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Alina Georgiana Petcu

Product Marketing Manager

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Alina Georgiana Petcu is a Product Marketing Manager within Heimdal™ Security and her main interest lies in institutional cybersecurity. In her spare time, Alina is also an avid malware historian who loves nothing more than to untangle the intricate narratives behind the world's most infamous cyberattacks.

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Alina Georgiana Petcu's Recent Articles

Institutions | QUICK READ

Complete Our Survey and Redeem an Extended 60-Day Trial of Heimdal™ Threat Prevention [EXTENDED]

Fill Out Our Institutional Cybersecurity Survey and Claim an Extended 60-Day TFE Trial for your School!

Data security | SLOW READ

Is Telegram Secure? What You Need to Know Before Downloading the App

Telegram Is Not as Secure as It Portrays Itself to Be. Learn How to Stay Safe While Using It.

Account security | SLOW READ

Essential Cybersecurity Considerations for Governmental Organizations

Governmental Organizations Are Becoming a Hacker-Favorite. Learn How to Keep Confidential and Personal Data Safe.


Making the Case for Cybersecurity in Non-Profit and Non-Governmental Organizations

Cyberattacks against NPOs and NGOs Are on the Rise Again. Is Your Organization Safe?


Kolz Ransomware 101: The STOP Djvu Variant to Watch Out for

Kolz Ransomware is Part of the Infamous STOP Djvu Family. Find Out How to Prevent Encryption and Keep Your Devices Safe.


Network Firewall Security Essentials for Businesses: What You Need to Know

Firewalls Have Been Around for Almost as Long as Personal Computers. Find Out How to Maximize Their Potential.

Institutions | SLOW READ

Schools Are Moving to Remote Lessons: Cybersecurity Essentials for Schools [Updated]

Educational Institutions Are More Vulnerable to Cyberattacks Than Ever. Learn How to Keep Your Data Safe This School Year.


How to Protect Your Enterprise from Ako Ransomware: Essentials to Keep in Mind

Ako Ransomware Is Targeting Businesses. Find Out How to Prevent and Mitigate an Attack.

Institutions | SLOW READ

The Curious Case of the Baltimore Ransomware Attack: What You Need to Know

Hackers Are Targeting Governmental Agencies. Learn How to Stay One Step Ahead.


Bot Attacks Are Increasingly Targeting Businesses. How to Stay Safe

Everything You Need to Know About Bot Attacks, The Cyber-Threat Hiding in Plain Sight

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