It’s October, and so far this year the ‘bad guys’ have obtained well over 100 million customer records and a similar number of credit card details from a variety of organisations ranging from banks to hardware stores. 816 more words
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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
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 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.
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
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