Starwood and Marriot’s Security Concerns Just Before Their Acquisition

Starwood and Marriot Security Concerns Just Before Their Acquisition

Starwood Hotels and Resorts is looking into the guests’ payment-card data frauds after reports of infiltration of their payment system started doing rounds. Meanwhile, Marriott has issued warnings about the phone scams. Earlier this week Starwood had announced about Marriott’s intention to acquire them for a whopping sum of $12.2 …

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Microsoft enters the Cyber Security Market

Microsoft enters the Cyber Security Market

Microsoft has recently acquired three Israeli cyber security companies in a bid to compete with other names in the cyber security sector of the tech market, Forbes reports. Over the past year, Microsoft has invested big in cyber security firms. It has acquired three Israeli cyber security firms, namely Adallom, …

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Ghost Security Groups Declares Cyberwar On ISIS

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Around tens of thousands of Twitter handles, supporting ISIS, have been brought down by the Ghost Security Group. It would have been nearly impossible to track down such twitter accounts without the help of these hacktivists. Ghost Security Group is a rouge hacker organization, consisting of several computer specialists and …

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Frequently Asked Questions about VPN

(VPN) Virtual Private Network FAQs   What is a virtual private network? A virtual private network is essentially a system that allows two or more private networks to be connected over a publically accessible network, such as the Internet. It usually consists of an encrypted tunnel of some kind, although …

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Using a VPN – Is it Legal or Illegal?

Using a VPN – Is it Legal or Illegal? VPNs have changed the way people use the internet nowadays. They have helped everyday users to arm themselves better against hackers who are constantly trying to force their way in and barge into the comfort zone of their systems. In this …

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What Is a VPN and Why You Should Use It

What Is a VPN and Why You Should Use It In this modern age of the Internet and all its features and services, the one thing that people can do without is terminologies that make them gawk at their screens and strain their eyes to look for some meaning in …

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How to Find the Best VPN Service Provider?

How to Find the Best VPN Service Provider? VPNs encrypt all incoming and outgoing traffic, keeping you safe from the attempts of hackers who are constantly trying to invade your privacy. They extend a private network over a public network, like a public Wi-Fi connection. Your system is connected to the …

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Comparing VPN Protocols – PPTP, L2TP, SSTP, OpenVPN

Comparing VPN Protocols – PPTP, L2TP, SSTP, OpenVPN Virtual Private Networks are being adopted by users all over the world with increasing frequency. As cases about identity theft and data exposure are revealed almost every other day, people are becoming more and more aware of ensuring their identities are safe …

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The Rise in Demand of VPNs

These days, it is quite common to find a news piece or an article on the internet about how some photos of a celebrity were leaked or how government and non-government agencies like social networking websites are constantly tracking and monitoring your internet activity. There have been cases like the …

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