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5 Ways to Keep Your Users Safe from Spear Phishing

A more highly-targeted variant of phishing, “spear phishing” is a technique used by cybercriminals in which they send an email that appears to be...

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Apr 2016
Stats & Trends

Barks & Bytes 4.1.16: An Intro Guide to Locky Ransomware

Your weekly roundup of the latest infosec news and resources, including a primer on the new Locky ransomware. SPOTLIGHT ON: LOCKY RANSOMWARE At a...

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Apr 2016
Threats 101

How Ransomware Will Evolve Next: A Barkly Malware Research Chat

In this week’s chat, the Barkly malware research team looks at the latest developments in ransomware — from the first full-fledged ransomware for...

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Mar 2016
Stats & Trends

3 Reasons IT Pros are Surprisingly Hopeful About the State of Cybersecurity in 2016

Recently, we here at Barkly surveyed over 300 IT pros to find out how they really felt about the state of cybersecurity in 2016. You can check out...

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Mar 2016
Stats & Trends

Barks & Bytes 3.25.16: Hospital Ransomware Campaigns Adding Up

Your weekly roundup of the latest infosec news and resources, including updates on the latest hospital ransomware attack.  LATEST INFOSEC NEWS &...

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Mar 2016
How to

3 Cybersecurity Confidence Killers (and What to Do About Them)

Security is anything but an easy gig. It's a lot of work that goes into trying to make sure bad things don't happen, even though just about...

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Mar 2016
Threats 101

Cyber Attacks Are Not Unique Snowflakes

At first glance, the stat can seem like a typo: Over 390,000 new malware programs are reported and classified every day. Tweet this stat But...

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Mar 2016
Stats & Trends

Barks & Bytes 3.18.16: Taking Stock of Security Confidence Levels

Your weekly roundup of the latest infosec news and resources, including a sneak peek of our new 2016 Cybersecurity Confidence Report. SPOTLIGHT...

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Mar 2016
How to

Checklist: 5 Quick Security Wins to Help Close Out Your Week

It’s 4:45 PM on Friday. Everyone is winding down from the week and gearing up for the weekend. However, think about how much better your weekend...

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Mar 2016
Stats & Trends

How IT Pros Would Fix Security

IT pros face a tough challenge when it comes to protecting their users and their data. With all the moving pieces and new threats surfacing every...

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Mar 2016