Knowledge is power. With various cyber threats lurking all over the internet, knowing exactly how to protect yourself and your digital information has never been more vital. Of course, you can go the “rich guy” route and throw money at expensive programs and services to try and deflect malicious forces from infiltrating your systems. Or […]
We’re all looking for ways to advance our careers. If you’re looking to break into the online field, becoming an expert in web security and system infiltration is a top-notch means for cracking that much in-demand employee pool. If you actually know your stuff, you’ll have employers lining up to hire you – and offering […]
The news continues to prove that no one is safe from cyber attacks, and Congress’ recent decision to allow ISPs to sell browsing data without customer consent only adds to privacy fears. If Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump aren’t immune, how can your home network be safe? You can take a step toward tightening the […]
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Obama administration is preparing to elevate the stature of the Pentagon’s Cyber Command, signaling more emphasis on developing cyber weapons to deter attacks, punish intruders into U.S. networks and tackle adversaries such as Islamic State, current and former officials told Reuters. Under the plan being considered at the White House, the officials said, U.S. Cyber Command would become what the military calls a “unified command” equal to combat branches of the military such as the Central and Pacific Commands.
With more people buying gifts online over the holidays, the potential for fraud is high. Scammers know people are looking for good deals and trying to fulfill their holiday wish lists, often without a lot of time.
By Daniel Rothberg, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — After a spate of large-scale cyberattacks on retailers, Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. urged Congress to adopt a national standard for notifying consumers of a security breach. Holder said creating such a law would bolster the Justice Department’s ability to combat crimes and hold organizations accountable […]