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...
Pandemics breed criminal scams and exploits

Pandemics breed criminal scams and exploits

Pandemics breed criminal scams and exploits Mules are a common way for criminals to move their merchandise or ill-gotten gains around.  Whenever there is something big in the news, you can bet that there will be criminals who will exploit it.  It has never been more...
Proceeds from Cybercriminal Activity Results in Charges Against an Atlanta Criminal Gang

Proceeds from Cybercriminal Activity Results in Charges Against an Atlanta Criminal Gang

Proceeds from Cybercriminal Activity Results in Charges Against an Atlanta Criminal Gang Cybercriminals are not smart enough to outsmart the Federal Government especially when they get greedy.  For 24 members of an Atlanta cybercrime gang involved in fraud and money...
DHS wants to track illegal aliens using available cell-phone location data. ACLU says Whoa!

DHS wants to track illegal aliens using available cell-phone location data. ACLU says Whoa!

DHS wants to track illegal aliens using available cell-phone location data. ACLU says Whoa! We have a problem with illegal immigrants.  Now don’t get me wrong we love immigrants and they can add a lot to our economy but those immigrants come to our country through...
Apple is being two-faced about its security. Turns out they have a backdoor key to our backups.

Apple is being two-faced about its security. Turns out they have a backdoor key to our backups.

Apple is being two-faced about its security. Turns out they have a backdoor key to our backups. Reports say that Apple is not going to allow customers to fully encrypt backups of the iOS data they store in iCloud after the FBI demanded access two years ago. Any...