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NSA warns against Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and apps that expose location

Plus, Zoom changes its business model with China and the FTC goes after Twitter for privacy infringement

7 August 2020 min read

What to do about the BootHole vulnerability

perex__ A look at the recent vulnerability's root cause, as well as steps being taken to patch it

A look at the recent vulnerability's root cause, as well as steps being taken to patch it

6 August 2020 min read

What we can learn from the Garmin ransomware attack

perex__ How businesses and consumers alike can stay proactive against big hacks

How businesses and consumers alike can stay proactive against big hacks

3 August 2020 min read

IBM report shows true cost of data breaches

perex__ Plus, more newsbytes of the week including facial recognition tech at Rite Aid and a Netflix scam that wants your credit card numbers

Plus, more newsbytes of the week including facial recognition tech at Rite Aid and a Netflix scam that wants your credit card numbers

31 July 2020 min read

DoJ charges Chinese hackers with targeting COVID-19 research centers

perex__ {value=Plus, more newsbytes of the week, including a Facebook fact-checking fiasco and the surge of stalkerware}

Plus, more newsbytes of the week, including a Facebook fact-checking fiasco and the surge of stalkerware

24 July 2020 min read

What does the Twitter hack mean for the future of democracy?

perex__ {value=Looking forward, what can we expect from similar types of hackers?}

Looking forward, what can we expect from similar types of hackers?

21 July 2020 min read

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Bitcoin scammers hijack major Twitter accounts

perex__ Plus, more newsbytes of the week including a new ransomware based on a Google encryption and a cyberattack ordered by President Trump

Plus, more newsbytes of the week including a new ransomware based on a Google encryption and a cyberattack ordered by President Trump

17 July 2020 min read

UK lockdown triggers increase in phishing scams

perex__ Learn how to recognize and protect yourself from the increased volume of email phishing scams

Learn how to recognize and protect yourself from the increased volume of email phishing scams

16 July 2020 min read

Contact tracing apps face their day of reckoning

perex__ Tracing apps could do good for states looking to safely reopen, but the associated risks may be severe enough to tip the scales.

Tracing apps could do good for states looking to safely reopen, but the associated risks may be severe enough to tip the scales.

16 July 2020 min read

COVID-19 tracking apps are easy targets for hackers

perex__ Plus more newsbytes of the week, including more TikTok security concerns and a major data breach affecting millions of online gamblers

Plus more newsbytes of the week, including more TikTok security concerns and a major data breach affecting millions of online gamblers

10 July 2020 min read

Do these three things to keep stalkerware at bay

perex__ Use of this unethical tracking software has surged during lockdown, but here’s how you can protect yourself

Use of this unethical tracking software has surged during lockdown, but here’s how you can protect yourself

8 July 2020 min read

Over 130M records from recent data breaches for sale

perex__ Plus, more newsbytes of the week including a ransom for over a million dollars and a 33-year-old fraud king

Plus, more newsbytes of the week including a ransom for over a million dollars and a 33-year-old fraud king

3 July 2020 min read