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#school | #ransomware | Cyber security expert breaks down ransomware attacks

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans MONROE, La. (KNOE) – Gov. John Bel Edwards declared a state of emergency following a cyber-attack on Nov. 18. An apparent “ransomware” virus infected 1,500 of the state’s 30,000 computers last week. Source: (MGN) An apparent “ransomware” virus infected 1,500 of the state’s 30,000 computers. This […]

‘Cyber is the New #Black’: #Cyber Expert Points to #Diplomacy to #Solve Global #Cybersecurity Issues

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans With growing threats not only in the physical world but also in today’s nebular cyber world, Christopher Painter ’80 argued that “cyber is the new black,” meaning that “everyone cares about cyber” now. Painter, who has been at the forefront of cyber issues for the last […]

Cyber security #expert warns about the #dangers of sending #explicit images #online

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans A cyber security expert is warning about the dangers of sending sexually explicit images to strangers online. Many Irish companies increased their IT security in the wake of the ‘Wanna Cry’ randsomware incident earlier this year, which affected systems in hundreds of countries around the world. […]

Will the iPhone X’s Face ID be hackable? Security expert weighs in

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The iPhone X’s facial recognition technologies have been called into question by a security consultant at global tech firm Synopsys, who claims that no facial recognition technology is ever unbeatable. Nikola Cucakovic posted a blog titled ‘How secure is iPhone X Face ID facial recognition’, which […]

Ex-GCHQ expert warns UK has lost edge on hackers

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The five-year advantage that Britain once enjoyed over organised criminals and hostile state hackers has been wiped out by the disclosure of a powerful armoury of hacking tools developed by America’s spies, a former GCHQ officer has told Johnston Press Investigations. The so-called “Vault 7” theft […]

US cyber expert warns world is losing war against hackers

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Governments and businesses globally need to rethink the ways they deal with cyberattacks because what they are doing today is “manifestly not working,” Michael Daniel, a former cybersecurity adviser to US President Barak Obama told The Times of Israel on the sidelines of a cyber conference […]

Computer expert: Some voting machines can be directly hacked

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans A computer science professor told the Senate Intelligence Committee Wednesday that voting machines that create an electronic record of the voters’ decisions are open to fraud and computer hacking, vulnerabilities that are big enough to potentially change the outcome of some elections. J. Alex Halderman, professor […]

Certified Website Security Expert

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Between 2014 and 2015 the largest companies not just in United States but the world have been hacked. Companies like Target, Home Depot, Experian, Alliance Health of South Jordan, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska, VTech, Comcast of Pomona California, … The post Certified Website Security […]

State Department email attack ‘fits pattern’ of Russian hackers, says expert

The State Department has shut down its email system after it was reportedly hacked. The department’s entire unclassified email system was closed down to repair possible damage. A senior US official said that the department detected “activity of concern” in […] For more information go to http://www.NationalCyberSecurity.com, http://www. GregoryDEvans.com, http://www.LocatePC.net or http://AmIHackerProof.com View full post […]

Expert: Next Cyber Attack Could Be Fatal

It’s an ominous prediction. One cyber security expert believes there will be an online death, possibly by the end of the year. Paul Ferguson says it’s a risk of living by remote. Millions of people are now controlling every aspect […] For more information go to http://www.NationalCyberSecurity.com, http://www. GregoryDEvans.com, http://www.LocatePC.net or http://AmIHackerProof.com View full post […]

Security expert explains link between physical security and cybersecurity

Ashley Bennett Top Priority Sector:  cyber_security “Security is escalating in importance,” said Dan Reuckert. Rueckert is the associate vice president of Black & Veatch’s Management Consulting Division’s Security & Compliance practice. He has 35 years of experience in information technology, security, project management, and consulting. Homepage position:  1 read more View full post on Government […]

Cybercrime expert hunts child predators

Tracking down child pornographers and locating the young victims is like finding a needle in a haystack, but investigators from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) have had tremendous success through a combination of innovative forensic technology and old-fashioned detective work. Led by John MacKinnon, an ICE Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) team in Boston has focused […]

Is this Ukrainian helping to sell millions of stolen Target credit card numbers online? Security expert claims he has identified black market salesman

Unmasked: Security expert Brian Krebs has identified Andrew Hodiverski, pictured, as the operator of the underground online ‘card shop’ Rescator.la that has been selling millions of credit card numbers stolen from Target   The web security blogger who broke the news about the massive Target credit and debit card breach has identified a Ukrainian national who allegedly […]

Internet safety expert recruiting students for Int’l conference

Internet privacy and security lawyer, Parry Aftab observes M.E. Callaghan Intermediate School students role-playing in parent-child discussions about cyberbullying. Students from the school gave Atfab an earful recently on the prevalence of cyberbullying and what youth can do to resist it. Some will help her stage an international youth summit in Charlottetown on November 9. […]

Security expert breaches NASDAQ exchange’s website in just 10 minutes using only the Firefox web browser

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2422753/Security-expert-breaches-NASDAQ-website-just-10-minutes-using-Firefox-web-browser.html Here a glitch, there a hack: Trading on the NASDAQ Market has been halted in the past for glitches, now the exchange’s website has been hacked – in only 10 minutes A cybersecurity executive breached the NASDAQ website in only 10 minutes. By using any combination of browser history, cookies or phishing attacks, hackers […]