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Wednesday, February 20, 2019

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For millions of people, bad credit is a way of life. It’s the only thing they’ve ever known and there’s very little hope that the situation will improve. But don’t let your future be defined by poor credit. There is a way out – will you seek to escape?

The Effects of Bad Credit

Perhaps you have bad credit, but aren’t really worried about it. Well, you probably should be. Bad credit marks you with a scarlet letter and negatively impacts you in multiple ways. Some of the common side effects include:

High interest rates. When you have poor credit, you’re seen as a higher... Read More

Poorly instructed employees are dangerous for the company. This is true for any industry and position. This applies to the full in the sphere of information security: clicking on an attachment or brining an infected USB flash drive from home - and you are done, that is all. A dangerous ransomware virus now entered the company’s network, all files are locked, the work is paralyzed, the IT department looks for up-to-date backups to restore disks, and management calculates losses from downtime.

At the same time, according to Dunning-Kruger effect, illiterate employees remain full of... Read More

The problem

The Turkish information security researcher Melih Sevim contacted the journalists. He said that he was able to detect a vulnerability in iCloud, which allowed him to view some of the data of other accounts in the service - for example, notes in other people accounts. The researcher was able to access both the data of random accounts and to purposefully disclose information on specific users - for this he needed to know the phone number associated with the service.

According to Melih, he was able to discover this bug in October 2018 and already in November, passed... Read More

The cybercrime industry cost the world three trillion dollars in 2015 and is projected to increase to six trillion by 2021. All costs are included here - for example, in an attack that uses ransomware like GandCrab v5.1, we consider not only the amount of the ransom paid but also the costs of reduced equipment productivity, the subsequent increase in security measures, reputation damages, etc.

Cybercrime-as-a-service is not something fundamentally new. Malware developers offer their products or infrastructure on the black market. But what exactly do they sell and how much does it... Read More

Notebooks are a convenience that have retained their relevance in the time of smartphones; they don’t need batteries, their files can never be corrupted and even if you found a way to drop it down multiple stories and break it in half, you can still retrieve your notes. In a time in which people are increasingly keen to maintain some independence and distance from their phone, a notebook can make an incredibly reliable companion. Here are 5 reasons why always having one around is a great idea.

Freedom of Expression

We begin with the simplest point. If you’ve become accustomed... Read More

Just like every profession, the legal profession has often times been devalued by various stereotypes and misconceptions. And thanks to TV shows, the society has developed a warped perception of the law profession based on what the entertainment world feeds them, and the fictional characters have ended up being the norm the society believes. These misconceptions about the legal profession are leading many people to make wrong judgments of lawyers and even resulted in them having a hostile attitude towards lawyers and choose not to talk to one even when it is obvious that it is beneficial for... Read More

In the wake of being in a car accident, you may say that you can deal with everything yourself. You may feel determined to manage the insurance agencies and pursue their cases procedure. You may even feel prepared to go facing the other driver's or his or her insurance's attorneys. Notwithstanding, insurance agencies frequently have a group of legal advisors who will endeavor to pay you nothing or as meager as could be allowed.

You don't need to manage the outcomes of a crash alone. Brilliant car wreck lawyers at Hutchison & Stoy can do most of the legwork for you, empowering... Read More

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