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Directory for Business Software Certifies ThreatAdvice as an IT Security Software Rising Star

ThreatAdvice was designed to help businesses protect their business by coaching employees on the skills needed to avoid cybercrime, assessing an organization’s weaknesses using various tools including phishing simulations, network exposure scans, email exposure scans and providing threat...

ThreatAdvice and Gulf Guard Cyber, A Gulf Guaranty Company, Partner to Create Total Cyber Awareness Solution

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama, May 4, 2018 –ThreatAdvice, a provider of cybersecurity education, awareness and threat intelligence, and Gulf Guard Cyber, a Gulf Guaranty company, that provides C-level executives and...

Gmail Self Destruct in 3...2...1

The bandages have been removed and everyone around town is talking about Gmail's new facelift. And with it's new, sleeker design comes the availability of several additional features you can take advantage of now and in the coming weeks. Read on to learn more about the new feature...

You'll be hearing more about data breaches in Alabama

A new law that takes effect next month will probably ensure that Alabamians hear more about data breaches in among the state's government entities and businesses.

The Alabama Breach Notification Act was approved by the Alabama Legislature last month, making Alabama the final stat...

ThreatAdvice and SlateXP Partner to Help Make Schools Safer Through Cyber Education and Device Monitoring

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama, April 26, 2018 –ThreatAdvice (threatadvice.com), a provider of cybersecurity education, awareness and threat intelligence, and SlateXP (learnsafe.com), creator of LearnSafe, a system that provides actionable data to help schools recognize and respond to potential thr...

ThreatAdvice President Steve Hines Discusses How To Protect Yourself On The Internet With WBRC News

There has been a lot in the news lately about Facebook and Google and the amount of information they both collect.

So how do you know, what they know about you?

"Things like your interest, videos you go and look at and watch on youtube, and other vi...

Cyber Spring Cleaning

Spring is finally here, and you know what that means. No, not pollen. Spring cleaning! Spring is the perfect time of year to wipe away the old and start fresh. But, the cleaning doesn’t have to end ...

Secret Service Warns of Chip Card Scheme

The U.S. Secret Service is warning financial institutions about a new scam involving the temporary theft of chip-based debit cards issued to large corporations. In this scheme, the fraudsters intercept new debit cards in the mail and replace the chips on the cards wi...

ThreatAdvice's Hunter Hudson Discusses The Facebook Breach With WBRC News

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

You could be one of 87 million Facebook users who've had their personal information shared with a voter targeting company without their permission.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg confronts the data privacy drama b...

Son of a Breach

Last Thursday at 10:18 pm, I received an email from MyFitnessPal, an app I’ve used on and off over the years to help track my personal nutrition. I assumed the email was nothing more than my “weekly report” which typically breaks down my overall exercise and food intake of th...