July 13, 2021

Crafting a Custom Dictionary for Your Password Policy

Modern password policies are comprised of many different elements that contribute to its effectiveness. One of the components of an effective current password policy makes use […]
June 22, 2021

Cyberattack hits world’s largest meat supplier

June 1 was an eventful day for some. The world’s largest beef supplier has been hit with a ransomware attack, threatening some of the U.S. meat […]
May 18, 2021

Colonial Pipeline ‘ransomware’ attack shows cyber vulnerabilities of U.S. energy grid

Last week, you may have heard: A major fuel pipeline that was shut down after a brazen cyberattack will probably come back online by week’s end, […]
May 4, 2021

The Wages of Password Re-use: Your Money or Your Life

When normal computer users fall into the nasty habit of recycling passwords, the result is most often some type of financial loss. When cybercriminals develop the […]
April 20, 2021

ParkMobile Breach Exposes License Plate Data, Mobile Numbers of 21M Users

Someone is selling account information for 21 million customers of ParkMobile, a mobile parking app that’s popular in North America. The stolen data includes customer email addresses, […]
March 9, 2021

Microsoft Exchange Cyber Attack — What Do We Know So Far?

Microsoft on Friday warned of active attacks exploiting unpatched Exchange Servers carried out by multiple threat actors, as the hacking campaign is believed to have infected tens of […]
February 2, 2021

10 New Year’s Resolutions to Scam-Proof Your Life

Simple ways to stay safe from fraudsters online and off in 2021 Out with the old and in with the new. Get a fresh start to […]
January 12, 2021

Facing the facts about facial recognition

Aside from obligatory shots of the Grand Canyon or the Leaning Tower of Pisa, many photos that consumers want to keep feature the faces of friends […]
January 5, 2021

T-Mobile suffers another data breach, customer phone numbers, call records possibly accessed

T-Mobile recently experienced a data breach in which some of its customers had their information, including “call-related information,” exposed to hackers. In a notice on its website, the telecom […]