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Are Millennials Really the Biggest Threat to Your Company’s Data Security?

Posted: November 17, 2015 / Author: Dror Liwer

With cybercrime on the rise, more and more companies are on the look out for solutions to prevent security breaches. What many don’t realize is that millennials may be the weak link in the fight against cyber attacks. After all, while millennials or digital natives are tech savvy, their <over?> reliance on mobile devices may be putting companies at risk. With recent estimates suggesting that this demographic will make up at least half of the U.S. workforce by 2020, companies…

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Attended the Rugby World Cup? Now Is the Time to Digitally Disinfect Your Smartphone

Posted: November 1, 2015 / Author: Dror Liwer

Few experiences unite people from around the world as indiscriminately as the Rugby World Cup. Perhaps because like all major sporting events, it’s the ultimate shared experience capable of turning people with very little in common into comrades. Thanks to technology and social media, fans can share their thoughts and reactions in real-time as try-by-try commentary. More than just passive spectators, fans are now active participants in their own game which plays out online one hashtag at a time. The…

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Quick Quotes on Cybersecurity and Commjacking

Posted: October 26, 2015 / Author: Dror Liwer

October is Cybersecurity Awareness month in the cyber world. In honor of this exciting and important initiative, we thought it best to take a break from writing our own thoughts on cybersecurity and commjacking and leave it to the industry experts instead. Commjacking in the Work-Anywhere Generation “People want to work anywhere and everywhere. They open their laptop up and it is confidential – they are really not thinking about what they are doing. Yes, we can look at the…

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Trying to Child-Proof the Internet? You’re Missing the Point

Posted: October 7, 2015 / Author: Dror Liwer

October is Cybersecurity Awareness month. In honor of this important initiative, our latest blog post focuses on why you need to make sure your  family – your kids and teenagers – are cyber smart… Being tech savvy is no longer relevant. Much like the floppy disk, it’s outdated and of little use to anyone of consequence. What matters now is digital literacy. Take a look at any U.S. school and you’re likely to find some program devoted to teaching the building blocks of…

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Connected Cars Security Hacks: Hype or Real Cause For Alarm?

Posted: August 12, 2015 / Author: Dror Liwer

In many ways the connected car was the automotive industry’s answer to the smartphone. This was an attempt to innovate and offer game-changing features which would make our lives more convenient and connected than ever before. And while these cars have done just that, they’ve also exposed us to vulnerabilities we never could have imagined. After all, who would have thought a car could be hacked? It’s questionable whether even the biggest and most reputable car manufacturers, saw that coming.…

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Are You Really at Risk From Organized Cybercrime and Espionage?

Posted: August 3, 2015 / Author: Dror Liwer

Businesses can no longer ignore the threat posed by cybercrime. The potential havoc such security breaches cause is anything but pretty, with recent estimates suggesting that this damage is likely to cost businesses over $2 trillion by 2019. What’s even more disturbing is that it’s no longer just big corporations like Sony, Target and Goodwill that are targets. As cybercrime becomes more prolific and increasingly sophisticated affecting large and small businesses alike, a more nuanced understanding of the threat at…

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Coronet, Commjacking and Why All the Fuss About Wi-Fi Security

Posted: July 15, 2015 / Author: Dror Liwer

The word, ‘commjacking’ is a derivation of hijacking and communications. It is a method of intercepting the data and voice flows, or communication channels, from any device that can connect to cellular or WiFi networks. Once those flows are intercepted, hackers can get to any information you are sharing through that device, including personal details, login credentials and so on. Commjackers can even listen into conversations, intercept and manipulate SMS and email messages and all in real-time too – you…

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Welcome to the CoroNet blog!

Posted: January 29, 2015 / Author: Dror Liwer

Our goal in having the blog is to provide you with ongoing updates on news and developments regarding radio attacks, defenses, our expert’s opinions on the field of radio security, and many other things that should interest anyone dealing with Cyber security.Clearly, our aim is not to cover ALL of cyber – there are many fantastic blogs and publications out there that do that wonderfully. Our focus will always be on the Radio layer – which, despite having many well…

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