For your end of year review – check the following links which lead to the calculation of $7Bil PC market for criminals. A review of 2015: http://oversitesentry.com/criminal-hackers-got-your-data-in-2015/ If you are not improving cybersecurity in the new year – read this at least to see what could be coming to you: http://oversitesentry.com/a-single-link-can-destroy-your-data/ or this one: http://oversitesentry.com/is-your-it-system-low-hanging-fruit-for-criminal-hackers/ Summary … Read more
Carefirst Breach(1) May- 1.1 mil members Hackers gained access to names, birthdates email, and subscriber info, passwords Anthem – Premera Blue Cross(2) January – 80 mil patients – personal information taken (all) Harvard university and other universities (3) – 28 known education breaches totalling 1 million compromised records. likely all personal information – passwords etc. … Read more
If you click on the wrong link this is what can happen: But besides losing all your data if you have other peoples information on your computers now that data can be stolen and deleted or unable to be retrieved if it is encrypted. Ransomware is a scourge that is difficult to fix, if not … Read more
and of course: Santa Claus is updating how he gets all gifts to all of us … Examiner.com has 10 new ways Santa is getting around.
A couple of questions come mind: How can the Criminal Hacker tell if my system is weak and thus “Low hanging fruit” What will the criminal hacker do with my systems? How much do you REALLY trust your situation? Criminals have ways of finding your weaknesses – if you have one they will find it. … Read more