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Are You Being Hacked? 10 Signs to Watch For

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Are You Being Hacked? 10 Signs to Watch For
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This should delight all of the wordsmiths and Jeopardy! fans out there: the word “hack” dates back to the 12th century, and derives from the Old English word “tohaccian”, which means “to hack to pieces”.

Riveting, huh? OK…maybe not. But these days, there is another usage of the word “hack” that is very captivating and attention-grabbing, but not in a positive way: when hackers break into networks, endpoints and devices to steal data.

Really, it seems impossible to go a day — or make that an hour — without learning of yet another hacking campaign. And we also know that it could happen to us at any time. In fact, it could be happening to you RIGHT NOW.

The Weakest Link…

As an IT pro, you know all about the signs of being hacked. But you also know that end users are (and always will be) the weakest link in the security defense chain. Of course this isn’t on purpose. But that’s is beside the point. A hack is a hack.

Read the entire article here, Are You Being Hacked? 10 Signs to Watch For

Via the fine folks at Devolutions.

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Devolutions Established in 2004, Devolutions is a Canadian-based company located near Montreal, Quebec. The firm currently has over 200,000 users in over 100 countries, and is on a mission to develop innovative enterprise software that helps users cost-effectively, simply and effectively achieve their network management, password management, credentials management and security goals. The firm is also committed to providing exceptional technical support, ensuring an excellent user experience that exceeds expectations, and delivering high performance with superior quality. The firm’s current roster of solutions includes Remote Desktop Manager, Password Vault Manager, Devolutions Server (formerly Remote Desktop Manager Server), and Devolutions Cloud (formerly Remote Desktop Manager Online).

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