MAC Attack; How Ransomware Has Evolved To Include MACs

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Photo by Alvaro Uribe on Unsplash The Beginning The first ransomware attack, AIDS Trojan, was deployed over 30 years ago. Joseph L. Popp, a Harvard academic, is credited for this. At a World Health Organization summit in 1989, he distributed over 20,000 disks to delegates. These disks, labeled “AIDS Information – Introductory Diskettes,” would wait […]

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Remote Tech Problems? You Aren’t Alone.

Businesses Weren’t Prepared When the pandemic struck and there were mass closures across the country, most businesses weren’t prepared. In house, networks are exponentially more secure. As the workforce moved home, however, many companies exposed themselves to a slew of security issues. PC Matic conducted our own survey on COVID-19 work from home trends. Consequently, […]

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Media Release: PC Matic and Business to Technology (B2T) Announce Strategic Partnership

Partnership brings together resources of both companies; Intends to deliverglobally automated whitelist technology to Brazil market; Partnership will focus on consumer market Myrtle Beach, SC – Following the announcement of its launch into the Brazilian market on June 9, 2020, cybersecurity firm PC Matictoday announced a strategic partnership with Brazil-based technology management firm Business to Technology (B2T). […]

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PC Matic CEO Rob Cheng Talks With Fox Business About Ransomware In The Age of COVID-19

Job Growth COVID-19 has brought about strong growth in the cyber security job sector. With more people than ever working from home, there are increased dangers that require more threat response. But what does this mean and why is it necessary? Remote work presents its own security challenges. Many companies who sent workers home were […]

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Honda Hacked

Photo by Will Hough on Unsplash Honda’s Global Operations Haulted Automobile giant Honda confirmed today that they’ve been the victim of a cyberattack. The company released a statement Tuesday on the affected production issues outside of their Japan headquarters. “Work is being undertaken to minimize the impact and to restore full functionality of production, sales, and development activities,” […]

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PC Matic Provides Advanced Security At An Affordable Price

The Security Revolution PC Matic always believed that the best security should be accessible to everyone. As an American company, we’ve taken steps along the way to ensure we’re providing the best for our customers. From working with a company to provide veterans protection, to securing governments, PC Matic has a myriad of customers. Our […]

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PC Matic Releases Report Analyzing COVID-19 Work From Home Trends

Report analyzes results of nationwide survey; Survey finds more than half of Americans aren’t working from home; Finds those working at home are at high-risk for falling victim to cybercrime MYRTLE BEACH, SC – Today, American cybersecurity firm, PC Matic, announced the release of a study analyzing trends between cybersecurity and employees who are working from home as a […]

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