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Security and Risk Complaints Online on Machine vs. machine battle has begun to de-fraud the internet of lies

Standards help, too, as we fight to ensure the cost of sharing doesn't outweigh the benefits

A long-ago cartoon in The New Yorker put it plainly: "On the Internet, nobody knows you’re a dog." If that cartoon had been written today, the caption might have read, "On the Internet, nobody knows y…

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Fraud Labs Pro Fraud Detection and Fraud Detection Solutions: What is ISP usage type validation?

From an IP address, you can find out where the IP address is coming from, whether it's from a fixed line, a mobile line, a military IP and so on. This is what we referred as ISP usage type in our fraud verification system. This information plays an important fraud indicator in telling you if any phi…

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Prediction: the Next Generation of Cyber Attacks as Shaped by the Top 3 Evolutionary Trends

Heimdal Online Security – In the first half of 2016, we have seen the cybercrime marketplace move in the direction of making malware and exploit kits more easily available to those interested in carrying out cyber attacks.

Almost anyone can now purchase malware and various exploit kits, whi…

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We Tested 50+ Free Security Tools so You can Use Them for Your Online Protection

 

Heimdal Online Security – The idea that we should create a gargantuan list of cyber security tools started to spring in our minds around the beginning of this year.

We started from a simple idea: It should be useful. We need it. You need it. It will come in handy in the future, to hav…

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