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this tip has to do with a concept called’sploits’, which are attacks designed to bypass security measures, such as network locks. the concept is simple enough, but the world of data security has seen the emergence of a surprisingly large number of attacks over the years. the first was a man-in-the-middle attack, which meant attackers could decrypt messages sent by users, by hacking into the computer network of an email provider. then, in 2011, a group of german researchers demonstrated how they could bypass a device’s password protection using a similar method. a few years later, they exploited that attack again to bypass a device’s screen lock, which was a significant advancement. that same year, russian security researchers demonstrated how a usb thumb drive, or even a desktop computer, could be used to bypass the password protection on an iphone, ipad, or android device. twitter: zdnet
according to a new study from identity theft resource center, 1 in 5 (19%) americans have had their identity stolen. the study also found that in the past five years, identity fraud victims have lost $20 billion. it’s a problem that’s steadily growing and one that’s difficult to stop. there are also several steps you can take to protect yourself from fraud. one of the biggest problems is that consumers are not being vigilant enough about their personal information, says the identity theft resource center. data breaches are becoming the norm and criminals are taking advantage of this vulnerability. data breaches have become the norm and consumers are not taking adequate measures to protect their personal information, according to the identity theft resource center. twitter: terese
many users believe that they are not at risk of getting hacked because they aren’t storing a lot of data. but, if you’re a small business owner or employee who thinks that you’re safe because you are not storing credit card information or personal info, think again. even if you are not storing sensitive information, hackers have the ability to read the raw data that goes across your network. they could use that data to duplicate your personal information or locate your credit card numbers, says logan. most people are unaware that some high-tech companies can hack into their personal devices and collect very private details for marketing purposes. experts say that things like location, social media content, and photos are gathered by hackers and sold to third-party marketers, or used to power new apps or websites. a new pew research survey finds that about one in five smartphone users in the u.s. say they have experienced an app or website that uses information collected from their phone for advertising purposes. facebook: facebook receives private data from users. is sharing on facebook safe?
keeping your online information secure is a great thing to do no matter what your internet habits are. if you receive an unsolicited email, spam, or text message, read it carefully before you click ‘forward’. scroll down to find the ‘unsubscribe’ link and remove yourself from the mailing list. never respond to a message to get more information or a link to the hacker’s website or email. until you are confident that the email you get is legit, block the sender’s email address from the contacts file. beware of people trying to get you to download unwanted apps that collect information or install back-door spyware. block spam attachments. if a message that looks legitimate comes from a known sender (say, your bank), do a web search to see if the email or website is legitimate. you can also opt to let your web browser warn you when a site you are visiting is malicious. avoid sharing personal information that is not related to an inquiry. if you have something to sell or give away, use an online marketplace or reputable charity to do it. meanwhile, if you need to make an online purchase, be sure you use a secure website. the national cyber security alliance recommends these three steps for purchasing online: switch to a secure browser; use a unique password for each website; use a different email address for each online service; use two-factor authentication for the best security. twitter: nca