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Android App Takes Down Heart of National Weather Service Website

The National Weather Service (NWS) website was severely hobbled after an "abusing Android app" interfered with its national digital forecast system, through which tens of millions get their weather forecasts each day.

On Monday afternoon at 4:11 p.m. ET, the  More

IS WEB SURFING AFFECTING PRODUCTIVITY?

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The web delivers a vast array of information right at your fingertips.  Anything imaginable can be accessed with a few keystrokes and a click of the enter button.  But what happens when employees abuse website surfing on company time?  It affects productivity and can leave a business open to legal issues, cyber theft and much […]

New Web Protection

Social controls Social media sites are essential for marketing purposes. Instant message and social control policies provide granular filtering capabilities. Green Seven technologies WebMonitor can block Facebook applications and games without blocking Facebook, or block Gmail chat but not email Remote filtering Remote filtering enables administrators to protect and filter laptops when they are off […]

Future Java 7 security patches will work on Windows XP despite end of official support

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Oracle has dispelled rumors that the upcoming security update for Java 7 and those it will release in the future might not work on Windows XP. “We expect all versions of Java that were supported prior to the Microsoft de-support announcement to continue to work on Windows XP for the foreseeable future,” said Henrik Stahl, […]

Uber Will Now Let Your Employer Pick Up Your Tab For Business Trips

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Ridesharing app Uber will let its users bill their employers directly for business-related service.  Uber announced Uber for Business on its blog Tuesday. Businesses will be able to create accounts on Uber’s web portal and invite employees. By verifying their work email addresses, employees will be able to toggle between expensing business trips and paying for their […]

NIGHTMARE: Man Claims Dropbox Quietly Deleted More Than 8,000 Of His Personal Files

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Jan Čurn, co-founder and CTO at photogprahy software platform VirtualRig Studio, has been using Dropbox since 2009. After using the service for about five years, Čurn has come across one of the most terrifying, stomach-churning scenarios one could imagine when relying on cloud storage. More than 8,000 of his personal files had mysteriously disappeared. To be exact, […]

The 24 most dangerous things threatening your network right now

They are out there… or should that be ‘they are in and around your network?’ Yes, at any moment in time, they may infest your network, putting your data at risk; ticking time-bombs waiting to explode, configurations ripe for exploit. And don’t forget those decisions made in the heat of the moment that, had rational […]

Russian crime ring has amassed some 1.2 billion username and password

NEW YORK –  This week’s news that a Russian crime ring has amassed some 1.2 billion username and password combinations makes now a good time to review ways to protect yourself online. The hacking misdeeds were described in a New York Times story based on the findings of Hold Security, a Milwaukee firm that has […]

A second wave or second-generation Ransomware has appeared

A second wave or second-generation Ransomware has appeared in the wild, with researchers describing it as more dangerous than its predecessor. This week, Synology experienced a targeted attack, crippling customers’ data, while Trend Micro report a potential successor to CryptoLocker called CryptoBlocker. Ransomware is not a new technique but over the past 18 months it […]

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Sharon Regional patient data breached in cyber attack

A breach of patients’ personal data of Sharon Regional Health System was part of a cyber attack from China against Community Health Systems, owner of Sharon Regional. Local medical patients are caught up in a massive data breach linked to international computer hackers targeting the owner of Sharon Regional Health System. In one instance, a […]

Android App Takes Down Heart of National Weather Service Website

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The National Weather Service (NWS) website was severely hobbled after an “abusing Android app” interfered with its national digital forecast system, through which tens of millions get their weather forecasts each day. On Monday afternoon at 4:11 p.m. ET, the NWS’ Telecommunications Gateway posted a status message notifying its forecast offices, which are scattered throughout the country, […]