Top Spyware Prevention and Removal Software That Could Save You A Lot of Trouble Part of being a responsible computer owner is ensuring your anti-virus and antimalware software is up to date. You would not go to bed without locking the doors, would you? The...
A Dairy Queen breach was recently revealed by Brian Krebs, who runs the website Krebs on Security. When Krebs initially uncovered evidence of the Dairy Queen breach, the company was unwilling to believe that their customers’ debit card and credit card information had been stolen.... Read More
Jonathan Zdziarski gave a great presentation at HOPE this year that I think anyone with an iOS device should read. “Jonathan Zdziarski is considered to be among the foremost experts in iOS related digital forensics and security. As an iOS security expert in the field... Read More
In the wake of Ed Snowden’s revelations there’s been a litany of calls for the widespread adoption of online anonymity tools. One such technology is Tor, which employs a network of Internet relays to hinder the process of attribution. Though advocates openly claim that “Tor... Read More
There is a new, remotely exploitable vulnerability in OpenSSL that could enable an attacker to intercept and decrypt traffic between vulnerable clients and servers. The flaw affects all versions of the OpenSSL client and versions 1.0.1 and 1.0.2-beta1 of the server software. The new vulnerability... Read More
How a Password Vault Can Save Your Business from Itself If you pass by a construction site where a new commercial building is going up, you can tell right away if it’s going to be a bank. While the work crews are still putting up... Read More
Open-source chat-encryption tool Cryptocat announced its latest update, which includes full encryption for Facebook private messages, in a blog post Monday. “Cryptocat’s mission is to make encrypted chat accessible and easy to use. With Cryptocat celebrating its third birthday (already!), we’re happy to announce the... Read More
Dire warnings about Heartbleed, a serious internet security risk affecting millions of websites, is echoing across the internet today. Described as a flaw in OpenSSL, the open source encryption technology used by the vast majority of web servers. The Heartbleed bug is a particularly nasty... Read More
Roughly 14,000 current and former Midland Independent School District students in Texas may have had personal information after a laptop and an unsecured external hard drive, both containing student data, were stolen from the back of a district administrator’s vehicle. The laptop and external hard...
Advancements in security systems have changed the way the industry protects homes all over the world. Residential owners can choose the type of system that caters to their specific needs. From do it yourself installations to monitoring a home remotely, there is a wide array... Read More