Twitter Hack Update: What We Know (and What We Don’t)

Twitter Hack Update: What We Know (and What We Don’t)

Posted by AngelaWong, 19-07-2020

Earlier this week, Twitter locked down thousands of verified accounts, including the accounts of Joe Biden, Bill Gates, Elon Musk, Apple, Uber and others, after it became clear that hackers had been a...

What the Twitter Hack Revealed: An Election System Teeming With Risks

What the Twitter Hack Revealed: An Election System Teeming With Risks

Posted by AngelaWong, 17-07-2020

The breach that targeted Joe Biden, Barack Obama and others served as a warning: Had it happened on Nov. 3, hoping to upend the election, the political fallout could have been quite different.  ...

Amazon-Themed Phishing Campaigns Swim Past Security Checks

Amazon-Themed Phishing Campaigns Swim Past Security Checks

Posted by AngelaWong, 17-07-2020

A pair of recent campaigns aim to lift credentials and other personal information under the guise of Amazon package-delivery notices. Amazon in the era of COVID-19 has become a staple of many p...

The Dangers of Hacking and What a Hacker Can Do to Your Computer

The Dangers of Hacking and What a Hacker Can Do to Your Computer

Posted by AngelaWong, 16-07-2020

How Hackers Operate and How to Protect Yourself  People, not computers, create computer threats. Computer predators victimize others for their own gain. Give a predator access to the Internet &m...

Our cybersecurity isn’t just under attack from foreign states. There are holes in the government’s approach

Our cybersecurity isn’t just under attack from foreign states. There are holes in the government’s approach

Posted by AngelaWong, 14-07-2020

Prime Minister Scott Morrison revealed last month Australia is actively being attacked by hostile foreign governments. An advisory note posted on the government’s Australian...

LinkedIn Sued for Spying on Users With Apple Device Apps

LinkedIn Sued for Spying on Users With Apple Device Apps

Posted by AngelaWong, 13-07-2020

(Bloomberg) -- Microsoft Corp.’s LinkedIn programmed its iPhone and iPad applications to divert sensitive information without users’ knowledge, according to a class-action lawsuit. The app...