Jean Taggart
Senior Security Researcher

Incorrigible technophile who loves to break stuff and habitually voids warranties.

October 17, 2017 - A serious flaw in the wireless protocol that secures all modern protected Wi-Fi networks has been discovered. If your device supports Wi-Fi, it is most likely affected. This feasible attack, dubbed KRACK, could abuse design or implementation flaws in the Wi-Fi standard, not some specific hardware. 

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June 1, 2017 - In this blog, we discuss techniques to detect fake reviews, fake reviewers, and shady online image management techniques.

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April 5, 2017 - One of the best defenses against ransomware is having a good backup strategy. Having good backups protects your data against all sorts of unpleasant mishaps. A useful rule of thumb called the "3-2-1 rule", learn about it here.

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May 27, 2015 - A bug in iOS 8.3 crashes users iPhones and Apple Watch after receiving a message notification containing specific special characters.

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January 31, 2015 - For day four of the 100 cities in 100 days security campaign, let's explore some techniques, methods, and tools to increase the security stance of the Firefox web browser.

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