'Girls Go CyberStart Challenge' Aims To Identify 'Special Kind Of Cybersecurity Person'With so many companies vulnerable to data breaches, the world of cybersecurity is tapping into a new demographic: Girls.
FaceApp Warning: Old Age Photo Fun Comes With Big Privacy Cost In The Fine PrintPrivacy concerns have been growing about the popular photo app that is developed partly in Russia.
Eye On Cyber: More Apps May Be Tracking Your Location Than You ThinkDo you ever get the sense that an app on your phone seem to know a lot about where you happen to be at any given moment? It turns out there are more apps collecting your location data than you might expect.
Eye on Cyber: Spring Cleaning For Your Phone And DevicesWe all have our share of digital clutter, and experts say if you leave too much of it laying around, your data could end up in the wrong hands.
Eye On Cyber: VPNs Help Protect Your Privacy When Using An Unsecured Wi-Fi NetworkThink about all the times you’ve read emails in the coffee shop or done some online banking at the gym. Chances are, any data that was transmitted could also possibly be seen by others on the same unsecured network.
Eye on Cyber: Beware Of Phony Techs Trying To Access Your ComputerThere are so many scams to be wary of, but one of the most common is the tech support scam.
Eye On Cyber: What Are The Risks Of Banking Online?The great thing about online banking is that you can perform almost any regular transaction anywhere and anytime. Unfortunately, criminals think it’s great too.
Eye On Cyber: What Exactly Is ‘The Cloud’ And How Does It Work?If you’re emailing, sharing photos or using social media, you might not realize it, but you’re probably already living much of your electronic life in the cloud.
Eye on Cyber: How Encryption Helps Protect Your Personal DataWith cyber risks on the rise, many people wonder if anything they send or store online is safe. One of the best ways to secure that information is encryption.
Eye On Cyber: Don’t Let Hackers Crack Your Home RouterHome routers that provide internet and Wi-Fi access have become an everyday convenience, and some would say necessity. But the FBI and others warn they can also be an entry-point for hackers.
Eye On Cyber: Protect Your Phone While Traveling OverseasOur smartphones have become essential when traveling – providing a camera, navigation and a way to check restaurant reviews. But when it comes to international travel, your phone and other devices may be at risk of being hacked.
How Hackers Steal Your Credit Card Information From Major CorporationsHackers recently targeted several major corporations and stole hundreds of thousands of credit card numbers. Now, security experts are explaining how they pulled it off.
Eye On Cyber: Criminals Finding Creative Ways To Hack Your Mobile DevicesAs more people depend on their smartphones, more criminals are targeting the technology.
Eye On Cyber: Two-Factor Authentication Adds Extra Layer Of Security To Online AccountsA growing number of companies are offering – or in some cases, requiring – an extra step called two-factor authentication, or 2FA.
Eye On Cyber: What Does Your Digital Footprint Say About You?So much of your life is online now – from social media and email, to grocery shopping and banking. All that online activity leaves you with something called a “digital footprint.”