Schools look to fix social media struggles

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Facebook, Twitter, Instagram — Ridgefield Public Schools is having a more difficult time combating bullying on these social media platforms than in school hallways. That was the main takeaway from the district’s Comprehensive School Climate Inventory (CSCI) survey that was The…

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A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Hackers Who Get Paid to Find Bugs

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Earlier this month, Apple announced it would start offering up to $200,000 to hackers who can find software flaws in its products, joining the ranks of hundreds of companies who offer financial compensation for bug-busting. The first program of this The…

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Car and Truck Manufacturers Look to Confront Cybersecurity Issues

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans As manufacturers pack cars and trucks with electronics and wireless connections, security experts are increasingly worried about the potential for hackers to take control of vehicles. Already, hackers have demonstrated how they can take control of a Jeep Cherokee and drive…

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TalkTalk’s longer-term prospects look less certain after cyber hack

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans TalkTalk was a company born out of the need for diversification in a market operated largely by a monopoly. In late 2002, Sir Charles Dunstone’s Carphone Warehouse bought a small telecoms business to give it access to BT’s switching network. That…

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25th anniversary sparks fresh look at Jacob Wetterling mystery

The meeting took place in the summer of 2014 in the St. Cloud office of the Stearns County sheriff. All of the key players were there: from the FBI and the state Bureau of Criminal Apprehension to Stearns County itself as lead agency. The subject — Jacob Wetterling. The mission…

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