Warning Labels Help Teens Avoid Sugary Drinks

Teens eat and drink too much sugar. The average teen drinks at least one sugar-sweetened beverage per day. Many of those contain more than double the recommended daily serving of sugar. Experts have found a simple solution. In a new study, doctors placed warning labels on beverages. The labels noted…

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Police warning over ‘sextortion’ crimes in Newcastle

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Police are warning internet users to be on their guard against ‘sextortion’. The practice sees a victim being lured by another person online into undressing and sometimes performing intimate acts in front of a webcam. But the footage is recorded The…

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Warning to holiday cyber shoppers: don’t get hacked

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The email that showed up on my desktop at work seemed to be what it said from the PayPal Team–“Security Measures” confirming my user account, and all I had to do to confirm my account information was click on the “Confirm…

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Credit card fraud warning

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans With Christmas just around the corner, now is a good time to be aware of fraud and the simple steps required to protect your personal information – especially when shopping online. This week is Fraud Awareness Week, and MasterCard are encouraging…

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Warning: Selfies kill more people than sharks do

According to a report by Condé Nast Traveler, you are more likely to be killed by taking a selfie than from an encounter with a Great White Shark. A Wikipedia page is devoted to those who paid the ultimate price for merely shooting a self-portrait, using the front-facing camera on…

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Researchers in Bluetooth IoT Privacy Warning

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Security researchers are warning that privacy issues in the Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) protocol could make users’ smart devices easily trackable from potentially long distances. Context Information Security announced the findings of new research in a post at the end of…

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Minority office report: Warning over software now being used by bosses that predicts if you’re going to steal from the firm, have a nervous breakdown and even have an office affair

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans  Powered by Max Banner Ads It sounds like something straight from a science-fiction film – but technology firms in Japan are using software to predict whether a rogue employee could steal from the company or even have an office affair. Fulfilling the…

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