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Ad blockers: key tools in the fight against malware

One of the entry vectors for malware comes through advertisements displayed on certain websites. A document sent to the US Congress confirms that both the NSA and the CIA deploy ad blockers in browsers as an additional protection measure against malware.

Q2 Trends: More Cybersecurity and More Cloud

While there are no major variations in the IT trends of companies, MSPs can foresee an evolution towards a greater awareness of cybersecurity and the Cloud versus investment in hardware. Check out the full survey findings!

Credential leaks are growing on the dark web

Last year saw a 429% increase in the number of login credentials exposed on the dark web. Multi-factor authentication has become an essential security layer to ensure that whoever is entering credentials is the real user and not a usurper.