In an ever-evolving digital landscape, the realm of cybersecurity constantly grapples with emerging threats. Among the most concerning trends witnessed in recent years is the surge in social engineering attacks driven by the convergence of deep fake videos, AI-generated counterfeit social media accounts, and the systematic extraction of personal data from the internet. This comprehensive examination delves into the nuances of these advanced threats, underscoring the imperative for individuals and organizations to bolster their defenses.
With the advent of generative AI and machine learning, it's now possible to create adversaries that can learn from past experiences. These tabletop fails will help you understand the dangers of playing against an unpredictable opponent.
As the CEO of Digijaks Group, LLC and an expert in cybersecurity and reputation defenses, I've seen firsthand how the breakdown of the term "verified" in social media can lead to a cluster of problems for individuals and businesses alike.
Celebrities are particularly vulnerable to reputational threats. But - so are you. In a world where one's public persona is often more important than their private life, celebrities are uniquely susceptible to the threat of negative publicity. This can occur even when there is no actual wrongdoing on their part, simply because they have such … Continue reading Celebrities are particularly vulnerable to reputational threats
Key Cybersecurity trends of 2023 by Digijaks CEO Alan W. Silberberg
Hack Schools. Or don't because it is illegal, causes huge issues for schools, colleges and universities and the people involved. Schools and Universities are a major target for hackers because of the lack of cybersecurity measures, and this is not just a problem in the U.S.
Cryptocurrencies are valuable, and they can be stolen. It is a fact that has been well-known in the cryptocurrency space for a while now. When cryptocurrencies were first introduced, they were touted as being “unstealable” because of how difficult it would be to transfer them from one person to another. However, as cybercrime evolved and advanced over time, hackers found ways to breach these supposedly impenetrable systems with relative ease. Despite this risk factor, many corporations continue to invest heavily in crypto-related startups that are targeted by these malicious actors.
The internet has provided people with a new way to stalk their targets. Cyberstalking is when someone uses technology to follow, harass or threaten another person online. This can include sending unwanted emails or text messages, posting inappropriate information about their target on social media sites like Facebook or Twitter, and even hacking into someone else’s computer.
Why is critical infrastructure the least understood yet biggest problem facing cybersecurity and national defense officials? Critical infrastructure is the backbone of our modern society. It provides electricity, water, transportation, and communication to people all over the world.
Disinformation is a word that gets thrown around a lot, but in the context of cybersecurity and online reputation management, it's also an increasingly important issue. Disinformation refers to false information intended to deceive and manipulate people with the goal of subverting democracy.