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5 Ways to Protect or Freeze Your Credit After Identity Theft

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

In the wake of the Equifax data breach, which compromised the personal information of up to 143 million Americans — nearly half of the U.S. population, according to NBC News — many Americans are looking to prevent potential identity theft. The Equifax breach is just the latest in a string…

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Why hackers love your Wi-Fi (and how to protect it)

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Wi-Fi hacking is all fun and games until somebody hacks the Wi-Fi on a roller coaster. That’s a lesson one professional security researcher found out the hard way. Several years ago at Disneyland, the roller coaster car he was riding was click-click-clacking its way along its track until it abruptly…

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County Officials Didn’t Protect Computer Systems from Obvious Hacking Risks, Auditors Say

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Orange County officials failed to implement essential safeguards to protect county computer systems, which left the county unnecessarily vulnerable to hacking and other malicious activity until the problems were uncovered in recent months by a comprehensive audit. “We found that physical and [software access] security to data and programs WAS…

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UK GOVERNMENT ISSUES GUIDELINES FOR CAR MAKERS TO PROTECT AGAINST HACKERS

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

The UK Government Has Issued Guidelines To Car Makers To Ensure Internet Connected Cars Are Protected From Hacking Vulnerabilities… THE UK GOVERNMENT has issued guidelines requiring makers of internet-connected cars to ensure are better shielded against cyber vulnerabilities. According to the British Government, it is concerned that ‘smart’ vehicles which…

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Why do Hackers Hack Websites? And How do You Protect Yourself From them?

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

There are many reasons behind why hackers target websites. Years ago, hackers did it out sheer vanity. To prove that they can hack websites, to boost their egos. But as technology improved, so have the reasons for hacking. In this blog, let’s try to understand why hackers target websites and…

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Ways to Protect Yourself from Internet Hackers

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Getting hacked can be so frustrating, however, there are a lot of people out there engaging in such heinous activity. There are quite a number of ways to protect yourself from internet Hackers. It is very important to keep your privacy, information, money, and identity safe from online hackers. One…

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Protect Four Key Areas To Create A Balanced Cybersecurity Portfolio

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

For this article, I had the chance to speak with Jay Chaudhry, the CEO and Founder of Zscaler. Zscaler bills itself as a cloud cybersecurity solution, or “Security as a Service.” Zscaler has a unique approach to cybersecurity, one that fits into my balanced cybersecurity framework, but that also dispels…

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Public bodies are vulnerable to hacking – government needs to step up to protect them

more information on sonyhack from leading cyber security expertsSource: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Barely a month passes in 2017 without some kind of IT failure hitting the headlines, but the hacks, leaks and breaches that make the news may represent just the tip of the iceberg. An investigation by the i newspaper has revealed that public bodies such as […] View full post on AmIHackerProof.com | Can You Be Hacked?

Tokyo plans cybersecurity hub to protect infrastructure during 2020 Olympics

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

The government said Thursday it will create a new body to oversee the protection of crucial infrastructure from cyberattacks during the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics in 2020. The cybersecurity response center will compile and share information with government agencies and companies that operate crucial infrastructure such as transportation and power…

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Protect Your Small Business with These Cyber Security Pro Tips

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Small and mid-sized businesses are targeted by cyber-criminals more often than ever before. That is because automation makes it easy to attack them by the thousands, and many of them are easy targets because they don’t put up a good fight. It’s time to improve the defense. Does the size…

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