You can subscribe for notifications for awareness of events. Note the complaints and incidents can be reported at https://www.ic3.gov/ Internet Crime Complaint Center National Cyber Awareness System: FTC Issues Alert on Bitcoin Blackmail Scams 08/22/2018 04:10 PM EDT Original release date: August 22, 2018 The Federal Trade Commission has released an alert on Bitcoin blackmail scams. […]
https://thehackernews.com/2018/08/facebook-vpn-app-apple-store.html Just because something claims to offer “VPN” (virtual private network) services, doesn’t mean it’s actually good for your privacy nor security. How disappointing, but yet is this really unexpected? Facebook yesterday removed its mobile VPN app called Onavo Protect from the iOS App Store after Apple declared the app violated the iPhone maker’s App […]
“All software is defective” is a favorite I quote from Joe Bentfield. https://thehackernews.com/2018/08/google-chrome-vulnerability.html What can you do? Keep your software, browsers, plugins, etc. updated. Don’t assume that because some provider promised they would keep your information safe, that someone won’t hack them…
“All software is defective — Joe Bentfield”. It is still surprising to see Gmail’s position: it’s up to the user – that’s YOU – to understand who is reading your mail.