Microsoft rep calls Catholic Church a key ally in protecting kids online

Catholic News Agency Rome, Italy, Oct 5, 2017 / 12:19 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The head of Microsoft’s office for online safety has said the Catholic Church is a key ally in the ongoing effort to protect children from sexual abuse and exploitation online. When asked why a major tech company would partner with the Catholic Church on such an important issue, Jacqueline Beauchere, Chief Online … Continue reading Microsoft rep calls Catholic Church a key ally in protecting kids online

Is your printer spying on you? Full list of manufacturers who use secret ‘tracking dots’ revealed

Big name manufacturers who employ invisible yellow dot spy code revealed. James Billington IB Times When NSA contractor Reality Winner allegedly printed out a trove of top secret government information, little did she know that a hidden feature within the printer called tracking dots could forensically lead authorities straight back to her. What you may not know is that most laser printers made today, found … Continue reading Is your printer spying on you? Full list of manufacturers who use secret ‘tracking dots’ revealed

Hacking concern on Election Day: The companies that bring you the news

Tim Johnson McClatchy DC WASHINGTON Experts have been warning for months that hackers could try to disrupt Tuesday’s election by penetrating local voting systems. But another target could prove easier to hack: U.S. media outlets offering election night results. Upguard, a Mountain View, California, company that assesses how well companies are protecting themselves from hackers, has found that three major news organizations – The Associated … Continue reading Hacking concern on Election Day: The companies that bring you the news

FBI: New Malware to Spur More Large-Scale Cyber Attacks

The Washington Free Beacon The FBI is warning companies to protect themselves from cyber attacks from a newly released malware that disrupted a large segment of the Internet in the United States last month. The distributed denial of service attack on the internet company Dyn revealed new vulnerabilities to cyber attackers through inter-connected devices known as the Internet of Things, the FBI stated in a notice … Continue reading FBI: New Malware to Spur More Large-Scale Cyber Attacks