The events revealed so far in the emerging Facebook and Cambridge Analytica story, may not be a data “breach” but nevertheless serve as a wakeup call to millions sharing personal information.Read More
Credit rating firm Equifax revealed a data breach exploited a website weakness to access the personal information, including credit card and social security numbers, of as many as 143 million Americans.Read More
As I am sure we remember all too well, there have been a few rather high profile data breaches in recent years, including Target in 2013, Home Depot and JP Morgan in 2014, OPM in 2015, and Yahoo in 2016.Read More
Smartwatches are ticking security time bombs, as virtually all of them contain network and communication functionality that is vulnerable to cyberattacks and personal information breach risksRead More
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The strikes left customers temporarily unable to access their checking accounts, mortgages and other services.
Is your CU at risk of the same sort of attack? Read the article to see how this group operates.
This article describes the step-by-step actions as police attempt to help a victim recover their stolen devices. It also captures the victim's thought process and fears as they realize all that needs to be done now that these devices are in the hands of a thief.
We've been warned that it's always a great idea to save your data. We are also told to keep track of credit card issuers, card numbers, and phone numbers in case they are lost and stole. These two pieces of advice can be combined to assure the safety of our information within our digital life. Read the full, and very interesting, article at http://www.gregarnette.com/blog/2012/03/stolen-macbook-and-ipad-re-affirms-cloud-backup-strategy/.