Cyber Security
400 views | +0 today
Follow
Cyber Security
Malware and viruses, avoid disaster.
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

F.C.C. Repeals Net Neutrality Rules

F.C.C. Repeals Net Neutrality Rules | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
In a 3-to-2 vote along party lines, the agency scrapped Obama-era rules meant to protect an open internet.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

Online Typo Costs One Consumer Hundreds of Dollars

Online Typo Costs One Consumer Hundreds of Dollars | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
A man who made a one-letter typo in a web address for Costco found out what it means to become a victim of typo piracy.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

The Best 10 Free Antivirus Software 2018

The Best 10 Free Antivirus Software 2018 | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
The Best 10 Free Antivirus Software Reviewed. Compare Free Antivirus Software Providers Side-By-Side.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

DHS faces lawsuit over legality of forced warrantless device searches

DHS faces lawsuit over legality of forced warrantless device searches | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
One of 11 plaintiffs alleges that a sick child was detained for six hours, and another alleges that physical force was used.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

How to See What Web Sites Your Computer is Secretly Connecting To

How to See What Web Sites Your Computer is Secretly Connecting To | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
Has your Internet connection become slower than it should be? There may be a chance that you have some malware, spyware, or adware that is using your Internet connection in the background without your knowledge. Here’s how to see what’s going on under the hood.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Conrad Albertson from Technology for the Modern Educator
Scoop.it!

How to Stop People From Swiping Through Your Smartphone Photos

How to Stop People From Swiping Through Your Smartphone Photos | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
If you want to show somebody photos on your phone but don’t want them wantonly scrolling through the rest of your camera roll, there are a few clever tricks you can employ to ensure that they see what you want them to see…and nothing else.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

Safe Internet Browsing in 2017 (Tips and Suggestions)

Safe Internet Browsing in 2017 (Tips and Suggestions) | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
The Internet can be a dangerous place for the careless. Land on the wrong website, and you can infect your computer with malicious software that will steal your data or scramble it and demand a ransom for its return. Fill in a username and password in a bogus form, and your digital life can be …
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

Facebook, Google, Amazon, Microsoft and IBM team up on AI

Facebook, Google, Amazon, Microsoft and IBM team up on AI | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
The group says it wants to ensure that AI benefits as many people as possible
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

How to Stop Your Smart TV From Spying on You

There’s a good chance your smart TV is spying on you. Smart TVs often analyze the videos you’re watching and report back — whether you’re watching live TV, streaming videos on a service like Netflix, or playing local video files. Worse yet, this can be a security problem.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

It is possible to kill the evercookie

It is possible to kill the evercookie | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
For most browsers, it is possible to get rid of an evercookie, which protects …
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Conrad Albertson from Windows HELP!
Scoop.it!

How to turn off Windows 10's keylogger (yes, it still has one)

How to turn off Windows 10's keylogger (yes, it still has one) | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
Microsoft can track your keystrokes, your speech, and more. Here are the settings to turn it all off.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Conrad Albertson from Windows HELP!
Scoop.it!

Even when told not to, Windows 10 just can’t stop talking to Microsoft

Even when told not to, Windows 10 just can’t stop talking to Microsoft | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
It's no wonder that privacy activists are up in arms.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

Bad romance: catphishing explained

Bad romance: catphishing explained | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
You've heard of catfishing, where people lure romancers online by faking their identity. But what about catphishing? Same method of attack, different goal.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

Canadian Privacy Laws and the Canadian Cloud: A Primer for Canadian Businesses

What is PIPEDA and Is my organization obligated to keep data in Canada? Learn more about Canadian privacy laws.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

World’s Biggest Data Breaches & Hacks — Information is Beautiful

World’s Biggest Data Breaches & Hacks — Information is Beautiful | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
Data visualization of the world biggest data breaches, leaks and hacks. Constantly updated. Powered by VizSweet.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

Do you know the data laws for your business in Canada?

Do you know the data laws for your business in Canada? | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
When crossing international borders, there are rules and regulations individuals must adhere to when leaving the country; storing your business’s data outside of Canada is no exception. But do you know what these laws are and how they impact your … Read More
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

Why your smart TV is the perfect way to spy on you

Why your smart TV is the perfect way to spy on you | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
In a world of internet connected devices that could be targeted by hackers in a number of ways it has become common parlance to hear of smartphones and computers being hacked and turned into spying tools.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

Beginner's Guide to Internet Safety (14 Tips) - TheBestVPN.com

Beginner's Guide to Internet Safety (14 Tips) - TheBestVPN.com | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
1. Phishing Emails and Tips to Avoid Them You probably think you know how to spot a phishing email, but phishing emails get an average click rate of about 10 percent or higher, according to a report released last month by Wombat Security Technologies. And there are a lot of them. If you don’t click …
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

To make your smart TV safe from spying, manufacturers need to up their game

To make your smart TV safe from spying, manufacturers need to up their game | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
Smart TVs are a security and privacy concern now, and we need to treat them that way.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

Changing your password regularly is a terrible idea, and here's why

Changing your password regularly is a terrible idea, and here's why | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
Forcing users to think up new passwords too often could make you less secure, not more.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

How secure are New York City's new Wi-Fi hubs?

How secure are New York City's new Wi-Fi hubs? | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
The first of New York City's public Wi-Fi hubs went live yesterday, offering free gigabit-fed Wi-Fi to anyone within 150 feet of the stations on Third Avenue. These are the first of 7,500 such...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

Why IoT Security Is So Critical

Why IoT Security Is So Critical | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
Twenty years ago, if you told me my phone could be used to steal the password to my email account or to take a copy of my fingerprint data, I would’ve..
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

How to reclaim your privacy in Windows 10, piece by piece

How to reclaim your privacy in Windows 10, piece by piece | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
Windows 10 has deep cloud hooks and shares a lot of data with Microsoft in order to create a smart, seamless experience across devices. If you prefer to keep some privacy, here's how to disable all of it.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Conrad Albertson
Scoop.it!

Hackers Can Silently Control Siri From 16 Feet Away

Hackers Can Silently Control Siri From 16 Feet Away | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
A clever attack by French researchers turns your headphone cable into an antenna to send surreptitious voice commands.
more...
No comment yet.