There is no doubt that criminals have found a mechanism in ransomware enabling them to obtain significant benefits with relatively little effort. And the information stored by computers is much more important than we think, although many users only realize this when they lose access. 738 more words
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MEDICAL DATA SECURITY
Medical sector must immediately address the issue of a newly trending cyber espionage for which they are at the receiving end. Cyber Hackers are having a field day in the black Markets of Dark web, where medical data is worth 10 times more than a stolen credit card number according to a Reuters report. 243 more words
Evidence suggests “email@example.com” gained access to Independent Media Solidarity’s Google Drive. But how?
IMS (Independent Media Solidarity), the independent collective of citizen journalists was recently the victim of theft. 2,551 more words
I’ve just watched Gary Wolf’s TED talk The Quantified Self and Katina Michael discussing Big Data and the Dangers of Over-Quantifying Oneself and am leaning towards the risk-averse take on the quantified self. 667 more words
Theft of identities along with personal information still accounts for the majority of data breaches, a new global survey by Gemalto has found.
According to the 2015… 277 more words