Tag Archives: Education

Will CIO’s Be the Final Victim After a Breach

In the wake of their breach, Target announced on March 5, 2014 that their CIO, Beth Jacob was announcing her resignation.  In December of 2013, Target announced to the public that it had been the victim of a cyber crime resulting in the … More »

Christmas – Kids and Hackers Love This Time of Year

When people think of Christmas, most of them imagine family gatherings and good times.  We often forget that from the end of Thanksgiving to the beginning of the year, the U.S. spends billions of additional dollars on merchandise that otherwise

Internet Explorer 8 – People Still Love It, But There’s a Problem

Microsoft has confirmed that Internet Explorer 8 (IE8) has a “Zero Day Vulnerability” that has already been exploited to enable the compromise of computer systems.  This is a technical way of saying that the issue with IE8 is currently unpatched, and … More »

Hackers May Just Look to Embarrass You

When you think about electronic security, what comes to mind?  Do you consider how vulnerable your customer credit cards are, or how easily someone can break into your on-line bank account?  These are the most profitable avenues of attack that … More »