Sadly, major websites get hacked often enough to warrant repeated coverage on mainstream news. Wondering if you’re listed in the Ashley Madison data dump? Has your Gmail password been leaked without your knowledge? Did you notice when 145 million details were stolen from Ebay? Curious? I am…
How much damage getting hacked causes you often dictates how much you should care. If your mobile phone that’s only used to play Plants vs. Zombies gets exploited you probably won’t care. Your main computer getting hacked with banking access and email logins may take more time to recover from. So, how much do you […]
Windows 10 is hot off the presses, the verdict is in, and it’s mostly positive. I’m a big fan of the Windows OS, and love the return of the start menu, but have to wonder what Microsoft was thinking when the privacy options were reviewed. We have plenty of Windows 10 tips to get you […]
Installing anti-virus software isn’t always enough to protect against hack attempts. Sometimes the companies themselves get hacked. As happened to Kaspersky recently. This article covers how a top anti-virus company was infiltrated by an Advanced Persistent Threat.
Another day, another massive data breach. I woke up, checked my emails, and saw a message titled: LastPass Security Notice. My first thought was “urgh, another phishing email!”. I was wrong, very wrong. LastPass released an email and published a blog post covering an intrusion detected on their network. The details still seem a little scarce, but I believe we have enough information to make an educated guess. I can almost hear the click-baiting, over hyped, blog posts being created so thought I’d try provide a realistic take on events.