular, James Stewart starrer, 1946 classic “It’s a Wonderful Life? Ahh fantasies! According to this movie, every time a bell rings, an angel gets wings. Applying the same theory with the modern world today, it would go something like this: Every time a programmer makes an application security error, a customer …

How Battery Status API can be a Potential Breach of Your Security

Imagine your privacy being compromised through something that you never thought had anything to do with your privacy and security – your laptop’s or your smart phone’s battery status! Yes, it is a little known fact that the Battery Status API, used by HTML5 in most of its websites, gives out information related to battery …