Are Zombie Accounts Putting Your Personal Data at Risk? – TheStreet

November 21, 2017


So-called zombie accounts are creeping up on unwary consumers, who could lose key personal data, and plenty of cash, as a result.
https://www.thestreet.com/story/14394132/1/are-zombie-accounts-putting-your-personal-data-at-risk-.html

This company says these holiday toys put you at risk for security hacks

November 20, 2017

According to BBC, the company Which? has asked retailers to stop selling popular toys with security issues.
https://www.deseretnews.com/article/865692740/This-company-says-these-holiday-toys-put-you-at-risk-for-security-hacks.html

Crooks have new ways to attack Your Computer and Phone | KTRH

November 18, 2017


New malware changes your Google search results to make the top results malicious links. Those links lead to files with viruses.Computer…
https://ktrh.iheart.com/content/2017-11-14-crooks-have-new-ways-to-attack-your-computer-and-phone/

School Districts Data Hacked and Held For Ransom – YouTube

November 17, 2017


http://robertsiciliano.com/ Robert Siciliano Identity Theft Expert discusses School Districts Data Hacked and Held For Ransom for @HotspotShield
https://youtu.be/nklEiLDWhYI

Australian Defense Contractor Hacked With US Military Data – YouTube

November 16, 2017


http://robertsiciliano.com/ Robert Siciliano Identity Theft Expert discuses Australian Defense Contractor Hacked With US Military Data for @HotspotShield
https://youtu.be/fq9ucpC6IxM

10 Ways to Protect Yourself From Holiday Identity Theft

November 15, 2017


Use password managers and other ways to protect from scams.
https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/personalfinance/10-ways-to-protect-yourself-from-holiday-identity-theft/ss-AAuvAEf

Security is Layered – There is NO Home Security Magic Bullet

November 15, 2017


Is your home secure? You might believe it is, but if you aren’t using layered security, it’s probably not as secure as you think. What’s layered security? It means that [ ]
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/IdentityTheftExpertSpeakerProtectionPreventionResourceBlog/~3/chfwHo483SU/

Wanted: An Alternative to the SSN

November 14, 2017


White House Cyber Coordinator Rob Joyce is calling for replacements to the Social Security numbering system. Here’s what you need to know.
http://www.ebix.com/blog/wanted-alternative-ssn/

3 Tips to Reduce Cybersecurity Gaps | CSO Online

November 13, 2017


CSO offers the latest information and best practices on business continuity and data protection, best practices for prevention of social engineering scams, malware and breaches, and tips and advice abut security careers and leadership.
https://www.csoonline.com/article/3236145/data-breach/3-tips-to-reduce-cybersecurity-gaps.html

Licking County GOP campaigns mistakenly share donors bank information

November 12, 2017


The bank information of dozens of donors to two Licking County Republican candidates was mistakenly shared for public viewing.
http://www.newarkadvocate.com/story/news/local/2017/10/31/licking-county-mistakenly-shares-gop-donors-bank-information/814012001/