security


Ransomware- Why Does The FBI Want My Money?

The internet is an invaluable recourse for many users. However, it also can pose many risks for unsuspecting users. One of the many risks that users can find themselves running into is known as ransomware. Scammers have long since used fear and intimidation with the intention to trick inexperienced users […]


Free Flash Drives May Cost More Then You Think

  Last week was the annual Black Hat conference held in Las Vegas. Thousands of the best hackers from around the world, gathered to show the research they have uncovered on various topics. Among many of these reports of malicious viruses, vulnerabilities and hacks one research report got a little […]


Cyber Protection Group to offer $2,000 Security Assessment for Second Year in a Row

For the second year in a row, Cyber Protection Group is offering external vulnerability security assessments for only $2,000.  The increased number of security breaches that have occurred in 2015 have caused a continued need for companies to protect their data.  Vulnerability assessments such as web application testing, internal and […]


Major XSS Vulnerability in WordPress Online Stores using Woocommerce

A vulnerability in an extremely popular WordPress online store plugin called WooCommerce has been identified.  The vulnerability includes a Reflected Cross Site Scripting (XSS) problem that allows an attacker to manipulate input fields and then in-turn attack web browsers of visiting users.  On January 29th, WooCommerce fixed their plugin by […]