Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Teens Face Many Health Risks

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has released its first study of gay, lesbian, and bisexual (GLB) teen health. Compared to heterosexuals, these teens face higher rates of sexual assault, physical dating violence, bullying at school, and cyberbullying. In many cases, GLB teens are two or three times more…

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Security Risks: Smartphone Apps and Sensitive Data

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans As discussed in an earlier post, the release of Pokemon Go raised speculation about app security failures, including reports that the app’s standard permissions released user’s Google data and emails to the game’s developers. While investigation did not reveal Pokemon The…

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AT&T Risks Hit to Reputation After Report of Data Spying for NSA

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans (Bloomberg) — AT&T Inc.s reputation may take a blow from reports suggesting the telecommunications company had a deeper level of involvement in U.S. government surveillance programs than had previously been disclosed, analysts said. AT&T had a longstanding relationship with the National…

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Cyber leads risks for insurers in North America, Bermuda

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Cyber risk is the top risk faced by insurers in North America and Bermuda, according to a survey released Wednesday by London-based think tank Centre for the Study of Financial Innovation. The survey, “Insurance Banana Skins: The CSFI Survey of Risks…

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