Online Gamers and eSports are at Risk for Cyberattacks

The global online gaming industry is worth close to $100 billion today with an estimated gaming audience of 2.2 billion. Unfortunately, this growth isn’t without risks. Case in point: Steam, the most popular gaming platform, has a 125 million membership base. A critical security vulnerability which has existed for at least ten years may have exposed up to 15 million active clients’ sensitive information, including their bank accounts. eSports revenues are expected to reach $1.65 billion by 2021. According to the E-Sports Entertainment Association League (ESEA), 1.5 million gamer profiles were hacked into last month. The stolen information included the […]

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The Real Reasons You Need to Get to Windows 10 Now

According to a February 2018 report from StatCounter, Windows 10’s share of the market is 43%, Windows 7’s is 42%, with the remaining 15% using Windows 8 or Linux. All support for Windows 7 will discontinue on January 14, 2020, just 17 short months away. Office 2019 will not be supported on Windows 7 or 8.1, when it comes out early next year – giving you another reason to upgrade. But the most important reason to get off the earlier versions of Windows have to do with cybersecurity. Here is what you need to know.   If You are Still […]

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