Personal Data: Enjoy May Without a MayDay!

From identity theft to viruses to online scams, our personal digital data is under constant attack. Yes, the truly sophisticated intrusions may be aimed at retailers and other businesses with massive data bases. (Like Willie Sutton, hackers go where the money is.) Yet there are also digital cousins of local thieves or vandals who have…

New Malware Targets Smart Phones – What Is It And What You Need To Do To Avoid Infection

Blue Coat Labs, a cybersecurity firm, recently investigated one of the most sophisticated malware attacks to date. The new malware is designed to target the “smartphones of business, government, and embassy officials around the world.” Hackers first send a spearphishing email claiming to be a “What’s App” application update to select users in 37 countries.…