25 January 2015

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Don't Believe These 6 Mobile Security Myths

24 January 2015  |  910 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Smartphones are picking up popularity. You can now access email, social media, and other things from a device that fits in your pocket (most of the time). And, although we hear about breaches and security flaws in the news, it seems like a lot of us don’t think it applies to our mobile device. Here are some of the most common mobile security myths...

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Robert SicilianoIDTheftSecurity.com - Boston

If You use these Passwords, You will get hacked

22 January 2015  |  1840 views  |  1  |  Recommends 1

Have you heard of iDict? It’s a tool that hackers can use to get passwords via what’s called brute force attacks. It’s designed to crack into iCloud’s passwords, and supposedly it can circumvent Apple’s anti-brute force attack security. But iDict doesn’t have as big a bite as you might think. A long, strong password is no match for iDict. But if ...

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Fingerprint hacked by a Photo

20 January 2015  |  1159 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

You can’t change your fingerprint like you can change your password. But why would you want to change your fingerprint? The thought might cross your mind if your fingerprint gets stolen. How the hec...

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In with the New, out with the Old

19 January 2015  |  597 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

If you plan on getting a new smartphone, have you ever thought of what the next user of your old smartphone will find on it? This assumes you’ll be selling or donating it, of course. Are you SURE th...

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Hacking 2015 and Beyond

18 January 2015  |  2157 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

2015 brings us no closer to putting the lid on hackers as any other year has. The crime of Criminal hacking will prove to be as big as ever in the new year. Here’s what we have to look forward too: ...

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Beware of scary WiFi Virus

14 January 2015  |  1328 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

It’s called Chameleon—a computer virus—but maybe it should be called FrankenVirus. You wouldn’t believe what it can do: literally move through the air, as in airborne—like a biological pathogen. And...

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Post Holiday Online Shopping Security

13 January 2015  |  683 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

When it comes to online security, don’t let your guard down just because the holiday shopping frenzy has passed. In fact, this may be the very time to put your guard up even higher. Though it’s smar...

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Goodguy Hacker Selling Bad Guy hacks

07 January 2015  |  1840 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Makes you wonder what these guys would have accomplished had they been born during the Renaissance…case in point: Kevin Mitnick, whose genius was so impressive as a cyber criminal (he hacked into IBM,...

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Synthetic Identity Theft hard to detect

23 December 2014  |  1485 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

A criminal can do a lot with “only” your Social Security number, says a report from darkreading.com. Okay, so he doesn’t have the name that goes with the number. Big deal—he’ll just make one up to go ...

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Social Media Identity Theft leads to Arrest

19 December 2014  |  2384 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Are you one who believes you’re too smart, too savvy, to get your identity stolen in the social media world? Nobody thinks this will happen to them, and Stephanie Francis, 24, was no exception to that...

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