Was a Microsoft MVP in consumer security for 12 years running. Can speak four languages. Smells of rich mahogany and leather-bound books.
September 11, 2019 - We all depend on emergency services to come to the rescue in case of serious problems. How does malware hinder them?
August 27, 2019 - The Nextdoor neighborhood app sends out snail mail letters to neighbors on behalf of its users. Is this a scam—or an ill-conceived marketing plan?
August 16, 2019 - QxSearch is a group of search hijackers that try to make the user think the install failed or was incomplete. Is it that they don't want to be found and removed? Or just bad programming?
August 5, 2019 - Several companies are developing brain-machine interface (BMI) technologies for medical applications in the near future. Will this lead to connecting the human brain to the cloud, creating an Internet of Thoughts? Or will practical, ethical, and security concerns stop progress.
August 2, 2019 - The Capital One data breach is an exceptional example, if only because of how much we already know. Not only that, but the breach happened to one of the technical front-runners in banking.
Your intro to everything relating to cyberthreats, and how to stop them.