State feels safe from vote hacks: No link to internet

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The state’s top election official dismissed the possibility of computer hackers tampering with the November elections amid rising national concerns of cyber threats to voting integrity. Secretary of the State Denise W. Merrill and a top computer expert from University The…

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Keep Students Safe From Identity Theft

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans It’s time to turn high school seniors into college freshmen, but state officials say it’s also time for those freshmen to get ready to deal with the dangers of identity theft. Consumer protection spokesman Jerad Albracht says students need to closely…

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Hacker Group OurMine Is Sending a Message: No One Is Safe

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans OurMine has been hacking the Twitter accounts of CEOs and celebrities including Google CEO Sundar Pichai and actor Channing Tatum to prove the point that “nobody is safe.” Google CEO Sundar Pichai is among the latest members of an unhappy club:…

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Credit Cards with Chips Are Still Not Safe from Fraud

ABC News(NEW YORK) — When it comes to stealing credit card information, it’s unfortunately as easy as swiping your card in any skimming device. Credit card fraud is now a $16 billion a year problem in the United States alone, and every hour, thieves with skimmers are stealing Americans’ credit…

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Shoppers Beware: Tips on Safe Cyber Monday Shopping

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Some shoppers don’t like to deal with all the hustle and bustle that Black Friday and Small Business Saturday bring, so they prefer to find their steals and deals on Cyber Monday.  The annual shopping holiday falls on November 30th this…

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