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Top 5 Things to Do When Your Trusted IT Professionals Leave

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Businesses and organizations spend billions to protect data from cyber attacks across the Internet. Another thing that you should consider are threats coming from the inside. Staff-related security breaches such as that of Morgan Stanley investment firm and Ashley Madison site where the CEO tells the possibility of the hack done by an insider tells us to always keep our guards on – even from our own staff. 

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$1 Million Stolen Using Dyre Wolf Malware + Social Engineering Tactics

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Hackers have stolen millions from various enterprises in an attack using a variation of the Dyre Wolf Malware plus some Social Engineering tactics. These attackers have  come up with a sophisticated method that consists of spear phishing, malware and DDOS attacks during this crime.

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