You even have to be careful on your mobile devices…no one can really be free from hackers. Only way is to stay off the Internet! If you have one of these new phones it maybe a good idea to remove this app!
Do you pick up USB sticks from conferences or job fairs? How about just passing around a stick amongst co-workers or other folks? Do you know where those sticks have really been? Maybe this article will make you think twice about just using any USB stick!
The Unpatchable Malware That Infects USBs Is Now on the Loose | WIRED
Everything is just a full circle!
Everyone has internet at home, everyone has desktops, laptops, tablets and smartphones! Everyone hears this word “Cloud”, but does everyone know how to secure those devices from touching the cloud? Do you know how your devices really work? I don’t mean just knowing how to connect your device to the internet or being able to send a text or an email!
Do you know how the devices that your children are using work? I know that we are all pretty bad about this and joke about “No one understanding the cloud!” but maybe it is about time we do learn about the cloud, or the devices that we use every day! The devices that we say our entire life is on! Our contacts, our pictures and videos our correspondence! We should learn about stronger passwords and what our devices are actually connecting too!
Here are some starting places for you:
You should also try to read the documentation or manuals on all the devices that you purchase to have a better understanding of their capabilities.
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Interestingly, the Microsoft search result poisoning exploit came just days after John Howie, senior director of online services security and compliance governance at Microsoft, told Britain’s Computing magazine that unlike RSA or Sony, Microsoft was extremely unlikely to be hacked by an advanced threat. “Sony was brought down because it didn’t patch its servers, it ran out of date software, and it coded badly. These are rookie mistakes,” said Howie. He likewise labeled RSA being exploited by a social engineering attack as a “rookie mistake.”
Read the full story here: http://www.informationweek.com/news/windows/security/231001352
Happy New Year! This is the first post of the year 2011! From CES 2011 here is Steve Ballmer with Microsoft’s Keynote at CES and they have some good stuff planned for 2011.