August 29, 2016

WhatsApp on Thursday announced an update to its terms and privacy policy -- the first in four years.

Among other things, the changes will affect the ways users can communicate with businesses while continuing to avoid third-party banner ads or spam messages, according t...

May 17, 2016

 

The malware replaces search results with ones from an affiliate program

 

Over the past two years, a group of cybercriminals has infected almost 1 million computers with malware that hijacks search results, even when they're served over encrypted HTTPS connections.

 

The...

April 29, 2016

Info stealing malware discovered by Zscaler terminates any installed anti-virus software to steal personal data - and the only way to get rid of it is to completely reset the phone.

 

A banking and personal information stealing mobile malware posing as a Google Chrome up...

April 22, 2016

Imagine you car has been stolen. It’s brand new, you’ve barely made your third payment and it’s your first luxury car, a Mercedes or BMW with all the bells and whistles. You held onto the old Taurus until the fenders almost rusted off, got pre-approved credit at the ba...

April 14, 2016

Ransomware can hit anyone, but hackers are increasingly going after targets that are more willing to pay up.  This PC Magazine story sheds a light on how serious this threat is.  Please read here: https://goo.gl/SEfZjn

April 3, 2016

Researchers from security firm CheckPoint presented at the Black Hat Asia 2016 conference a new exploit to attack iOS 9 devices that are enrolled in a business scale management system.

 

The enterprise devices are vulnerable from using past methods that relied on rogue e...

April 1, 2016

Yep.  This is the new "Bad Boy" virus/ransomware attacking all OS platforms.  Comes to the user via a MS Word document attached to an email.  When the doc is clicked to open it deploys a macro which starts to encrypt files and takes over your display. 

 

T...

March 29, 2016

 

Washington is reeling from the news of a hack at MedStar, one of the largest medical providers in the area. A computer virus infecting the organization's computer systems forced MedStar to shut down much of its online operations Monday.

 

The exact nature of the attack...

March 24, 2016

We invite all Healthcare service providers to familairize themseleves with their level of vulnerability to Hackers and Data Leaks.  Please review this simple yet effective illustration which speaks to the 3 major conduits for Hackers.  Click Here for an easy to view .p...

March 24, 2016

 

Last week, yet another American hospital was tossed into chaos after its computers were infected by hackers.

 

This time it was Methodist Hospital, an averaged-sized medical facility located in western Kentucky.

 

Methodist Hospital was operating "in an internal state of...

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