I’M A SMALL BUSINESS. WHY WOULD A HACKER TARGET US?
By KB January 9, 2017

“I’m just a small business.  Why would someone target me?” Usually, you are not the target. Hackers want to use your website as a vessel to plant malware that allows them to run an operation out of your website.  They could be spamming ads, adding pornography links, or phishing for information from others.  Nearly one-third of […]

 
Internet Trolls. What the Heck?
By KB November 19, 2016

 When I read the sub-header in Time magazine, it made me cringe.   “They’re turning the web into a cesspool of aggression and violence. What watching them is doing to the rest of us may be even worse.”  Who are they?  Could I be violated someway by their actions? Then, I read on and they are Internet […]

 
NEED SOME ESPIONAGE DONE? HACKERS ARE FOR HIRE ONLINE
By Support April 20, 2015

NEED SOME ESPIONAGE DONE?  HACKERS ARE FOR HIRE ONLINE By Matthew Goldstein • 1/15/15 The home page of Hacker’s List, a website that matches hackers with people looking for someone to delete embarrassing photos or retrieve a password Credit. A man in Sweden says he will pay up to $2,000 to anyone who can break […]

 
GANGS OF HACKERS CAUSE CYBER BREACHES TO SPIKE 23%
By Support April 19, 2015

GANGS OF HACKERS CAUSE CYBER BREACHES TO SPIKE 23% By  Elizabeth Weise • USATODAY • 4/14/15 SAN FRANCISCO — Organized criminal gangs of hackers got smarter, faster and more ubiquitous last year, pulling off 312 major breaches against companies. That’s up 23% from the year before, Symantec’s 2014 Internet threat report found. Health care companies were a […]

 
HACKED VS. HACKERS: GAME ON
By Support

HACKED VS. HACKERS:   GAME ON By Nicole Perlroth  • 10/12/14 “ ‘Patch and pray’ is not a strategic answer,” Dr. Shrobe said. “If that’s all you do, you’re going to drown.” The Wake-Up Call A bleak recap: In the last two years, breaches have hit the White House, the State Department, the top federal […]