Is the second global cyber-attack the beginning of a trend?

Is the second global cyber-attack the beginning of a trend?

Again, a global cyber-attack has occurred, and it has happened once more by implementing the same method: The violation of computer security, and, of course, the online privacy of servers and computers thanks to the WannaCry virus. At the beginning of May this year, those responsible for the first attack have spread chaos in various… Continue Reading

The 3 essentials of dealing with a security breach

The 3 essentials of dealing with a security breach

Hackers.  Online privacy.  Security issues.  Data breach.  These are things that we are hearing more and more every day.  Long gone are the days where the internet was a luxury only a few could afford.  The majority of the world has access to the world wide web and with it, a means to learn how… Continue Reading

5 ways online privacy was breached II

5 ways online privacy was breached II

We at ReputationDefender showed, in a previous article, five ways online reputation got breached; however, those were just the initial part of a compilation of ten different ways companies and the digital world, in general, has managed to violate people’s online privacy: SnapChat’s concealed eyes are watching its users After introducing its Spectacles, SnapChat reinforced… Continue Reading

Internet Browsers: An Online Privacy Dilemma

Internet Browsers: An Online Privacy Dilemma

“Tell me what you’re searching online and I’ll tell you who you are.” This is one of the simplest and most accurate ways to get to know someone, since psychological profiles created from searches, as well as from the behavior of users in the social media, can offer more and better information than even a… Continue Reading

3 easy ways new and small businesses will boost online reputation

3 easy ways new and small businesses will boost online reputation

Online reputation management is something that is extremely near and dear to ReputationDefender.  We live in an age where reputation is a deciding factor in building long lasting and lucrative business relationships.  Not only that, companies are taking to online reputation management techniques to profile potential employees.  In other words, personal online reputation management is… Continue Reading

5 Ways Online Privacy Was Breached

5 Ways Online Privacy Was Breached

In terms of online reputation, this has been arguably one of those years where the term lacks a practical use: not long ago, the biggest malware attack the world has ever seen hit hundreds —if not thousands— of companies worldwide, and its fallout is still lingering across the globe. In short, this has not been… Continue Reading

Fake News: The double-edged weapon of the post-truth era

Fake News: The double-edged weapon of the post-truth era

One of the most controversial problems of the digital age is the information war. Every day, more information is produced, and in a great majority of occasions, the objective of such production and posting is not to meet a public need for knowing the truth of the world events. In many cases, the interest of… Continue Reading