Show Notes January 10 – 16, 2021

Show Notes January 10 – 16, 2021

Tech Talk Show Notes January 10-16, 2021 WhatsApp gives users an ultimatum: Share data with Facebook or stop using the app WhatsApp, the Facebook-owned messenger that claims to have privacy coded into its DNA, is giving its 2 billion-plus users an ultimatum: agree to...
Show Notes January 10 – 16, 2021

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...
Cybercriminals Ramp-Up and Zero-In on WordPress Sites

Cybercriminals Ramp-Up and Zero-In on WordPress Sites

Cybercriminals Ramp-Up and Zero-In on WordPress Sites   It is a new cyber target – WordPress. It is a popular website creation platform that powers almost a third of all websites on the internet. WordPress sites are under attack and the attempted attacks...
Pandemic Hackers are Active – Be Aware

Pandemic Hackers are Active – Be Aware

Pandemic Hackers are Active – Be Aware Con artists, hackers, cybercriminals will use any excuse to create a plan for defrauding unsuspecting people. COVID-19 is no different, and it has created a swarm of scams related around this pandemic. It is time to open...
Executive Order Protects US Power Grid from Nation-State Hackers

Executive Order Protects US Power Grid from Nation-State Hackers

Executive Order Protects US Power Grid from Nation-State Hackers United States companies must manufacture all equipment connected to the US power grid, according to an executive order issued by the President this week. This executive order will protect our electrical...
BitTorrent and Pandemic:  A Match Made in Hacker Heaven

BitTorrent and Pandemic: A Match Made in Hacker Heaven

BitTorrent and Pandemic: A Match Made in Hacker Heaven Those who download films from bit torrent sites may be in for a big surprise. Hackers are using the pandemic to take advantage of people who are stuck at home using movies as bait for their malware. Security...