How a Tiny Dot is Letting Criminals Impersonate Banks, News Sites, and the Government OnlineMarch 10, 2018
A small, rarely used special character is potentially helping criminals trick people into falling prey to all...
Pennsylvania Sues Uber Over Year-Long Delay In Reporting Data BreachMarch 6, 2018
Pennsylvania has filed a lawsuit against Uber, accusing the firm of violating the State’s breach notification...
US Marine Corps Accidentally Emailed To Outsiders The Private Information Of 21,000 Soldiers And Military-Related CiviliansMarch 4, 2018
Personal information – including home addresses, Social Security Numbers, cellphone numbers of next of kin, and...
Germany’s Tough New Social Media Law Punishes Offensive Posts With Fines Of Up To $60 MillionMarch 4, 2018
A new law that went into effect in Germany on January 1 requires social media companies to...
Why Do Multiple CyberSecurity Researchers Suddenly Discover The Same Vulnerabilities After So Many YearsFebruary 28, 2018
For years I have wondered why after cyber-vulnerabilities go undiscovered for significant periods of time, multiple...
How To Wipe An Android Smartphone Or Tablet Before Selling It Or Trading It InFebruary 26, 2018
Are you thinking of trading in your smartphone, or selling your tablet? Did you upgrade to...
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Beware: Criminals Are Sending Extremely Well-Written Fraudulent Emails Related To ICOs And Other Cryptocurrency Investment OpportunitiesFebruary 18, 2018
The small fortune stolen in the last few weeks have motivated criminals to send out many...
Why Do Facebook Hoaxes Often Ask You To Copy, Paste, And Modify, Rather Than To Share?February 16, 2018
Over the past few weeks several people have asked me why some Facebook scams and hoaxes – fake news,...
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