Posts Tagged ‘Cyber Security’

9 Cyber Security Issues That Could Be Leaving Your Data Vulnerable To Attacks

Cyber Security
Cyber Security

As our reliance on technology grows, so does our need for improved cybersecurity. With so much of our personal information stored in our devices, simply browsing online or enabling certain settings on your smartphone may be leaving you vulnerable to hackers.

Of course, most users aren't well-versed in cyber security. However, you don't have to be a tech expert to ensure your data is protected. Being aware of these issues and making a few easy changes to how you use your devices are great first steps toward better protection.

To help, we asked the leaders at the Forbes Technology Council to give us their tips on what issues to look out for so we can stay safe online and off.

 

Read more at Fores Technology Council.

Computer Attack Knocks Weather Channel Off the Air

Weather Channel Malicious Software Attack

The Weather Channel knocked off air by 'malicious software attack

Weather Channel Malicious Software Attack

The Weather Channel was knocked off the air Thursday morning by what it said was a malicious software attack on the network.

The network's morning show, "AMHQ," which had been due to start at 6 a.m. ET, was unable to go on air. Instead viewers saw taped programming, "Heavy Rescue: 401." The AMHQ show returned to the air at 7:39 a.m. ET with a commercial break, and at 7:43 a.m., its anchors announced the reason for their absence.
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