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Privacy- Three new reports show your privacy is at serious risk

Privacy- Three new reports show your privacy is at serious risk | Sizzlin' News | Scoop.it

"If you believe hackers find your personal data less appealing, you are mistaken... and vulnerable..."

 

From Sean Goldsmith in the S&A Digest:

If you're a user of the social-media website Twitter, you may want to check your account status… Wired magazine reports that the service just discovered a "live hack." Twitter shut down the hack "moments later." But the attacker had already made off with the private data of 250,000 users. This includes usernames, e-mail addresses, and passwords.

 

Sharla Shults's insight:

This article dates back to February 08. 2013, but that does not mean it is not important any more! Stay safe and stay up-to-date!

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How to Protect Your WordPress From Attack

How to Protect Your WordPress From Attack | Sizzlin' News | Scoop.it
An ongoing brute-force attack on WordPress-based websites has compromised more than 90,000 blogs, but there are simple ways to make sure your blog won't be next to fall.
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The numbers in this article are astounding! Well worth reading!

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