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Tech Terms: CrashOverrride Malware

CrashOverrride is an industrial control system cyberattack launched in December 2016 that created a massive blackout in Kiev, Ukraine. Also known as Industroyer by security firm ESET, CrashOverride is a form of malware developed with capabilities to control electricity substation switches and circuit breakers on a wide scale. 182 more words

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Tips & Tricks: Take Photo with Volume Keys on Android

The best advice I have ever given to my wife; as quoted by my wife herself (not sure if it was a taunt or appreciation, though). 85 more words

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Tech Terms: SDN

SDN is short for software defined networking. Software defined networking (SDN) is an approach to using open protocols, such as OpenFlow, to apply globally aware software control at the edges of the network to access network switches and routers that typically would use closed and proprietary firmware. 144 more words

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Tips & Tricks: Amazon Underground

If you’re a big fan of apps, then you’re going to love this.

Amazon Underground allows you to use apps that you would normally have to pay for, completely free of charge. 32 more words

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Tech Terms: Network Security

Network security is a specialized field in computer networking that involves securing a computer network infrastructure. Network security is typically handled by a network administrator or system administrator who implements the security policy, network software and hardware needed to protect a network and the resources accessed through the network from unauthorized access and also ensure that employees have adequate access to the network and resources to work. 41 more words

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Tips & Tricks: OK Google

You know the future has arrived when you can ask your phone questions, and it will find the answers for you.

Android phones are right at home with Google, and the “OK Google” functionality is very useful. 65 more words

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3 Certifications IT Professionals Should Pursue in 2018

Information technology is an ever-changing field with new certifications and credentials gaining traction every day. In fact, an estimated 91 percent of employers now believe technical credentials in the IT industry predict employee success, according to data from the Computing Technology Industry Association. 610 more words