We're sure you've heard of techno-moguls like LifeLock, methodologies like two-factor authentications and CAPTCHAs. Their purpose is to be the cyber-watchdogs of the Internet, ensuring no cyber-predators prey on the innocent in the dark web, stealing everything from identities to bank accounts without being noticed. Cyber-terrorism may be the next wave of weapons of mass destruction that can burn a world to a cinder, and all law enforcement and military will be pushing to keep up with the times, trading in guns for computers and an eye for spotting the big hacker.
So No Worries There -- Cyber-Security Is Here to Watch over Companies and Commoners Alike
But, of course, not without some terror along with it: we all don't like seeing that happen to us, but thanks to these services, there's always restitution. Justice does prevail. And these stories prove it no doubt:
Did You Hear About That Pesky Startup ICO Leveraging Digital Currency to Get an Edge Against the Law?
Of course, that certain ICO -- which will remain unnamed unless you click here -- claims to not have meant any harm. But when you see just how much cryptocurrency we're talking about, you'd find it difficult to believe that.
Or What About That Nasty Cyber Attack Against a Norwegian Manufacturing Company?
It's common for big-name companies to face serious cyber-problems. That's where the money's at, obviously. However, insurance policies cover a lot of those issues, thankfully. Read the rest of the story right here.
And Lastly, Spain Saw Some Major Issues Involving Their MILITARY!
As in, some hackers -- or worse -- tried to steal secret military information. Now that's cyber-terrorism. You have to check out this story and find out what happened. It'll blow your mind.
It Thankfully Could've Been a LOT Worse (Believe It or Not)
And you better believe hacking cyber-criminals will always be around to test the waters and try and take advantage of the too privileged or innocent. This is where we wouldn't mind having some superheroes like the Avengers wielding flash drives instead of hammers, shields or blasters. Some things are just way worse than alien invasions, you know?
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