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After Getting Hacked, Yahoo! Offers Online Security Strategies

So far as they know, the hack did not include unprotected passwords, payment card data, or bank account information. According to Bob Lord, CISO of Yahoo!, the company is taking the following actions to protect the… 181 more words

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Cyber Security Updates ... New Tactics Update Again !

Last week Donald “The Brain” attended a half day update on the latest Cyber Security breach tactics.

Latest Tactics and Safety Recommendations

  • Wifi Virus- Do not use ANY free Wifi if possible – We know it is not always possible to avoid, but tether your phone if that option is available…
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I0Ts, desktop death stars?

Investigative reporter, Brian Krebs is one of the the most authoritative voices on computer crimes and cyber security in the world. His krebsonsecurity blog is the go to source for analysis on internet crime. 108 more words


Delhi Police: Blind and deaf?

I got a call from a fake NGO today. They asked for money for a child’s treatment. They have a Facebook Page. They have a LinkedIn account. 401 more words


Free Computer Forensic Tools

Here is some help for you guys and gals that are looking for some forensic tools, they can also be good fun to mess around with. 2,375 more words

Geek Stuff

FTC Releases Alert on Securing Personal Information When Using Rental Vehicles

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has released recommendations for consumers to protect their personal data when using rental vehicles. Rental vehicles may contain infotainment systems that can connect with personal devices to stream music, allow hands-free calls and texts, or guide navigation. 48 more words


Yahoo Hack Begs for Improved Passwords and Security

Yahoo acknowledged that hackers stole the account information of at least 500 million users. Information intercepted by the Yahoo hack included names, email addresses, telephone numbers, birth dates, passwords, and security questions. 123 more words

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