Archive for December, 2017

Robert Siciliano on China's World Internet Conference – YouTube

December 31, 2017


The World Internet Conference attracted world-wide talent to Wuzhen, China. Tech and political leaders came together to discuss the future of the internet, a…
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8jcNcjLGAd0

Steps to Take Before…and After…You Lose a Phone

December 30, 2017


Losing your phone is a nightmare scenario, and even if it was just an accident and not stolen, many of us feel totally victimized by it.
https://www.thebalance.com/steps-to-take-before-and-after-losing-a-phone-4156589

What to do when permission to use a card is revoked

December 29, 2017


If you are given authority to use a card and then that permission is revoked, make repayment arrangements for unapproved charges in writing.
https://www.creditcards.com/credit-card-news/permission-use-card-revoked.php?aid=2741cce8&rss_lnk=17

How the Uber Breach Could Affect ALL of Your Passwords

December 28, 2017


You probably heard about the huge Uber breach in 2016. More than 57 million accounts were compromised. Follow these steps to protect yourself.
https://www.thebalance.com/how-the-uber-beach-could-affect-your-passwords-4155863

Do You Really Need Identity Theft Protection or is it a Waste of Money? | Robert Siciliano

December 24, 2017


I see a ton of articles that say identity theft protection is not something you really need. These articles have titles like “ID Theft Protection Does Not Work,” or “The Poor Man’s Guide to ID Theft Protection.” Though some of these articles have a bit of merit, they totally miss the point.
http://robertsiciliano.com/blog/2017/12/19/really-need-identity-theft-protection-waste-money/

Pirate FM – News – Child approached by stranger walking home from school

December 23, 2017


A warning has gone out in St Austell
https://www.piratefm.co.uk/news/latest-news/2450302/child-approached-by-stranger-walking-home-from-school/

How to Remove/Fix Malware From Your Windows PC

December 13, 2017


There are a number of signs that you might see when your PC is infected with malware. These include slow performance, more pop-ups, and other things.
https://www.thebalance.com/remove-fix-malware-from-your-windows-pc-4154848

Protect Your Identity From Holiday Charity Scams

December 12, 2017


During the holidays, it is common for people to donate money to people who are less fortunate. But beware of these holiday scammers.
https://www.thebalance.com/protect-identity-from-holiday-charity-scams-4154602

Failures that can cost CISO jobs

December 11, 2017

Uma grande, mas evitável violação de segurança pode facilmente levar à demissão de um CISO. Mas alguns erros menos óbvios podem levar ao mesmo.
https://www.computerworld.com.pt/2017/11/23/falhas-que-podem-custar-o-emprego-aos-ciso/

Holiday hackers: How to keep your business safe | Fox Business

December 10, 2017

Many holiday deals are expected to span the duration of the season this year, providing consumers with more reasons to shop and cybercriminals with ample opportunity to target businesses and individuals.
http://www.foxbusiness.com/markets/2017/11/22/holiday-hackers-how-to-keep-your-business-safe.html