Legal, TOOLS & TRENDS

Freedom of Information Act

The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), allows individuals to access public records within the various governmental agencies and departments on Federal, State and local levels. The Freedom of Information Act is intended to provide a sense of transparency between the public and governing entities. However, the Freedom of Information Act has also become a vital

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Legal, TOOLS & TRENDS

The Relationship between Lawyer & Private Investigator

Forming a solid bond and a respectable reputation is essential to the Lawyer/Private Investigator relationship. Both parties benefit from a collaborative relationship, which is why it so important to find the right fit. Whether it be similar areas of expertise, ethics or business practices, the relationship between a Lawyer and a Private Investigator is just

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Cyber Security, Legal

Ransomware The Growing Threat to Law firms & Small Business

Cyber criminals are turning ransomware scams into a lucrative extortion-for-profit business. Law firms are quickly becoming a leading target for these attacks, due to the wealth of information stored on their networks, without proper security measures to guard them. These digital extortionists are fetching a price for everything from address books to the highly sensitive

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Cyber Security

Smart Car Security Threat

When you hear the words “Smart Car” you may have once thought it meant a car with great mileage or affordable for all it offers. Nowadays, the term, Smart Car refers to an automobile with some form of cloud management device, such as a remote starter, Bluetooth compatibility or a car that is simply connected

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TOOLS & TRENDS

Private Investigator VS Search Engine

Why Hiring a Private Investigator Beats Using a Search Engine for a Background or People Search In today’s Corporate, Legal and Private sectors, Background and People searches are extremely common. With so much access to online search engines, it’s no wonder the average person would think they could do it on their own. While locating

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Art Theft, Cyber Security

Digital Art Theft Security And Recovery

The Growing Art Theft of digital art and new media When you hear the words “Art Theft” you immediately imagine a rare painting or sculpture being hoisted from it’s home, be it a museum or a mansion. However, there is a growing trend of digital art theft, taking place every day online. Whether you are

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Cyber Security

Protect Yourself from Malware Like Mirai

A cybercriminal released the source code to malware,  known as Mirai, or simply translated from Japanese as “Future”. Mirai powered one of the worst-ever zombie armies, or botnet, made of the Internet of Things. (*the Internet of Things is a proposed development of the Internet in which everyday objects have network connectivity, allowing them to

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