Tech Tips

Tuesday, July 31st, 2018
Prison Inmates Hack Tablets to Steal Money Over 300 prison inmates at the Idaho State Correctional Institution recently hacked the JPay tablets they have access to in jail to steal money. These tablets are...

Monday, July 31st, 2017
Alluring social media profiles of a fake photographer are attracting and tricking employees in North African and Middle Eastern industries like oil and gas, government, telecommunications, defense, and financial services. The spearphishing and social...

Thursday, July 13th, 2017
Innovation at Imperva Director, Elad Erez, creates free software to find ransomware vulnerabilities and reveals alarming number of exposed hosts. After the global outbreak of WannaCry and the renamed NotPetya ransomware, one would expect...

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
A particularly violent outbreak of ransomware being called “GoldenEye/Petya” is disrupting networks across Europe with the Ukraine being the worst hit so far. According to Bitdefender Labs: “Bitdefender has identified a massive ransomware campaign...

Friday, May 12th, 2017
The BBC is reporting a new worldwide ransomware attack is currently underway. Victims have thusfar been in reported at least 74 different countries. The UK’s National Health Services, Spain’s largest telecom provider, Telefónica, and...

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016
Yahoo has confirmed that around 500 million accounts were stolen in a 2014 security breach. Stolen account information includes: Names Addresses Hashed passwords Dates of birth And possibly security questions and answers The company...