Why Can’t Network Security Get Ahead of the Bad Guys?

Finjan TeamBlog, Cybersecurity, Network Security

Finjan Why Cant Network Security Get Ahead of the Bad Guys?

Cybersecurity has always been a concern, dating back to the mid-1990s when PCs and the Internet were first widely available to enterprise users and consumers. Now, some 25+ years later cybersecurity is a huge and necessary industry. Gartner forecasts that worldwide spending on information security products and services will reach more than $124 billion in 2019. That’s an increase of … Read More

Artificial Intelligence vs Ransomware – Creating More Effective Defenses with Machine Learning

Finjan TeamBlog, Cybersecurity

Finjan Artificial Intelligence vs Ransomware   Creating More Effective Defenses with Machine Learning

Since 2016 – when a hospital in Los Angeles paid US$17,000 (£14,000) to cure itself of an infection – the healthcare sector in particular and the world, in general, have suffered the effects of a sporadic outbreak of ransomware attacks. Though viruses and other strains of malware can cause headaches, data corruption, and financial losses, they tend to do so … Read More

The Dangers of MaaS (Malware as a Service)

Finjan TeamBlog, Cybersecurity

Finjan The Dangers of MaaS (Malware as a Service)

Information Technology has become a commodity in its own right. Virtually all aspects of IT are now available as some variant of the “XaaS” family, which includes Software as a Service (SaaS), Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), and numerous others. They all save time, effort, and money for individuals or enterprise subscribers. And the advantages … Read More

A Survivor’s Guide to Ransomware

Finjan TeamBlog, Cybersecurity

Finjan A Survivors Guide to Ransomware

Each week seems to bring fresh tales of horror from the cyber-security landscape. Email hacks, data breaches, compromised social media platforms – and good old-fashioned malware.  The trending threat of the moment is coming from a new breed of malicious software, known as ransomware. In this guide, we’ll explain what it’s about, and how to protect yourself from it. What … Read More

9 Common Hacking Techniques and How to Deal With Them

Finjan TeamBlog, Cybersecurity

Finjan 9 Common Hacking Techniques and How to Deal With Them

With high-value targets like user credentials, email accounts, and credit card details being stored on personal devices and transmitted freely over the internet, attempts to gain access to these prizes continue at an astonishing pace. Hacking – looking to gain unauthorized access to information by modifying the features of a system or network, or exploiting its vulnerabilities – is one … Read More