Each day, over 4,000 ransomware attacks successfully hit US businesses, generating over $20 billion in revenue for the hacking industry. But just as cybercriminals appear to have the upper hand, the US Department of Justice recently announced a new team to investigate cryptocurrency-related crimes.Read More
While 2020 was a year that both challenged the success of nonprofit organizations and displaced many residents across the metro Atlanta area, 2021 has continued to serve as a time to rebuild.
Through Gwinnett Great Days of Service on October 22, Rocket IT is partnering with community members to provide HomeFirst Gwinnett with donations to assist in its mission to end homelessness.Read More
Popular video game streaming site, Twitch is currently on fire as hackers claim to have both breached and stolen every digital asset the Amazon affiliate has stored since its creation in 2011.Read More
For decades, Hollywood has capitalized on movies depicting cyber espionage. But in 2021, these fictional tales are becoming all too real as one nation-run spy group is responsible for hacking multiple hotel and government agencies across the United States.Read More
You’ve heard about ransomware attacks taking down businesses, but how about an entire country? For 17 days, the IT infrastructure of South Africa’s government has been compromised by hackers, with many of the nation’s online services coming entirely to a halt.Read More
While last week’s Apple event may have ushered in a new wave of iPhones, iPads, and Apple Watches, those planning to stick with older devices should update their firmware immediately as a new software vulnerability affects over 1.65 billion Apple products.Read More
On October 7, Rocket IT joins the Greater North Fulton Chamber’s Cybersecurity 101 panel to provide business leaders with a breakdown of current security trends and the most important tools to consider when decreasing the many risks associated with modern hacks.Read More