As a cyber professional, I’m often told “I’ll never be hacked because I don’t have any money!” A statement to which I am always amazed. Not all hacker’s end game is monetary … We are at WAR! Cyberspace has transformed the daily lives of people for the better; however, the rush to adopt cyberspace has exposed
Due to inclement weather, this event was postponed to Thursday, March 12th … time and location information remains the same. Don’t miss this year’s Cyber Security Seminar hosted by the Louisiana LSBDC. The LSBDC is pleased to host their 2nd annual Cyber Security Seminar for Small Business. This year’s featured speaker will be Ieshea
We get so excited and enjoy the conveniences afforded by the technological changes on the horizon as we embark upon the new age of The Internet of Everything (IoE). But often we fail to think about the repercussions of these the innovations. Check out this report displaying a hacked “smart” car: http://www.cbsnews.com/news/car-hacked-on-60-minutes/
According to this month’s CyberHeist Scam of the Week article, it’s the Holiday Season for the bad guys too! But not the way you might think. Tis the season that the hackers go into scam-overdrive mode. Black Friday and Cyber Monday are the busiest on-line shopping days and they are out to get rich with your money. So what to look
Sunday’s episode of The Good Wife showcased the Florrick, Agos, & Associates’ firm being attacked by Ransomware. Diane clicked on a link from an email from her fellow partner, Alicia, thusly activating the Trojan and locking all of the company’s computers, laptops, & systems. To their disadvantage, the company had all of it’s equipment & files
Join the first Twitter chat of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (#NCSAM) today! STOP. THINK. CONNECT., the global #cybersecurity awareness campaign, is hosting chats each Thursday in October at 3 p.m. ET/12 p.m. PT. Use #ChatSTC to join today’s conversation about online safety for everyone. The schedule and more information are available at http://ncsam.info/1cQGNZx.
Employees with an ax to grind are increasingly using Internet cloud services and other computer tools to hack their current or former companies, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Homeland Security Department said. The workers use services like Dropbox Inc.’s cloud storage or software that lets them gain remote access to corporate networks and
Home Depot and Target Breaches Exploited Old WinXP Flaw – OUCH. The massive security breaches and theft of credit card information at The Home Depot and Target have something in common. They were both allowed by a vulnerability in XP embedded that was more than 10 years old! The XP embedded, used in their
[Sept 2014] — Direnzic Technology & Consulting, LLCtoday announced that it has become a Champion of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2014, joining a growing global effort among colleges and universities, businesses, government agencies, associations and non-profit organizations to promote online safety awareness. Celebrated every October, National Cyber Security Awareness Month was
Direnzic Technology & Consulting, LLC Founder & CEO, Ieshea Jones, was recognized September 11, 2014 in a ceremony hosted by the Monroe Chamber of Commerce as one of the recipients of the Top 20 Under 40 Young Professional Award. Ieshea Jones, PMP founded her company which specializes in digital forensics and cyber security in August 2011.