Category Archives for Web Security

BabaYaga: A Unique Kind of Malware

BabaYaga is the name of a mythical Slavic supernatural being that looks like a ferocious woman. She can either help you or harm you, be careful which. Now that name has been given to a new kind of malaware. BabaYaga Malware was discovered and reported by Wordfence technical experts. BabaYaga targets WordPress websites most of […]

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Keep Your Phone Data Safe and Secure

 Technology has undoubtedly paved a way for nations to reach out to each other. We would like to believe that we can consider the internet to be a new age universal language that this generation speaks. But like most things developing, there are so much more to improve on how data can be accessed securely. […]

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Newsflash: Your Website is Vulnerable

NEWSFLASHUnless you have been hiding under a rock, I am sure you have received many notices from software companies updating their terms due to the GDPR.THIS IS DIFFERENT!Our Chief Developer reported to us this morning that:”There has been a lot of updates with online compliance in online software, WordPress, plugins, and other 3rd party services with website […]

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Why Every Tradies in WA need a Digital Toolbox

What is a Digital Toolbox?Digital Toolbox is a term we’ve created here at TeckDM. Since we work mostly with Tradies, we have developed through practice and experience a strategy for our Tradies clients on how to book more jobs, by utilising the Digital World especially Social Media. What’s in a Digital Toolbox? Like wrench, we tighten and […]

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3 Greatest Risks that Your Child Faces Online

Cyber Security Softwares offer good protection against threats online– but the best and most important protection should start at home. Think of it as travelling to another country– would you let your child wander the streets alone? The internet can be a dangerous place for children especially young teens. The hazards can be frightening and […]

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Web Security and Social Media: How Hackers Use Facebook To Access Your Data

Did you know that Facebook has Apps that are linked to your account? No? Actually, yes you do.  At one time or another, you have checked out a Facebook game, taken a random quiz online, signed up for shopping websites using your Facebook login– sounds familiar? Well, do you remember getting this small white boxing […]

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5 Tips on How to Keep Your 2018 Cyber Year Malware-Free

The year 2017 has been a great eye-opener for online security. Who would forget how cyber terrorists have changed the way people look at cyber security and for once took it with gravity? Yes, we are talking about how the Hack-for-Ransom Malware also known as ‘WannaCry’ took over and jeopardised the online security of so many […]

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6 Simple BIG Mistakes Businesses Make Online

IS YOUR WEBSITE WORKING FOR YOU?You are now ready to upscale your business to grow your client base and increase sales by providing your clients with a new way to access your business. You finally made the big step by going online. You now have a brand new, beautiful website! Yes, it is new and […]

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A Hack-For-Ransom Attack: How to Prevent an Attack

WANNA CRY?Cryptowall Ransomware is a malicious software that locks your computer files using a ransom cryptolocker until a ransom payment is received by cyber attackers. This attack is not new but it is the latest trend in cyber attacks.This kind of ransomware has been making the rounds in the worldwide news these days. It is […]

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I Gave My Child Permission to Access the Internet: Am I Doing the Right Thing?

HOW YOUNG IS TOO YOUNG TO BE ONLINE?You watch what your children eat, you make sure they get good schooling, make nice friends, and are safe crossing the road. You wouldn’t let your children play with guns or jump out of a plane. But, most parents do not give a second thought about the dangers […]

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