Aaron Swartz once said, “It’s no longer OK not to understand how the Internet works.”
— Read on boingboing.net/2017/06/04/theresa-may-king-canute.html
Recent research from Malwarebytes, ISSA, and ESG find that security professionals have little confidence in their ability to prevent their organization from being breached. What’s behind this mindset? And how can we turn the tide to stay a step ahead of the criminals?
— Read on blog.malwarebytes.com/security-world/2019/06/cybersecurity-pros-think-the-enemy-is-winning/
Some scammers are using Google Calendar to spread phishing links to unexpecting users, but luckily, it’s easy to stop them in their tracks.
— Read on 9to5google.com/2019/06/11/google-calendar-phishing-scam/
Researcher exposes vulnerability in macOS Gatekeeper – 9to5Mac
— Read on 9to5mac.com/2019/05/25/macos-gatekeeper-vulnerability/
Privacy-focused browser Brave has criticised an industry proposal it says would make browser fingerprinting easier.
— Read on nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/05/20/brave-browser-concerned-that-client-hints-could-be-abused-for-tracking/
Facebook really doesn’t seem to have gotten the message on privacy. A new report reveals Facebook sharing sensitive personal data with mobile carriers …
— Read on 9to5mac.com/2019/05/21/facebook-sharing-personal-data/
According to new research from Harris Poll and Google, most people think they’re secure online. But are they doing everything they can?
— Read on www.blog.google/technology/safety-security/five-things-you-can-do-right-now-to-stay-safer-online/
Protecting Yourself from Identity Theft – Schneier on Security
— Read on www.schneier.com/blog/archives/2019/05/protecting_your_2.html