North Korea Cyber Crime

Major Cyber Attacks Blamed on North Korea

According to PC Pit Stop, North Korea is responsible for two major cyber attacks.  Cyber security analysts believe that North Korea has been stealing crypto-currency, bitcoins, and other digital currency by executing advanced persistent threats (APTs). Since the beginning of the internet, hackers have been gaining unauthorized access to networks to steal identities, perform credit card fraud, and cause havoc for e-commerce businesses and … [Read More...]

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Kaspersky Security Firm Admits it Was Hacked

Kaspersky, one of the largest cyber-security firms in the world confirmed that it had been hacked. According to the company, the sophisticated attack stayed away from user information and focused instead on Kaspersky’s own systems and intellectual property. The company has since fixed the hole that allowed for the attack. Kaspersky Lab CEO and founder Eugene Kaspersky wrote, “We discovered an advanced attack on our own internal networks. It was … [Read More...]

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Your Dog’s Name is Not a Good Password

Buster and Champ are great names for dogs. But neither of them make a good online password - especially when those are the names of your dogs! One of the most annoying things you’ll come across on the web is when a website forces you to create a complicated password. You’ve had to do it before—with capitals, and numbers, and special characters. You end up with something like “Beth@ny12”, which looks more like a 12-year-old’s screen name than a … [Read More...]

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Major Cyber Attacks Blamed on North Korea

According to PC Pit Stop, North Korea is responsible for two major cyber attacks.  Cyber security analysts believe that North Korea has been stealing … [Read More...]

Major Cyber Attacks Blamed on North Korea

According to PC Pit Stop, North Korea is responsible for two major cyber attacks.  Cyber security analysts believe that North Korea has been stealing crypto-currency, bitcoins, and other digital currency by … [Read More...]

Cyber Security: Good, Better, Best

With some products you buy, the brand name really doesn't matter. Socks, for example. Does anyone really care what brand of socks you wear? The answer is no - especially if you’re wearing jeans and no one can … [Read More...]

Hackers Feel Like Slivers in Your Derriere!

The following true story is courtesy of my youngest brother Luke. I feel a little guilty When I was a young teenager, my brother’s friends would ‘toilet paper’ my yard. Little did they know the problems … [Read More...]