Cyber {Crime} Monday: 5 Security Tips to Keep You Safe

Cyber Monday is like Christmas Day for cyber criminals. As of early this morning, your inbox has probably already been flooded with marketing emails offering “great deals for today only”. In fact, those emails have a higher chance of actually being opened/read than any other day of the year. We can’t miss out on those … More Cyber {Crime} Monday: 5 Security Tips to Keep You Safe

Phishing Attacks Becoming Harder to Detect

Email scams and phishing attacks are becoming more complex and harder to detect every day. Cyber-criminals are getting smarter and using new ways to trick their victims. One of the latest techniques is just downright nasty. This new phishing attack vector was reported this week by Barkly. Users at one of their customers began receiving … More Phishing Attacks Becoming Harder to Detect

[BECA ALERT] Netflix Email Scam Targets Millions

A scam was detected yesterday that has targeted nearly 110 million Netflix subscribers. The scam targets subscribers and tells them that their account is about to be cancelled. The email has the subject line “Your suspension notification” and includes a link where the subscriber is taken to a fake Netflix page which requires their log-in information … More [BECA ALERT] Netflix Email Scam Targets Millions

Important Notice About Email Access in iOS 11

Apple started rolling out iOS 11 yesterday. The newest operating system has some great new features, however if you normally use Apple’s stock mail app then you are going to run into some issues with your outlook.com and Office 365 email accounts. The newest update is blocking Microsoft users from sending emails in the default … More Important Notice About Email Access in iOS 11

Mitel Acquires ShoreTel: What it Means for You

Last Thursday, Mitel announced a $430 million acquisition of ShoreTel. According to Raul Castanon-Martinez, 451 Research’s senior analyst of enterprise mobility, “ShoreTel ‘s Summit CPaaS platform will allow Mitel to catch up with Vonage, which acquired Nexmo last year, and Cisco, which acquired Tropo a few years ago.” So what does this mean for BECA and other ShoreTel users? Don’t worry … More Mitel Acquires ShoreTel: What it Means for You

[ALERT] New Worldwide Ransomware Attacks

Thousands of Infection Attempts “A quickly-spreading, world-wide ransomware outbreak has reportedly hit targets in Spain, France, Ukraine, Russia, and other countries. On Tuesday, a wide range of private businesses reportedly suffered ransomware attacks. Although it is not clear if every case is connected, at least several of them appear to be related to the same … More [ALERT] New Worldwide Ransomware Attacks

BECA ALERT: WannaCry Ransomware Attack

They are calling it the “biggest ransomware outbreak in history”. According to our friends over at KnowBe4, “this is a cyber pandemic caused by a ransomware weapon of mass destruction”. In case you haven’t heard of it yet, it’s the WannaCry Malware attack that has crippled over 200,000 computers worldwide since Friday. Want to hear … More BECA ALERT: WannaCry Ransomware Attack