Author: Alexandra Driscoll

Typosquatting has been around for quite some time - preying on those that omit a letter or misspell the intended URL, a user is redirected to a suspicious website with solely malicious intentions. While typosquatting attacks ultimately lead to adware or malware attacks, it is a concerning...

Phishing scams have become so popular and widespread that most are quickly found out and the tips to avoid them follow soon after. No, there isn't a Nigerian prince out there who really needs money. And your good friend didn't magically disappear to Asia, lose all...

Exploit Kits (EKs) are malicious code embedded in a website. They are commercially available and many are easy to use (even by those cybercriminals with little coding experience).  They contain pre-packaged code that seeks to exploit out-of-date browsers, insecure applications, or vulnerable services. They are used...

Neovera is pleased to announce that we are sponsoring the Touching Heart 5th Annual Joy of Giving Golf Tournament! Organized by Touching Heart, a non-profit that has constantly focused on "inspiring kids to experience the joy of giving", the proceeds assist children across the country and...

Previous posts have addressed the security issues surrounding vehicles, third party applications and IoT - specifically, what barriers are in place to stop hackers from not only stealing data from your car, or even taking complete control over your vehicle and put you and your...

The battle continues for Apple and the FBI - while both parties are focusing on one particular case (whether to unlock the phone used in last year's horrific San Bernadino shooting), the question posed about data security speaks to a greater question. Specifically, when it...

RESTON, Va. – Neovera, Inc., a leading provider of IT consulting, cyber security solutions, and infrastructure management services, today announced it has entered into a strategic partnership with Fortinet, a world leader in high-performance network security. Fortinet holds a leadership position in the 2015 Gartner...

Online banking, or simply transferring money from one online entity to another - whether through an application or website, on your mobile device or desktop computer - has become the norm. Don't have time to go to the bank to deposit a paper check? Not...

Over the weekend the first reported case of ransomware on a Mac was released. Neovera partner Palo Alto Networks helped find and shut down the ransomware known as “KeRanger”, which was wrapped into a free Mac BitTorrent client known as Transmission. It wasn’t initially clear how KeRanger...

Free WiFi sounds great considering you have to pay an arm and a leg to access it in your own home (or at least buy a cup of coffee if you're out). However, with the potential of this newfound accessibility comes a series of fairly important questions that people should...