Hackers Articles - Page 2
May 21, 2014
According to The New York Times on Wednesday, the Ebay online auction site became a victim of an identity theft situation and concerns of the cyber security of its 145 million users would be to take action. Encrypted passwords, email...
May 14, 2014
Can you name 10 ways you can get hacked this summer? I can.Hotel HackingThose hotel electronic card locks for doors aren’t as secure as you think. A criminal attaches a little electronic gizmo beneath the lock, and...
May 2, 2014
An IE patch has been issued for Internet Explorer users in the hopes that it might serve as an emergency fix for the major security issue facing the popular browser this week. In an attempt to fight new hackers vying...
April 27, 2014
Microsoft confirmed this week that each and every supported version of Internet Explorer is impacted by a zero day vulnerability that allows hackers to install malware without detection. This means that Microsoft is only now aware of this hole in...
April 15, 2014
Organized crime rings are using brains, not brawn, to target small businesses and steal critical data. Protect your business by putting these 11 security measures into place.Organized crime has always been known to be all about muscle … but...
April 1, 2014
Do you offer free WiFi? Put these three safeguards in place to protect your customers and your business.On a recent trip from Boston to New York on an Acela Express train, I was writing blogs and doing some research...
March 29, 2014
Can the change over in the dawn of the digital age be a huge catastrophe in the making?
As more and more people in the public sector opt in for communication devices and entertainment consoles,
the Private sector including prisons...
March 28, 2014
You may wish to check out the March 28, 2014 C-net article by Don Reisinger, "Watch out, journalists: Hackers are after you." According to that article, on March 21, 2014, at the Black Hat hackers conference in...
March 20, 2014
Justin Bieber's Twitter account was briefly hacked a few days ago and it could easily happen to you.As if Justin Bieber didn’t have enough trouble with his night of drunk driving and street racing in...
March 6, 2014
The digital comic mecca, ComiXology.com, was compromised by hackers. ComiXology has an online interface and app for mobile devices so you never have to be without your comics.In an email to it's users today, March 6...
February 10, 2014
Have you ever received one of those SPAM mails that claim to be from one of the online games you play, requesting you to change your password or billing information? It's pretty easy to avoid one of...
February 5, 2014
Federal agencies allowed over 48,000 "significant breaches" in 2012, according to a report newly released by the Minority staff on the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.Under the ranking member's name, Senator Tom Coburn...