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Top 40 Security and Technology Resources for 2017

Top 40 Security and Technology Resources for 2017

The world keeps changing and there are so many aspects and events relating to cybersecurity that it is impossible for a single website to fully satisfy the curious. We here at ...

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Is Your Email Spying On You?

Is Your Email Spying On You?

The Harvard Business Review headline grabs your attention: “Traveling for Work? You’re a Prime Target for Hackers.”  How? The story went on to claim that many of our emails now ...

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The Yahoo Data Breach:  A Wake Up Call for Individuals and Businesses

The Yahoo Data Breach: A Wake Up Call for Individuals and Businesses

Do you Yahoo? Even if you have never had a Yahoo email account, the news that hackers breached Yahoo’s security infrastructure and stole personal and security information ...

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How To Keep Your Email Secure From Hackers

How To Keep Your Email Secure From Hackers

Every day, the world sends around 205 billion emails. Of course, most of them are inconsequential: recipes and poems about horses that grandma forwards to everyone on her contact ...

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Ransomware: How to Protect Yourself Because You Need to Be Ready

Ransomware: How to Protect Yourself Because You Need to Be Ready

You have heard before that ransomware has gotten to be near an epidemic menace. Listen up: things have gotten lots worse. Palo Alto Networks now has now has found a successful ...

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Expert Round Up: What is the Future of the Personal VPN?

Expert Round Up: What is the Future of the Personal VPN?

It is the age of the internet, and one thing’s for sure - we’ve never been more plugged in than we are today. Forget laptops and tablets, these days even our watches are ‘smart’, ...

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Ransomware Gets Real: the 2016 Cyber Fright of the Year

Ransomware Gets Real: the 2016 Cyber Fright of the Year

Call this the year of ransomware - and that means cybercrooks have their eyes on your money. Here is what McAfee said in its Threat Predictions Report: “Ransomware will remain ...

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The Internet of Hackable Things

The Internet of Hackable Things

There is a smartphone that you can buy for twenty dollars now. You wouldn’t want to buy it -- as a phone, it fails horribly in terms of usability and ergonomics -- but it embodies ...

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The Explosion in Hotel Credit Card Breaches: Know How to Protect Yourself

The Explosion in Hotel Credit Card Breaches: Know How to Protect Yourself

Hilton, Starwood. Marriott. Mandarin Oriental. Hard Rock. Trump. The list of hotels that have acknowledged breaches of their credit card systems goes on and on. This has real ...

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Blocking Ad-Blockers on Websites Has Backfired Predictably

Blocking Ad-Blockers on Websites Has Backfired Predictably

The internet, as many lawmakers, entrepreneurs, and lawyers have discovered to their sorrow, is not a place that is easily governed by rules. Shutting down a service you don’t ...

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Online Security Secrets Straight From the Experts

Online Security Secrets Straight From the Experts

Online security and privacy are seriously hot topics in today’s world, and for good reason. As our lives become more integrated and connected into the Internet of Everything, our ...

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ATM Skimming Gets Slick and Your Money Is At Stake

ATM Skimming Gets Slick and Your Money Is At Stake

The scary news: ATM skimming suddenly has gotten very, very slick.  And the numbers of incidents are exploding. In late July, giant ATM maker NCR even issued an alert warning ...

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