Tech Talk Show Notes – February 20, 2021

Tech Talk Show Notes – February 20, 2021

Read. Learn. Share Tech Talk Show Notes February 20. 2021 Breached water plant employees used the same TeamViewer password and no firewall The Florida water treatment facility whose computer system experienced a potentially hazardous computer breach last week used an...

Show Notes Dec 27, 2020 to Jan 2, 2021

Tech Talk Show Notes December 27, 2020 – January 2, 2021 Mozilla praises Apple anti-tracking privacy features in iOS 14 Mozilla, the organization that maintains Firefox and other open source projects, has launched a new campaign in support of a suite of privacy...
Surveilling Employees: Management use Webcams to Enforce Remote Workers

Surveilling Employees: Management use Webcams to Enforce Remote Workers

Suveilling Employees: Management use Webcams to Enforce Remote Workers This pandemic has changed the model under which businesses operate. Some businesses shuttered their doors, others sent employees home with to work, and others tried to re-create an office on-line...
Thank you Coronavirus – Governments Are Watching Us

Thank you Coronavirus – Governments Are Watching Us

Thank you Coronavirus – Governments Are Watching Us Quarntines are meant to help control those who are capable of infection from interacting with the general populace.  It is not meant to curtail all economic activity of the society. With this pandemic,...
Contact Tracing = Limited Privacy

Contact Tracing = Limited Privacy

Contract Tracing = Limited Privacy Inital projected models for the spread of this novel virus were designed specifically to ramp up fear. Big Tech and Governments are working on ways to try to control the spread of a pandemic that frankly is really not much worse than...
Technology Empowers Pandemic Response, But Privacy Worries Remain

Technology Empowers Pandemic Response, But Privacy Worries Remain

Technology Empowers Pandemic Response, But Privacy Worries Remain   In late January and early February, a study of influenza had the ability to reveal whether subjects in the Seattle area were infected by the novel coronavirus. But medical privacy rules scuttled...