cybersecurity

Our personal, digital, national and military security depend on a safe cyber space.

10 Ways to Keep Your Phone Safe from Theft
Last year, over 2 million Americans had their phones stolen. Phone thefts usually happen in public areas when your guard is down. Luckily, there are simple steps you can take to prevent this from happ...
Trust
As I was trying to log into one of my online accounts, my mind just started to thinking about, "who can we trust?" Who can we trust to hold our sensitive information like our banking, credit cards, so...
Harriet Weston3 days ago
Hounded on All Sides: Freedom in Digital Spaces
The pervasion of mental spaces has increased dramatically over the last decade, particularly with the rise of social media. Most digital spaces have been sold and bought by corporations who push their...
CosCom Writers5 days ago
Learn How to Steal Facebook Password and How to Protect Your Account
Facebook is one of the most important social networking sites, allowing millions of subscribers to communicate fully with users on the Internet. There is no requirement to become a subscriber. Faceboo...
Zixin Nie10 days ago
The Effects of Big Data on Data Privacy
When we consider big data, the first question most people have is “how big does data have to be to be considered big data?” I think the best way to illustrate the potential size of big data is through...
Zixin Nie15 days ago
The Necessity of Data Privacy and How to Protect Data
The recent emphasis on data and analytics might make it seem like data a relatively new thing; however, data has driven human decisions since the dawn of time. Ever since we have been able to think an...
Laura Tyrella month ago
International Day of Older Persons: Top Tips to Keep Seniors Safe Online
On October 1st, the world celebrated the International Day of Older Persons. This international day was initiated by the United Nations. It is estimated that there are almost 700 million people over t...
Laura Tyrell2 months ago
Can We Make the Internet Great and Free Again?
Thirtysomethings can still remember the days when Internet meant open, secure, and neutral space to share, search, and communicate. It promised democracy, equality, and knowledge. A decade or two ago,...
Sukriti Taneja3 months ago
9 Keys for Password Protection
Cyber crimes and threats to online public information are on the rise. With hackers all around the world finding new ways of getting inside your personal online zone, the need for safer mechanisms and...
Laura Tyrell4 months ago
Social Engineering: How Cyber Criminals Thrive on Human Psychology
Social engineering is becoming one of the most popular methods used by cybercriminals for both big and small crimes. Essentially, social engineering is a way to gain access to networks, systems, or da...
Jared Rimer4 months ago
A Virginia Bank Breached Twice and No Fix
Hello folks, this is Jared once again, and this time, I’m here to talk about an article entitled "Hackers Breached Virginia Bank Twice in Eight Months, Stole $2.4M" and how I think its the bank that n...
Laura Tyrell5 months ago
How to Avoid Cyber Threats While at FIFA World Cup 2018?
The 2018 FIFA World Cup is just around the corner. In just a few days, on Thursday, June 14th, the biggest football tournament in the world will take center stage in Russia. Even though such events br...
Carolann Sherwood6 months ago
Kill Switch
Identity Theft Through Smartphones My question to you is, "Have you ever had your cell phone stolen, laid it down in a public place and forget it, or simply lost your phone?" I dropped my cell phone w...
Google Security Updates Are Coming July 2018: What Does This Mean for Your Website?
Are TLS or SSL secure certificates relevant to my website?
Janice Swingle7 months ago
Four Strategic Ways to Boost Cloud Security
Security in the cloud? Some companies see it as an oxymoron, but it’s simply a different way of looking at the same problem. Cloud security strategies aren’t the same as those employed on local stacks...
Harriet Weston7 months ago
A Certain Transparency
While the reputations of Cambridge Analytica and Facebook are being slaughtered in the news, the state of our privacy is being questioned. Are we too willing to give open ourselves up to Big Brother? ...
Ben Kharakh8 months ago
How to Stop the Next Data Mega-Breach
When the consumer credit report agency Equifax suffered a data mega-breach, the information of 143 million Americans was compromised. Prior to then, eBay, Yahoo, and Target all also suffered breaches....
Cato Conroy9 months ago
Security Risks of Mobile Payments
Cellphones might just be one of the most useful inventions ever made. They have become our favorite tool to search up news, excellent roadmaps, and the most important form of communication people have...