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Corporate America still using Equifax-like software even after hack

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

There are 50,000 potential Equifaxes looming on the horizon. Corporate America has been slow to update its open-source software, even in the wake of the Equifax hack that exposed 143 million people’s sensitive data, according to one of the central hubs for the free programs. More than 50,000 organizations are…

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Hack to the future: HopHacks challenges students to solve problems using technology

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

In rooms around Hodson Hall on Saturday night, clusters of students tapped away at their laptops amid a scattering of snack bags, soda cans, book bags, and belongings. Some took time out from their teamwork to study for a test. A few napped using balled up sweatshirts as pillows. It…

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Be Alert! Hackers Are Stealing Millions From Buyers By Using These Real Estate Scams

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Tight Inventory Continues To Dog Housing Market Steve starts his Real Estat Roundup segment by asking Terry how long a typical For Sale house stays on the market before it gets a confirmed buyer. Terry says the national average was 27 days for the month of May 2017, well below…

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W.H. cybersecurity coordinator warns against using Kaspersky Lab software

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Rob Joyce, the Trump administration’s cybersecurity coordinator, said Tuesday the U.S. is lacking 300,000 cybersecurity experts needed to defend the country. He also had a warning for the public about using software from Kaspersky Lab. U.S. officials believe the company has ties to the Kremlin — and the federal government…

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Worrying trend in hackers using steganography

more information on sonyhack from leading cyber security expertsSource: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Researchers at the security firm Kaspersky Lab have identified a new, worrying trend: malicious hackers are increasingly using steganography, a digital version of an ancient technique of hiding messages inside images, to conceal the tracks of their malicious activity on an attacked computer. A number of […] View full post on AmIHackerProof.com | Can You Be Hacked?

Online Dating Tips: How to Stay Safe Using Dating Apps

To Purchase This Product/Services, Go To The Store Link Above Or Go To http://www.become007.com/store/ Dating apps are a great way to connect with people, but meeting a complete stranger comes with the very real side effect of Stranger Danger. Plus, with personal information more accessible than ever, you never know…

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Safety tips for using public Wi-Fi

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Q: What can I do to be safe when using public Wi-Fi? The convenience of accessing public Wi-Fi networks has become somewhat of an expectation when we’re away from our primary home and work connections, but it’s important to understand the risks. Anytime you share a connection with strangers, whether…

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Using the Dark Web to Your Advantage – The Why, How and What of Cyber Security

To Purchase This Product/Services, Go To The Store Link Above Or Go To http://www.become007.com/store/ Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans We have just witnessed two significant ransomware / malware attacks in as many months that caused a lot of disruption to businesses …

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After burglary, customers using Applebee’s Entree Express in March and April should check credit for identity theft

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

On June 20, 2017, at about 6:00 am, Applebee’s restaurant located on Hilltop Dr. had a storage area broken into. Two boxes of receipts were stolen during the burglary. The records taken were Entree Express receipts for the months of March and April 2017. The records stolen had patrons’ names,…

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High Risk Oversharing: How hackers are using social media posts to cause chaos

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High Risk Oversharing: How hackers are using social media posts to cause chaos

The moment and stories we like to “share” and love to “like” could be putting us at risk for hackers. It’s called social engineering – hackers pull information from your social media post and using it against you, your family or even the company you work for. Boston 25 News took a look at the techniques being used and how …

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