Monthly Archives: December 2016
Even if YOU are consistently vigilant about your private information, other people’s sloppiness can be catastrophic for you.
Because holding your data for ransom wasn’t enough, now hackers want you to infect your friends’ computers for them. It’s a twisted, evolutionary step in both ransomware and social engineering.
Cory Doctorow recently wrote an article on the trend of Hollywood portraying hackers in a more realistic fashion. He cites Mr. Robot as an example of how hacker’s really work – through social engineering, white paper analysis, etc. Gone are … Continue reading