National Security and the Chinese-based Social App TikTok

National Security and the Chinese-based Social App TikTok

National Security and the Chinese-based Social App TikTok   Have you or Do your kids use TikTok?  TikTok is a wholely owned Chinese based video platform that is popular in social media circles. It boast a user base of a half-a-billion. What the government is...
Lawfirm Software attacked by Ransomware

Lawfirm Software attacked by Ransomware

Lawfirm Software attacked by Ransomware   Legal offices use case management software to assist them in preparing for trials.  One of the largest providers is a company called TrialWorks. Unfortunately, a cybercriminal was able to launch a REvil/Sodinokibi...
Cybercrime is Zeroing in on Healthcare Organizations

Cybercrime is Zeroing in on Healthcare Organizations

Cybercrime is Zeroing in on Healthcare Organizations   It seems that almost everything today is connected and more connections to the internet are made daily. One industry where this is more problematic is Healthcare. Why?  Medical data is worth big bucks — up to...
Equifax “Security” – Allowed Unbelievable Inept Logins and Lack of Encryption

Equifax “Security” – Allowed Unbelievable Inept Logins and Lack of Encryption

Equifax “Security” – Allowed Unbelievable Inept Logins and Lack of Encryption   Most of us do not have a choice when it comes to sharing our data with big data credit bureaus/respositories.  They simply take all our information and re-sell it making huge...
Little Inexpensive Devices Can Remove Sensitive Data

Little Inexpensive Devices Can Remove Sensitive Data

Little Inexpensive Devices Can Remove Sensitive Data   Who has access to your offices? I am sure you are familiar with those little USB drives that are almost flat, to be undetectable when installed.  Well, these under $20 devices can be connected in computers...
Cyber Cold War Right on Our Door Step

Cyber Cold War Right on Our Door Step

Cyber Cold War Right on Our Door Step   Nation-State sponsored cybercrime is on the upswing. China, as an example, has an entire cyber army that it dispatches to US university programs and US businesses as well as to third party providers world-wide who offer...
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