May 11, 2017

Trump signs order on cybersecurity that holds agency heads accountable for network attacks – The Washington Post

This is a great way to get things done – put the folks at the top on notice that if they don’t take cyber security seriously, they can get fired.

Source: Trump signs order on cybersecurity that holds agency heads accountable for network attacks – The Washington Post

Sep 10, 2014

Youtube Sponsors Credit Fraud?

THE BOTTOM LINE: Youtube Sponsors Credit Fraud

In the real world, when someone profits from illegal activity – gets paid to tell you where you can buy stolen property, or the like – the community and law enforcement accuse them of aiding and abetting in a criminal act.  See the DCA’s report on how Google is profiting from activity around stolen credit cards on Youtube.  What are your thoughts? Read more here.

Sep 8, 2014

The hacking and leaking of hundreds of naked photos

BOTTOM LINE: The hacking and leaking of hundreds of naked photos purportedly belonging to more than 100 high-profile singers, actors and celebrities has raised questions of the safety and security of digital services.

Jennifer Lawrence and other high profile celebrities have contacted authorities to investigate who stole and posted nude images of them online, part of a reported mass hacking of celebrities’ nude photos and a massive invasion of privacy. Read more…