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What’s Going On Online?

The Internet is a busy place. Every second, approximately 6,000 tweets are tweeted; more than 40,000 Google queries are searched; and more than 2 million emails are sent, according to Internet Live Stats, a...

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Technology Benefits Outweigh Challenges

With all the advances in technology each and every day, there are many challenges as well as benefits. Technology challenges just about every industry.  Such as the music industry moving to web based distribution...

900 Million Android Phones May Have Security Issues

Since 1993, DEF CON has been holding its annual hacker conventions in Las Vegas. As one of the largest such conventions in the world, security companies like Trust Guard share information about the security...

App Stores Now Require Privacy Policies

Clear back in 2012, Google, Apple, HP, Amazon and Microsoft all met with Attorney General Kamala Harris, representing the State of California and its California Online Privacy Protection Act and agreed to provide and present privacy...

What You Should Know About EMV: The looming migration deadline for retailers

The U.S. is about to get on board with a critical form of credit card payment and retailers need to be prepared. Retailers are getting ready to make the switch from primarily accepting traditional...

eBay Suffers Attack And Asks 145 Million Users To Change Passwords

It seems that cyber criminals have struck again, this time at eBay. eBay is currently asking users to change their passwords after a cyberattack compromised a database containing encrypted passwords. Supposedly the database was first compromised sometime...

Michaels Store Next In Series Of POS System Security Breaches

I saw an incredibly depressing tweet yesterday. A man quoted his eighty year old grandma saying, “I’ll sure be happy when it’s my time to die. The world is falling apart with all of...

Google Glass User Detained By Homeland Security

Like something out of a crazy film, a Balkan immigrant was snatched out of his seat at a movie theatre for wearing Google Glass. While many business owners are concerned with the invention of...

Target Breach Into The 100 Million Range And Malware Was To Blame

Target Security Breach At 100 Million And Counting Target issues a statement last Friday saying that they were wrong about the number of customers who had their data compromised during the security breach between...

Target Breach Way Worse Than They Thought

  The massive Target breach that took place over the holiday shopping season was apparently way bigger than the corporation thought. The U.S. company issued a statement on Friday that they have found that...