Show Notes Dec 20 to Dec 26, 2020

Show Notes Dec 20 to Dec 26, 2020

Tech Talk Show Notes December 20 -26, 2020 Google Removed Shady Android VPN App That Allowed MiTM Attacks Google has recently removed a shady Android VPN App from the Play Store. Identified as SuperVPN Free VPN Client, this app boasted 100 million installs and had...
Credential Security is Essential when using Collaboration Platforms

Credential Security is Essential when using Collaboration Platforms

Credential Security is Essential when using Collaboration Platforms Microsoft teams gained popularity as a collaboration platform to use as you telecommute to the office during this pandemic. As part of this platform, Teams utilize some automated notifications. Well,...
Can America Compete? US iPhone vs Chinese iPhone

Can America Compete? US iPhone vs Chinese iPhone

Can America Compete? US iPhone vs Chinese iPhone We should be manufacturing the products we use in America. American companies can compete with China and it actually would not be that much more expensive.  For years we have heard about the Global supply chain but when...
Google sent users 40,000 warnings of nation-state hack attacks in 2019

Google sent users 40,000 warnings of nation-state hack attacks in 2019

Google sent users 40,000 warnings of nation-state hack attacks in 2019 Google’s threat analysis group, which counters targeted and government-backed hacking against the company and its users, sent account holders almost 40,000 warnings in 2019, with government...
Cryptocurrencies and Insurance Increases Ransomware Profitability

Cryptocurrencies and Insurance Increases Ransomware Profitability

Cryptocurrencies and Insurance Increases Ransomware Profitability Ransomware is rising like a phoenix from the ashes again. Companies are paying enormous ransoms in cryptocurrencies and insurance companies paying out claims, which in turn is adding to the rise in...
Hackers Target Large Databases

Hackers Target Large Databases

Hackers Target Large Databases It was only a matter of time! The tiny start-up Clearview AI developed an algorithm that utilized a three billion image database that could end your ability to walk down the street anonymously. They provided it to worldwide law...