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January 17th, 2020 | Jay Ferron
    A popular app allowing parents to track their baby’s special moments by storing videos, pictures, height, weight, location, and other milestones in a child’s development has leaked thousands of those special moments online. - read more
 
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January 10th, 2020 | Jay Ferron
    In the first three quarters of 2019, the world saw nearly 152 million ransom-ware attacks affecting every sector from government to education to healthcare. As the threat continues to grow, it costs businesses over $75 million per year. One cybersecurity group estimated a new ransomware infection happening every 14 seconds in 2019 and they expect that to accelerate to an infection every 11 seconds by 2021. - read more
 
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January 10th, 2020 | Jay Ferron
    WhatsApp is a Facebook owned messaging system popular for their end-to-end encryption and groups that are capable of including up to 256 members. A shared communication tool is critical to have while coordinating amongst friends and participants of collaborative efforts. - read more
 
Article
January 10th, 2020 | James E. Gaskin
With technology improving and prices dropping, AR interfaces for industrial IoT use cases are moving into the mainstream. - read more
 
News
January 8th, 2020 | Matt Whitlock
If you were to assault Mick Dundee on the streets of New York with your typical gaming monitor, he’d simply laugh and say, “That’s not a gaming monitor ... now that’s a gaming monitor!” while pulling out Acer’s massive new 55-inch OLED 4K gaming screen. - read more
 
News
January 8th, 2020 | Matt Whitlock
The new and revised devices span Acer's portfolio aimed at mobile professionals. - read more
 
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December 20th, 2019 | Jay Ferron
    In the world of IoT home cameras, Ring cameras by Amazon are most popular. There can be many benefits of using the cameras for monitoring or as a security device, but it’s been a bad few weeks for the Ring camera. We now have reports of a hacker taunting a child in Mississippi, in another report someone hurled racist insults at a Florida family. - read more
 
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December 12th, 2019 | Jay Ferron
    Malicious apps are bad enough, but what if you have one on your phone that looks just like an app you use everyday? As it turns out, researchers from the Norwegian application security firm Promon discovered an Android vulnerability that does just that.  - read more
 
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December 12th, 2019 | Jay Ferron
A virtual private network (VPN) is supposed to keep the user's traffic over a network safe from outside onlookers. They act as a protected path for communication over a public network to gain access to the resources and capabilities of the private network without a physical connection. - read more
 
Blog Entry
December 12th, 2019 | Jay Ferron
    Smart TVs have become extremely common in the last few years; it is even difficult to buy a new TV without smart functionality. Having Netflix streaming built into your TV can be convenient, but connecting your TV to the internet might not be the best idea. The FBI issued a warning this week regarding smart TVs and the risks associated with including your TV in the often poorly secured Internet of Things pool. - read more
 

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