Juice Jacking-what is it?

Despite its rather tasty name, juice jacking is in fact a type of cyber attack that can happen when charging your devices. Juice jacking happens when a device is plugged into a charging port and either the port is corrupt or the cable is corrupt, enabling data to be stolen and/or malware to be installed.Continue reading “Juice Jacking-what is it?”

Gone Phishing

As the long weekend approaches in Canada, many people will be at the lakes for a spot of fishing, but in technology terms the word Phishing means something very different. Phishing Definition Phishing in technology terms is the sending out of emails, texts, voicemails and more. This is done by cyber criminals seeking out informationContinue reading “Gone Phishing”

What is Privilege Access Management (PAM)?

Privilege Access Management or PAM in cyber security terms is about offering solutions for securing your sensitive data. Lets break this down: First off, what does the word privilege mean in this context? Well, it essentially means having the authority to access an account. Second, the word Access in this context means just that-having permissionContinue reading “What is Privilege Access Management (PAM)?”