2019 Year in Review for Ransomware

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2019 Ransomware Year in Review

As evidence shows, 2019 was a busy year for cyber criminals. Across the country, ransomware attacks are rising. Most recently, schools, hospitals, and local governments have fallen victim to ransomware attacks. State governments have been largely affected by widespread attacks, with nearly 1,000 reports documented in cities nationwide. In some cases, damage rates have surpassed cities’ insurance coverage rates and … Read More

Police Departments Use New Technology in Daily Operations

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Police New Technology Advances

Police officers have long since progressed from using strictly paper files and CB Radios to implementing high-tech security solutions. In many ways, these devices have made departments more efficient, but with modern technology comes the potential danger of invading civilian privacy. Law enforcement officers argue that advancement in technology is necessary, especially in communities where the department is short-staffed. Having … Read More

How Digital Forensics Help All Investigations

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Digital Forensic Benefits

Why Digital Forensics Is Important for Investigations Digital Forensics, also known as computer forensics, is important for a wide range of investigations. These investigations cover employee misconduct, data breaches, cheating spouses, criminal cases and more. Today, regardless of the crime, a digital artifact most likely exists. Information pertaining to those crimes is hidden within digital devices like phones, tablets, flash … Read More

PowerShell Guide For Using PowerShell ISE | Post 3

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Powershell Microsoft Easy

PowerShell Guide Part 3 of 3 Read part one. and part two. Windows PowerShell commands can be very powerful and useful. As previously discussed, not only can commands be run within the Windows PowerShell but so can scripts. To this point, only Windows PowerShell has been discussed. Also included in the Windows Operating System environment is Windows PowerShell ISE. The … Read More

PowerShell Lets Users Stop Unwanted Running Scripts – #2

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Powershell Unwanted Scripts

Microsoft PowerShell Guide Blog Part 2 of 3 As we previously discussed in part one,Windows PowerShell allows users to run scripts. Running scripts allows tasks to b automated and quicker. The user can develop their own scripts but there are some rules they will need to follow and some guidelines as well. Rules and Policies for Microsoft PowerShell Scripts Policies … Read More