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July 2016

Your iPhone or Mac could be hacked with an iMessage

By | July 22nd, 2016|Categories: News & Info|

There's a new warning for Apple iPhone and Mac users about a security vulnerability that could let a hacker infiltrate your device by sending you a rogue iMessage. CNET reports the bug was discovered by [...]

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May 2016

U.S. Investigates Security of Mobile Devices

By | May 9th, 2016|Categories: News & Info|

WASHINGTON — The Federal Communications Commission and Federal Trade Commission have asked mobile phone carriers and manufacturers to explain how they release security updates amid mounting concerns over security vulnerabilities, the U.S. agencies said on [...]

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Police and Tech Giants Wrangle Over Encryption on Capitol Hill

By | May 8th, 2016|Categories: News & Info|

WASHINGTON — Cyrus R. Vance Jr., the district attorney of Manhattan, visited Washington late last month to argue his case on a pressing issue: encryption. In a string of meetings with members of Congress, Mr. [...]

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Cyprus bank hit with cyberattack after Anonymous pledge

By | May 6th, 2016|Categories: News & Info|

The website for Cyprus’s central bank briefly came under cyberattack, just days after the hacking collective Anonymous vowed a 30-day strike against global banks. Cyprus’s bank was hit with "some form of a denial of [...]

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January 2016

Metro.us – How to avoid becoming a victim of cybercrime

By | January 28th, 2016|Categories: News & Info|

An IT security expert explains the steps to prevent these attacks and keep your information safe and secure. Cyber espionage, hacktivism and cybercrime are just some of the attacks that have plagued the Internet in [...]

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Data Protection Day: Have We Learned Anything About Privacy in The Past 10 Years?

By | January 28th, 2016|Categories: News & Info|

Data Protection Day is 10 years old today! But is it just marketing BS or is it genuinely helping companies and individuals keep data private? Data Protection Day (AKA Data Privacy Day) marks its 10th [...]

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