ransomware: the dark side of the internet

Ransomware: The Dark Side of the Internet

Ransomware distribution has seen an exponential growth during 2016. A study from IBM Security found that Ransomware was in almost 40 percent of spam messages in 2016. In total, there was an increase of 500% in malware spread. There are various methods used to distribute malware, but ransomware is mostly, distributed through email links and attachments.

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The power of File Server Enablement

vBoxxCloud as a file sync & share solution has many uses. Collaborating, creating backups, and tight control on cloud activity, are some of the advantages. File Server Enablement has been one of the hallmarks of our cloud service, but how does it work? How can you take advantage of File Server Enablement?

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Still using OneDrive?

OneDrive has been through various transformations throughout time. When Microsoft’s file hosting service was launched it started as Windows Live Folders, changed into Windows Live SkyDrive, and later settled into OneDrive. Similar to many other file sync & share services, OneDrive allows you to share files with your contacts, offering Office 365 integration among many other features.

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58% consider public cloud more secure than corporate data centers

A survey conducted by SADA Systems indicates that IT executives consider public cloud more secure than their own data centers. Security is a concern constantly present in any IT executive’s mind. It is rather surprising to see IT managers more confident in the reliability of public cloud.

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Dropbox: More Than 68 Million Accounts Details Leak

Several media outlets are reporting that Dropbox has been hacked. It is estimated that over 66 million users’ email addresses and passwords were dumped on the internet.

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Cloud Computing

The good, the bad and the ugly of Cloud Computing

Cloud computing is driving innovation in many European industries. According to the International Data Corporation (IDC), “70% of software revenues are based on cloud code”. Whether they are delivered as SaaS, PaaS or on premise software, the IDC predicts the Cloud will have a significant impact on revenue in the coming years. 

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