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  • BYOD and remote wipe
    Can your employer wipe personal data from personally owned device?
    Employees like Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) opportunities for any number of reasons. BYOD allows employees to use the type of device they like to use (an Apple product rather than Windows, for instance). Employees also say that BYOD lets them be...
  • What is Browser Hijacking?
    What is Browser Hijacking?
    Imagine it. You sit down at your computer about to do your daily perusal of Buzzfeed or check out The Financial Times but your homepage is now some weird search engine you’ve never seen before. Guess what? You’ve been hijacked.Browser...
  • Trovi virus compromising Mac OS X and Windows alike
    Malware goes multi-platform to further ruin the safe Mac myth
    Not everyone knows that virus-free Mac OS has been a delusion for as long as 10 years now. The first known Mac shell script worm called Renepo having been written back in 2004, the security industry has seen dozens of increasingly sophisticated...
  • The Surface tablet has an identity issue
    The Surface tablet has an identity issue
    In an article yesterday the online technology blog Redmond Pie reported that Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler said that his team issued Surfer tablet looked like a “knockoff iPad”. Normally a comment like this would not be cause...
  • Predators use Facebook to groom Kids
    Predators use Facebook to groom Kids
    Lock this guy up for good. That’s a most fitting motto for Brandon McIntyre, 22, who pretended he was “Katie Thompson” on Facebook and threatened to kill a girl’s family if she refused to go on trips with him.This New...
  • San Francisco Giants Take Game 4 of the NLCS
    San Francisco Giants Take Game 4 of the NLCS
    The San Francisco Giants battled back from an early 4-1 deficit to storm back to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-4. The Giants now the lead the National League Championship Series three games to one. The Giants are now just one win away from making...
  • Yosemi-Tea & Coffee Shoppe owner Laurie Kanarowski
    ‘Haunted Yosemite’ reveals ghosts with attitude and micro-UFOs
    An exclusive interview posted to YouTube on October 13, 2014, takes viewers on a ghost tour of small town California and the spirits who some locals say are attempting to influence downtown businesses from beyond this world. “Haunted...
  • Microsoft clears up YouTube misunderstanding
    Microsoft clears up YouTube misunderstanding
    Many of us were upset yesterday when we went to YouTube for tutorials & reviews on Microsoft Windows only to find that they had been deleted. We just started at the television icon and could not believe our eyes when we saw the explanation...
  • Spoof software update alert displayed by adware
    Adware-assisted browser hijacking frenzy gets ubiquitous
    Moneymaking schemes through the proliferation of malicious software tend to be volatile. As some techniques go obsolete, prevalently due to law enforcement countermeasures, new or previously dormant approaches don’t fail to occupy the vacant...
  • What’s Your Click IQ?
    What’s Your Click IQ?
    The recent celebrity photo hacks are an unfortunate reminder of how devastating or embarrassing it can be to have your data compromised. But celebrities are not the only ones getting hacked. Cybercriminals aren’t choosy—they’ll...
  • 6 Ways to prevent Social Engineering Attacks
    6 Ways to prevent Social Engineering Attacks
    Hacking isn’t just about weak passwords and single-factor authentication. A lot of it occurs because people can be so easily tricked into giving up personal information: the craft of social engineering. Example: “Download this video of...
  • Iliad leaves T-Mobile without a suitor
    Iliad leaves T-Mobile without a suitor
    It seems that the suitor well for Bellevue-based T-Mobile has dried up for the foreseeable future. The French-based Iliad group decided to take a look at other prospects after T-Mobile's parent company Deutsche Telekom said no to a second bid...
  • Freelancing communities for Fiverr, Elance, and oDesk Professionals
    Freelancers on Fiverr and Elance find ‘co-working spaces’
    According to the Business2Community website on October 13, 2014, freelancing professionals on websites like Elance, oDesk, and Fiverr are facing some rather unique and often debilitating challenges that the traditional corporate employee rarely...
  • Real GoPro HERO4 video camera footage and photos from Best Buy
    Real GoPro HERO4 video camera footage and photos from Best Buy
    I just watched the real video footage taken with a GoPro HERO4, dubbed the “most advanced GoPros yet” over at bestbuy.com/GoPro and was amazed with what was shown. From the comfort of my living room couch, I was able to stand at the...
  • An Interview with Door Devil Reinforcement Technologies
    An Interview with Door Devil Reinforcement Technologies
    A chain is only as strong as its weakest link. This common phrase can be applied to almost anything. In the security industry we call this a “vulnerability” or the “path of least resistance”. In your home, in regards to...