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January 10, 2019
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“Walk before you run.” Words of Wisdom from our CISO and Vice President of Risk Management

January 2, 2019
Two-factor authentication or 2FA adds another layer of security to your password-protected data.

12 low-budget cybersecurity tactics to protect your small business

May 24, 2018
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How to Prevent the Worst Monday Imaginable

For most people, Friday is the start of their weekend. At Gillware Digital Forensics, it’s actually the start of our work week. Why? Because it’s the […]
April 27, 2018
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Case Study: Tech Support Scams and the Real Threat of Data Breaches

A data breach that only leaks your email address and phone number might seem trivial. But here’s a look at how hackers can exploit you with […]
November 8, 2017
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Steer Clear of This Aldi Coupon Scam

Many people have likely seen this Aldi coupon scam appear on their Facebook news feed by now, and some have attempted to get the coupon. Unfortunately […]
November 6, 2017
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Forensic Case Files – A New Solution for Previously Encrypted iOS Backups

“If I had an hour to solve a problem I’d spend 55 minutes thinking about the problem and 5 minutes thinking about solutions.” ― Albert Einstein At […]
April 3, 2017
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Rename Your Roses: Tips for Preventing and Recovering from Ransomware

What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet. – William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet A Thorny […]
July 7, 2016
CFAA

CFAA – Not Just for Hackers Anymore

Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing. – Albert Einstein In my law enforcement career, I worked on a fair number of […]