Newberg Woman Falls Victim to Facebook Scam Crying Child Cancer

Newberg Woman Falls Victim to Facebook Scam Crying Child Cancer Reported by: Jenny Hansson NEWBERG, Ore. -- Jennifer Rodriguez spent weeks praying for little Bianca Keena, a little girl dying from cancer. In fact, Rodriguez of Newberg even sent the girl's aunt pieces for a quilt, and she later saw a picture of those quilt [...]

How to Avoid Scams and Protect Privacy on Facebook(R): Tips

Press release Jan. 4, 2012, 4:12 p.m. EST How to Avoid Scams and Protect Privacy on Facebook(R): Tips REDWOOD CITY, CA, Jan 04, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- With 800 million active users, there is no better place on the web other than Facebook for scammers, phishers, clickjackers, and all other species of Internet villains, [...]

Smartphone Hacking will rise in 2012, Experts Warn

Smartphone Hacking will rise in 2012, Experts Warn By Herb Wesibaum Posted: January, 2012 Security experts predict 2012 will be a breakthrough year for cyber-attacks on smartphones. There are now enough of these mobile computers in use to make them an inviting target.  “Shopping and mobile banking are things that are going to leave a [...]

Hey Big Spenders: Federal Infosec Market Poised for a Growth Spurt

Hey Big Spenders: Federal Infosec Market Poised for a Growth Spurt By John K. Higgins 01/03/12 5:00 AM PT Cyber security is such a pressing issue that the U.S. government will be dedicating a good chunk of its annual information technology budget to protecting data systems from breaches, hackers and other threats. The number of [...]

Facebook hack attacks strike 600,000 times per day, security firm reports

Social media company admits to massive lapse in security BY Mike Jaccarino NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Originally Published: Saturday, October 29 2011, 1:37 AM Updated: Saturday, October 29 2011, 1:37 AM Facebook fail? A computer security company released data saying the social media site is hacked more than half a million times each day. Facebook [...]

Trojan Information & Trojan Removal Guide

Trojan Information & Trojan Removal Guide Got Trojans? No, not the doomed bronze age warriors in the helmets and miniskirts, the bugs that turn your computer into an automated virus factory. Learn how to effectively remove these persistent bugs and minimize your chances of future infection with a few simple steps! You Don't Ride These [...]

HOW TO AVOID 9/11 ANNIVERSARY SCAMS

>HOW TO AVOID 9/11 ANNIVERSARY SCAMS The 10-year anniversary of Sept. 11 arrives in a world infinitely more connected than it was in 2001. The channels through which we communicate nearly instantaneously now, namely Facebook and Twitter, have become invaluable tools for people around the world to share their stories and memories of that fateful [...]

Protecting Your Data Is Critically Important in the Era of Being Hacked

The recent quagmire that the WikiLeaks drama has caused highlights the importance of rethinking the strategy behind the security of people and information assets within an organization. As a result, there's nothing more important than a retail organization's confidential information, as well as the protection of its customer information assets. No longer does the idea [...]

TWITTER WORK FROM HOME SPAM/THREAT

TweetMeme, a service which tries to work out which are the most popular links being spread via Twitter, has unfortunately helped spammers overnight promote a make-money-fast "work from home" website.Thousands of Twitter accounts have been posting messages like the following in the last few hours: "Hey everyone you've got to check this out I made [...]

Denial of Service/Distributed Denial of Service Attack Defenses

Hello Everyone, I am contributing an article on denial of service (DOS) attack defenses that I wrote. Check it out and leave me a comment. All in One Data Protection Consulting Denial of Service/Distributed Denial of Service Attack Defenses Cheryl Cooper January, 2011 Denial of Service/Distributed Denial of Service Attack Defenses The purpose for this [...]