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Facebook Messenger Log off Issue

Facebook messenger imposes security risks! Many people at the time of this writing are having problems logging out of their Facebook Messenger application. Why? The app was developed with an intent not having the log out or log off or some people call it sign out button. 293 more words

Facebook Messenger Log Sign Out Off Issue Problem Information Security Risk Breach

FBI Director James Comey on Some China Risks

For a variety of reasons, it is often a challenge to generate the appropriate level of information security awareness in executive leadership.
For some this has been especially true when the issues are associated with nation-state actors or a given culture. 370 more words

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Apple Will No Longer Unlock iOS Devices For Police

Apple unveiled a host of new privacy features Wednesday night and said it would not unlock encrypted iPhones and iPads for law enforcement under most circumstances.

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2014 Data Breach Investigations Report (Verizon)

Excerpt from the 2014 Data Breach Investigations Report.

“We have more incidents, more sources, and more variation than ever before—and trying to approach tens of thousands of incidents using the same techniques simply won’t cut it. 92 more words

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Steganography

Steganography (pronounced STEHG-uh-NAH-gruhf-ee, from Greek steganos, or “covered,” and graphie, or “writing”) is the hiding of a secret message within an ordinary message and the extraction of it at its destination. 159 more words

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DropBox - Is it safe?

Dropbox is only secure as the strength of your password. Therefore, it is recommended you use a strong password to ensure your data is secure. When storing data via third party cloud providers it is always recommended to do so with caution and to think about what data you will be storing there and why. 421 more words

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The difficulty with data security is……

Where do you start? There is so much to think about, it’s confusing and sometimes complicated to understand. Data security affects so much of the operations of a business that it becomes difficult to see the wood for the trees. 472 more words

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