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DNS Hijacking and Phishing

by Raymond April 1st, 2015
DNS Hijacking and Phishing

Over the last few months, a number of high-profile companies have been hit by cyber attack, including Twitter, Lenovo, The New York Times, and The Huffington Post. In some cases, known hacker groups, such as the Syrian Electronic Army or Lizard Squad, used two well-known techniques to penetrate the victimized systems: DNS hijacking and phishing. But several solutions available on the market today could have prevented, halted, or minimized damage from the attacks. Read Full Article

FAQs for SMBs: How Small and Medium Size Businesses Can Protect Against Cyber Attack

by Glenn Yorkdale February 5th, 2015
FAQs for SMBs: How Small and Medium Size Businesses Can Protect Against Cyber Attack

Small and medium sized businesses often lack the budgets that larger companies have in protecting against cyber attack. Coupled with the fallacy that it’s primarily larger, higher profile organizations that get hacked, this has led to widespread vulnerability among smaller businesses. But there are steps these companies can—and should—take in reducing their vulnerability, all of whose benefits far outweigh their modest costs. Read Full Article

The Shape of Cyber Threats to Come: Rodney Joffe Speaks on 2015

by Tomás Hernandez January 8th, 2015
The Shape of Cyber Threats to Come: Rodney Joffe Speaks on 2015

2014 was a year rife with news of large-scale security breaches of high-profile, global organizations. JPMorgan, eBay, Home Depot, the European Central Bank, and the U.S. Postal Service all appeared in headlines as targets of cyber attack. After all that cyber scandal, what more could possibly be in store for 2015? To answer that, I turned to Neustar’s resident expert, Senior Vice President and Fellow Rodney Joffe, who shared some intriguing tidbits about the current state of cyber threats Read Full Article

It’s Happy Valentine’s (and Every Day) for Neustar Customer Funky Pigeon

by Michael Spencer February 14th, 2014
It’s Happy Valentine’s (and Every Day) for Neustar Customer Funky Pigeon

Learn how UK online retailer, Funky Pigeon, teams up with Neustar to protect website performance and maximize revenue. Read Full Article