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Cyber Security – Disaster Recovery – Windows

Breaches

Verizon’s data breach report highlights how unsecured cloud storage opens door to attacks

https://www.zdnet.com/article/verizons-data-breach-report-highlights-how-unsecured-cloud-storage-opens-door-to-attacks/ Anecdotally, it has been clear for a while that enterprises are often leaving cloud storage repositories open due to oversight or error. Now Verizon’s security research shows that the…Continue readingVerizon’s data breach report highlights how unsecured cloud storage opens door to attacks

Privacy

Android Users Beware: These Top Camera Apps May Secretly Be Spying On You

https://www.forbes.com/sites/zakdoffman/2020/01/19/android-users-beware-these-top-camera-apps-may-secretly-be-spying-on-you/?ss=cybersecurity#4b05025b58a0 Here we go again—please don’t install trivial apps from random developers because they seem fun and have tons of downloads on the Play Store. The latest warning has come…Continue readingAndroid Users Beware: These Top Camera Apps May Secretly Be Spying On You

Windows

U.S. Government Confirms Critical Browser Zero-Day Security Warning For Windows Users

https://www.forbes.com/sites/daveywinder/2020/01/18/us-government-confirms-critical-zero-day-security-warning-for-windows-users/#393ffd183212 It’s been a lousy week for Windows users: first, the NSA curveball crypto vulnerability and now confirmation of a zero-day vulnerability that’s being actively exploited with no fix yet.…Continue readingU.S. Government Confirms Critical Browser Zero-Day Security Warning For Windows Users