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FBI Plans to Inform States of Election Breaches

The agency changed its policy to provide more timely and actionable information to state and local election officials in the case of a cybersecurity breach to election infrastructure.

By |2020-01-17T11:56:35-05:00January 17th, 2020|Cybersecurity, data breach, Department of Justice, Election, election results, election tampering, FBI, Government, Irán, Microsoft, Phosphorous, russia|Comments Off on FBI Plans to Inform States of Election Breaches

Cyberawareness in Australia: The good and the bad

An ESET-commissioned survey sheds light on the browsing habits of Australians and how they protect themselves online The post Cyberawareness in Australia: The good and the bad appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

By |2020-01-16T05:32:12-05:00January 16th, 2020|Cybersecurity|Comments Off on Cyberawareness in Australia: The good and the bad

Windows 7 end of life: Time to move on

Today, Microsoft is officially pulling the plug on its support for Windows 7. What’s your plan? The post Windows 7 end of life: Time to move on appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

By |2020-01-14T05:30:12-05:00January 14th, 2020|Cybersecurity|Comments Off on Windows 7 end of life: Time to move on

CES – Taking a smart city for a test drive

No one has a road map for securing a connected city – but there should be a whole atlas of such maps The post CES – Taking a smart city for a test drive appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

By |2020-01-08T13:33:36-05:00January 8th, 2020|Cybersecurity|Comments Off on CES – Taking a smart city for a test drive

Get Ready for the Microsoft Windows 7 EOL on January 14th

January 14, 2020, is a day cybersecurity stakeholders should pay attention to, as it marks the end of Microsoft support in Windows 7. From a security perspective, both the routine monthly security patches as well as hot fixes for attacks in the wild will not be available, effectively making any newly discovered vulnerability a Windows [...]

By |2020-01-08T09:00:39-05:00January 8th, 2020|Cybersecurity, Vulnerabilities, Web Security, Windows 7, Windows 7 EOL|Comments Off on Get Ready for the Microsoft Windows 7 EOL on January 14th

Facebook bans deepfakes but not all altered content

Footage defined as parody or satire will be permitted, as the social network isn’t slamming the door on all types of manipulated media The post Facebook bans deepfakes but not all altered content appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

By |2020-01-07T11:08:08-05:00January 7th, 2020|Cybersecurity|Comments Off on Facebook bans deepfakes but not all altered content

20 tips for 2020: Be smarter with your smartphone

In the second blogpost of the two-part series we'll suggest handy tips to help enhance the security of your mobile devices The post 20 tips for 2020: Be smarter with your smartphone appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

By |2019-12-31T05:30:36-05:00December 31st, 2019|Cybersecurity|Comments Off on 20 tips for 2020: Be smarter with your smartphone