Cyber Security

Location Services

In this Internet age of immediate access, convenience is everything. Whether you are buying a last minute birthday gift online, finding an old friend, or just catching a ride home in a strangers sedan, we have grown dependent on one little tool that lives inside every smartphone; Location Services. However, the location services setting can

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Cyber Security, Identity Theft

WannaCry Ransomware Copycat Bug

The WannaCry Ransomware bug may have been remedied thanks to White Hats and developers, but it is still wreaking havoc. In the aftermath of this latest ransomware epidemic, copycats are popping up which mimic many attributes of the WannaCry attack. The most recent copycat example of the Android ransomware, has capitalized on Wannacry’s popularity in order

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Cyber Security, Identity Theft

Smartphone Safety: Sharing Photos Online

We’re all guilty of uploading and sharing photos of our beautiful families, vacations and even the occasional selfie on social media websites like facebook, twitter and instagram. But did you know that you could be putting your children at risk by uploading their photos online?  Our expert tech and computer forensic investigator explains how to

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Cyber Security, TOOLS & TRENDS

WannaCry Ransomware A Global Attack

Ransomware has struck again, impacting major networks across the world. By Friday the bug known as WannaCry, a.k.a. Wcry locked an estimated 200,000 computers throughout 150 regions across the globe. Russia, the Ukraine and Taiwan were among the Countries hit especially hard. Notorious for supporting over 24 different languages to deliver ransome messages, this self-replicating

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Cyber Security, Identity Theft, TOOLS & TRENDS

Medical Identity Theft

The rising crime of Medical Identity Theft Medical Identity Theft is a growing trend among cyber criminals that is quickly becoming the biggest target among identity thieves. Whether there was a lack of use of data encryption technology, insider breaches or unauthorized access and hacking of health care provider technology, the theft of medical information

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Cyber Security, Legal

Ransomware The Growing Threat to Law firms & Small Business

Cyber criminals are turning ransomware scams into a lucrative extortion-for-profit business. Law firms are quickly becoming a leading target for these attacks, due to the wealth of information stored on their networks, without proper security measures to guard them. These digital extortionists are fetching a price for everything from address books to the highly sensitive

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