Emotet continues to be one of the most costly and destructive pieces of malware ever engineered. Weaponized by hackers to steal data and spread Ryuk and other ransomware, Emotet has affected government and public sector organizations around the world.
If there’s one thing I’ve learned, we should never re-use passwords across multiple accounts – and it’s especially important to separate work and private applications.
Raising awareness about the importance of online privacy and data protection is an enormous and very important undertaking.
The vulnerability can be exploited in the Windows CryptoAPI certification validation process, which then allows hackers to spoof secure webpages and fake file signatures.
TikTok was created by ByteDance, a Chinese-owned technology company with little governance or oversight by U.S. authorities. Although the company has claimed many times that data generated by users in the U.S. is not sent to or stored on servers in China, that certainly hasn’t always been the case.
There’s a whole industry built around buying and selling data under the pretense that we can’t be personally identified. The reality is very, very different.