spoofing attack

Seriously?! Can You Not Do That? Chapter IV - Insecure Use of Public Wi-Fi

At one time or another, we’ve all connected to the Internet via public Wi-Fi – at a coffee shop, in a hotel, on a plane. The convenience is irresistible, but few people are aware that public Wi-Fi is one of the biggest risks to personal and business security because these networks are so easy to attack for hackers. Cybersecurity experts answer these questions: Are any public WiFi networks safe? What harm can be done on these public networks? And how can you protect yourself against this risk?

The Role of ISPs in Cleaning Up the Internet. It’s Time!

Spoofed Internet traffic continues to plague networks across the globe, and is often evidenced by reflection/amplification of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks. Dave Larson explores how one best practice could change the impact this could have on business.

Abracadabra! Hocus Pocus! I Was Spoofed Once, Never Again

Even an Info Security professional can fall victim to a prevalent hacker ploy: spoofing, as Alphonzo Albright learned. Luckily he caught it before damage had occurred. Here are tips how you can protect yourself from such a scam.