Go for the Gold in Cybersecurity During the Winter Olympics!
As attendees from across the world focused their attention towards their favorite Winter Olympic team, another group of individuals seized the opportunity and focused their attention towards taking home their version of the Olympic gold: your personal information.
Let’s dive into the tricks and techniques of these cybercriminals and how they earned their “winnings” during the Winter Olympics 2018 in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE CHANGES THE WORLD
We take for granted the amount of technology that runs our daily lives. And, as machine learning continues to flourish, Artificial Intelligence (AI) is no longer just a fantasy. Let’s take a look at how these recent developments will alter our daily routines and what’s in store for the world of tomorrow.
THE EXPENSIVE PRICE TAG OF TODAY’S VIDEO CARDS
In the last few months, the price of various graphic cards have nearly doubled as interest in cryptocurrency mining continues to soar.
Manufacturers, such as AMD and NVIDIA, step in and ask retailers to choose the needs of gamers over cryptocurrency miners. But, will they listen?
A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO BITCOIN MINING
Bitcoin, the digital currency that’s treated like cash and mined like gold!
In this segment, VPLS breaks down the process of Bitcoin mining and further explains its important role in the world of cryptocurrency.
IS YOUR WEBSITE EASY TO HACK?
Recently, WordPress announced a security and maintenance release of WordPress 4.9.2, in response to a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability that was discovered in the Flash fallback files. The files have since been removed and users are encouraged to update their WordPress sites immediately.
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VPLS is currently offering the following services out of HKG1:
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