Author: Alexandra Driscoll

In today’s digital world, “data” has quickly become a top buzz word. Many don't realize that your ISP (Internet Service Provider) is a data aggregator, collecting troves of data about each user online. ISPs and other companies collect enormous amounts of data, leading to the now-familiar...

It may not be breaking news, but this is a major announcement that companies need to embrace: passwords are out; multifactor authentication is in. In it's simplest form, an ATM transaction is an example of multifactor authentication usage - you need to not only produce your...

As the battle rages between Apple and the FBI in the media and courts, more applications and programs are coming to light that use end-to-end encryption. From popular messaging programs and applications to email servers and beyond, authorities from around the world are running into...

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...