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(Best CISSP Training) 5 Essential Considerations for Choosing the Best CISSP Training Solution (Best CISSP Training Topic Cluster)
By: Charles Owen-Jackson
August 18, 2021

Five essential considerations for choosing the best CISSP training solution Although many certifications are available in the cybersecurity field, becoming a certified information systems security professional is one of the best. There are few better ways to take a career in cybersecurity to the next level than becoming a certified information systems security professional (CISSP). According to ISC2, the accrediting organization, ...

What Is Big Data Security?
By: Nihad Hassan
August 18, 2021

Digital transformation is rushing to occupy all aspects of our lives. Organizations of all sizes and across all industries are utilizing digital solutions to store and process data. Nowadays', most data are created digitally and never find their way into papers. The volume of digital data is growing at an explosive rate and will reach an unprecedented size. According to ...

How To Detect Computer Viruses On Your Computer
By: Shimon Brathwaite
August 17, 2021

Computer viruses are the most popular word when it comes to internet safety. Everyone knows that you want to avoid getting a virus on a machine. If you get one, your machine can lead to your accounts getting hacked, which can have financial consequences. Also, from a cybersecurity perspective, the infection can have major consequences on a business if ...

Four Common Types Of Security Breaches And How To Mitigate Them
By: Nihad Hassan
August 17, 2021

The number of cyberattacks is increasing daily. The accelerated adoption of digital technology has shifted a significant portion of crime to cyberspace in all aspects of life. According to Cyber Security Ventures, the global cybercrime damage cost is projected to reach 10.5 trillion by 2025 annually. Nowadays, organizations of all sizes and across all industries utilize digital technology to simplify work ...

Digital Forensics: Quick Overview
By: Divya Bora
August 16, 2021

Digital Forensics is a branch of forensic science encompassing preservation, acquisition, documentation, analysis, and interpretation of evidence identified from various storage media types while preserving the integrity of the information and maintaining a strict chain of custody for the data. This includes data from computers, mobiles, and laptops, but it is not limited to just that. It also includes ...

How To Recover SQL Database Password-Quick Tricks Revision
By: Ashish Srivastava
August 16, 2021

Suppose you have ever lost a SQL database Password and want to know how to recover it. In that case, this article will provide all the possible successful ways for recovering the SQL server database user password. Microsoft has created SQL Server Management Studio (SQL Server), a Relational Database Management System (RDBMS). It is used to store SQL (Structured Query ...

Top Ethical Hacking Certifications For Getting Hired
By: Shimon Brathwaite
August 13, 2021

Ethical hacking is one of the most desired specialties in cybersecurity. Unfortunately, becoming a good hacker isn’t as simple as going to college or even enrolling in a cybersecurity Bootcamp. There isn’t too much valuable theory on being a good hacker; you need to get as much practical experience as you can. However, this leads to another problem, how do ...

Top Three Password Management Solutions For Businesses
By: Nihad Hassan
August 13, 2021

The Digital revolution is moving steadily to impact all aspects of life. Nowadays, people are using the internet to work, study, socialize, entertainment, online banking, or shopping, to name only a few. While digital technology promised to make people's lives easier, however, it brings many challenges. For example, for every new website or web application a user signs up, a ...

What Is Privilege Access Management?
By: Divya Bora
August 12, 2021

WHAT IS PRIVILEGED ACCESS MANAGEMENT? Privilege Access Management(PAM) is considered a combination of technology and tools used to control, secure, and monitor access to an organization's critical resources and information. PAM includes various strategies like application access management, privileged session management, vendor privileged access management, and shared access password management. PAM aims to minimize the attack surface and prevent ...

How to Import OST into Office 365 (Exchange Online)
By: Praveen Dixit
August 12, 2021

Migrating from Exchange online to Office 365 requires proper planning and management. Having the Exchange mailbox data on a cloud platform like Office 365 has several advantages like quick data access and no downtime maintenance. Most users prefer to keep a copy of it on Office 365 as it is a reliable platform to move their offline Outlook Data File(OST). When ...