What Happens After a Session Hijacking Attack

What Happens After a Session Hijacking Attack

The fact that almost any network or computer session is vulnerable to session hijacking should give pause to everyone. While these forms of cyberattacks typically happen to web applications and browser session, they do also rely on knowing the cookie session of the victim which is also called cookie side-jacking or cookie hijacking. Many often find out about a session hijacking after the fact and once breached, put defense systems
Session Hijacking: Another Form of Cyber Attack

Session Hijacking: Another Form of Cyber Attack

Almost all systems are vulnerable to session hijacking and they can be a serious threat to web applications and networks. Session hijacking, also known as “token hijacking” allows the attackers to have access to a network without the requirement of authentication. Once in, the cybercriminals know that they won’t need to have to be concerned about authentication as long as the session is active. The cybercriminals have the same access
Internet of Things IoT Security

Should we be Worried about Internet of Things (IoT) Security?

As more of our devices become internet-enabled, it seems that IoT is forging ahead to appease our demand for ease of use. However, there are some problems with this process. As we access all of these wondrous tools that are connected to our network, very few people are asking the critical question: are they secure? The stream of IoT products that are hitting the market bring incredible advantages in technology
Cybersecurity Insider Threats: The People You Thought You Could Trust

Cybersecurity Insider Threats: The People You Thought You Could Trust

When you think of insider cybersecurity attacks, you might immediately envision an angry former employee or one that is disgruntled and getting ready to leave. While these are situations that do occur, there is another element that is just as important for your focus, and these are referred to as “accidental/unintentional threats.”  Both forms of cyber threat need to be taken seriously, and both types also involve a psychological aspect.

Trapping and Convicting a South African Pirate TV Box Seller

Television piracy has increased over the last number of years to the point where many consumers are so accustomed to it that they are unaware of the fact that it is not only theft, but one that is being cracked down on with severe consequences. The cost of entertainment and media piracy is in the millions and there are now organizations as well as high level authorities that have been