Cyber Security for Small Business Seminar

Join Avasek for a cyber security seminar aimed at small business. Sixty-six percent of companies and professional firms that suffer a data breach are out of business within six months. The trend among hackers: target small businesses. Avasek Security demonstrates how easy it is for hackers to access your data and how to protect your […]Continue Reading

US-Computer Emergency Readiness Team recommends uninstall of QuickTime for Windows

Description QuickTime for Windows has two critical flaws and Apple is ending support and not going to patch them. If a user visits a malicious web page or opens a malicious file, the vulnerabilities could execute code in the security context of the QuickTime player. Using unsupported software may increase the risks from viruses and […]Continue Reading

Tech Support Scam: Dell Customer Data Breached

A new phone scam is on the rise and it involves Dell PCs’ owners. Scammers call people who use Dell PCs, and claim to be Dell Tech Support Representatives. They trick users by offering to fix “existing” computer problems by installing remote access software on the victim’s computer. But instead of fixing a problem, scammers […]Continue Reading

Massive WordPress Hack Redirects Thousands of Users

Thousands of WordPress websites have been hacked with malicious code and are delivering TeslaCrypt Ransomware to their unsuspecting visitors. Antivirus is not catching this yet. In the last few days, a massive number of legit WordPress sites have been reported as compromised and been redirecting visitors to what appears as malvertising websites. In reality, end-users […]Continue Reading