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Mega breach, Ring dinged, and other security news

Mega breach, Ring dinged, and other security news This week’s news roundup features a data breach of over 770 million accounts, security doorbell Ring under fire, new ransomware, and more. […]

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Gamers and gaming security

Gamers and gaming security Rack up all of guest blogger Kevin Townsend’s good points as he explains how online gamers have to outsmart hackers…in addition to their opponents. At the […]

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5 software facts you didn’t know: Avast PC Report (Part 1)

5 software facts you didn’t know: Avast PC Report (Part 1) The data from over 163 million devices tells tales of aging PCs, outdated software, and age-old Windows versions still […]

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Beating cybercrime today

Beating cybercrime today Our newest guest blogger Byron V. Acohido lays today’s digital stakes on the line. Back in 2004, when I co-wrote this USA TODAY cover story about spam-spreading […]

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Google fined $57M under GDPR

Google fined $57M under GDPR New European standards go harder on data collectors to protect user privacy. The Commissione nationale de l’informatique et des libertés (CNIL) is an independent French […]

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Largest data breach of the year (so far)

Largest data breach of the year (so far) California communications company Voipo was breached, compromising 7 million call logs and 6 million texts. Sure, it’s early yet, but 2019 can […]

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