Get a lesson or 2 in cybersecurity

Cybersecurity is a 21st century problem. While there were certainly issues at the tail end of the previous millennium, it seems as though digital protection has become a much larger headache with the increased amount of databases and items now connected to the Internet. In the past few months alone there have been many instances where significant data breaches took place…

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New malicious malware on Macs

A lot of computer users have a strong feeling about which operating system they prefer to use. Once chosen, they’re typically pretty loyal, touting all the benefits of their preferred system and staking claims why their choice is obviously the best one. It’s the Mac versus PC debate and it really doesn’t matter what people…

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Hackers in the news

Another week, another instance of a security breach that made the headlines. As readers of this blog know very well, hacking happens all the time. It occurs on government databases, large-scale enterprise servers, small business systems and people’s home computers and smartphones. It is not only an issue that causes a headache for the people involved, but…

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Country-wide protection from disaster

These days, it seems that no person’s information is safe. When it isn’t a big company like Target or The Home Depot getting hacked, it’s an important agency like Anthem or the Office of Personnel Management with the United States government. Just a few days ago, the Canadian government announced that Anonymous, the infamous “hacktivist”…

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