For those of us who shop, pay bills, and bank online, digital online security is something we expect to be built into the system. Our computer or ISP (Internet Service Provider) will take care of it, our programs, or the company I am contacting on the net is responsible for that, right? Unfortunately, this isn’t the case.Continue Reading…
Cybersecurity experts at root9B, staffed by veterans from the U.S. State Dept. and Dept. of Defense, have discovered that a powerful Russian cyber hacking group linked to Kremlin-backed cyber-espionage is making preparations for a large-scale attack on global banks.
Maintaining online data security is one of the biggest challenges facing businesses – especially as flexible and mobile working now sees employees accessing information from a range of locations.
When it comes to scams targeting the elderly population, there no such thing as being TOO INFORMED. According to The Alzheimer’s Association, exploitation of seniors in the United States is actually on the rise. Says the Alzheimer’s Association; “One report stated that financial scams targeting seniors have become so prevalent that they are now considered the crime of the twenty-first century.”
It’s every parent’s worst nightmare. But more and more mothers and fathers are getting phone calls telling them their kids are being held hostage.
But that doesn’t necessarily mean they are.
A critical vulnerability resides in AFNetworking could allow an attacker to cripple the HTTPS protection of 25,000 iOS apps available in Apple’s App Store via man-in-the-middle (MITM) attacks.
Something totally unexpected happened to me at the RSA Conference in San Francisco.
Thursday: For the first time in my decades-long career, I cried at a technology event. And something tells me I wasn’t the only one.