As business technology advances, cloud computing will become a more and more integral part to operations. Cloud computing is using a network of remote servers hosted on the internet to store, manage, and process data, rather than solely using a local server or a personal computer.
Computer technology has taken root in both our professional and personal lives. It’s common for a person to have multiple internet and application ready devices on hand at any time including cell phones, tablets, and personal laptops.
In recent years, technology experts have found that organized cyber crime syndicates work with the same level of procedures and organization as a company.
Phishing scams originated in the 1990s by hackers using America Online. Phishing is the fraudulent attempt to obtain sensitive information such as usernames, passwords, and credit card details, often for malicious reasons, by disguising as a trustworthy entity in an electronic communication.