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What is Deepfake?

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Have you ever heard of Deepfake? This term refers to realistic looking face videos. They are videos where someone’s face is made to look like someone else’s. It gained popularity when it was used to add famous actresses into pornographic scenes around 2017 when a forum in reddit named deepfakes was created and it featured face-swapped actors.   Here is an example of a deepfake video of Tom Cruise that went viral on TikTok accumulating around 100 million views:    Advances in machine […]

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Email Threats and How to Avoid Them

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Cyber-attacks can cost companies a fortune and the most common way to get valuable information is through people’s emails. It’s important for you to understand how a threat can be presented, how to implement the best security practices, and generate employee awareness.   According to the report released by the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB)  “About […]

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Creating a Strong Password

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Most likely you use passwords every day, to access your phone, your computer, your favourite site, etc. According to a study, on average, a person has over 80 passwords and that leads to two common mistakes:  Creating easy to remember passwords  Using the same passwords for everything  Hackers are experts at getting passwords, they use programs that can generate millions of guesses until […]

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