Opt out of Advertising or get Hacked?

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Are you in a position where if your phone is hacked it could make criminal attackers easier to hack your company?   From the story in Bruce Schneier’s blogpost about de-anonymization story:  About how a priest data was taken and used to eventually fire him because of his movement with his phone.   I call this a […]

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NOT IF BUT when Ransomware Hits

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I am trying yet again to illustrate the enhanced risk we all take when we have friends, family, work connections, philanthropic connections, and many other connections.   In fact let us just call them social media X connections, family, work, and friends.   How many friends and other people do you talk to on a […]

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Ransomware Prevention Most Difficult Actions

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In my opinion the most difficult ransomware prevention actions would be the act of deciding to spend money on something that may not happen. (part of the dynamic of “Psychology of Security” Before we go into the details of the above sentence – lets review the attackers: What should be obvious by now when one […]

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How To Fix Cybersecurity?

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First, It is Memorial day 2021 – so let us honor the fallen – let their memories be eternal!!   We seem to always get more breaches – Why is that? I have stated in past about the quirky nature of “Psychology of Security” Reviewing again: Bruce Schneier: Psychology of Security (part 1)    Bruce’s words: […]

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