What Equifax Can Teach Us About Cybersecurity

What Equifax Can Teach Us About Cybersecurity

Equifax is one of the three largest credit reporting agencies in the nation. In September of 2017, the agency announced that it had experienced a massive data breach that had affected over 143 million users. This includes people in Canada and the United Kingdom. It...
Phishing with your phone

Phishing with your phone

Scam artists have a new platform in their arsenal to obtain your financial information.  They have taken to phone calls with a spoofed number to make it appear to be coming from a financial institution.  I have been a victim of a phishing attempt where they called me...
What is CloudBleed??  Is CloudFlare safe?

What is CloudBleed?? Is CloudFlare safe?

While working on something completely unrelated, Google security researcher, Tavis Ormandy, recently discovered that Cloudflare was leaking a broad range of sensitive information, which could have included everything from cookies and tokens, to credentials. Cloudflare...
“Locky” ransomware: What you need to know

“Locky” ransomware: What you need to know

The Locky virus, a new ransomware that encrypts users’ files and demands bitcoin payments to decrypt them, made an impressive debut Tuesday when it was discovered. The ransomware attack, which was first sent to nearly half a million victims on February 16, came...