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February 22nd, 2020 | Jay Ferron
    Bluetooth technology seems to be nearly everywhere now. It is an extremely convenient method to make all sorts of different devices speak the same language and perform greater functions. As we already know though, when computing devices can communicate trouble soon follows in one form or another. - read more
 
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February 22nd, 2020 | Jay Ferron
    A ransomware variant referred to as Ragnar Locker is specifically targeting services - read more
 
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February 22nd, 2020 | Jay Ferron
    Modern communication revolves around the internet and the digital age, allowing people to communicate instantaneously no matter where they are in the world. There are many messaging applications that have come along through the years, but one of the most popular ones used today is WhatsApp. - read more
 
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February 22nd, 2020 | Jay Ferron
    Take a look around and note all of the electronics around you. How many devicesare in the room with you? How many are communicating? Look beyond theobvious computer, cell phone, and smart watch. Are there headphones? Keyfobs? Door locks? Anything with a circuit board can be hacked and anythingthat is trying to connect makes it easier. Every device comes with vulnerabilities - read more
 
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February 22nd, 2020 | Jay Ferron
    Popular antivirus program, Avast, has been cashing in by selling its customers web browsing history. A joint investigation by PCMag and Motherboard found the antivirus company selling its customers’ highly sensitive web browsing data to many of the worlds largest companies. Through leaked company documents and contracts, the investigation found Avast was running a side business along with its primary Antivirus product. - read more
 
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January 23rd, 2020 | Colleen Frye
Research from CompTIA finds an overwhelming majority of channel pros surveyed expect significant or modest gains from emerging tech. - read more
 
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January 21st, 2020 | Jay Ferron
National Cyber Awareness System: Safeguard Websites from Cyberattacks (REPOST)   Original release date: January 21, 2020 - read more
 
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January 17th, 2020 | Jay Ferron
Critical Patch Update is a collection of patches for multiple security vulnerabilities. These patches are usually cumulative, but each advisory describes only the security patches added since the previous Critical Patch Update advisory. Thus, prior Critical Patch Update advisories should be reviewed for information regarding earlier published security patches. Please refer to: - read more
 
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January 17th, 2020 | Jay Ferron
    With an estimated 25,000 hosts still vulnerable and proof-of-concept (PoC) exploit code now being released, things went from bad to worse for those affected by the vulnerability CVE-2019-19881. In December, Mikhail Klyuchnikov, a researcher at Positive Technologies disclosed a vulnerability that would allow for direct access to a company’s network from the Internet. - read more
 

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