Cybersecurity News – Another Phishing Attack!

All too often we hear about phishing attacks on large corporations and recently there was an attach on a Media giant, Gannett Co, a company that owns over 100 news outlets, including USA Today.  Cybercrime is the biggest threat to the digital economy including our personal online privacy.     Unsure as to what phishing is?   Definition by Wikipedia: Phishing is the attempt to obtain sensitive information such as usernames, passwords, and credit card details (and, indirectly, money), often for malicious reasons, by disguising as a trustworthy entity in an…

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Security News – Hundreds of Android Apps Compromising Users

Our privacy is our right but these days, it is not just Big Brother watching us… it’s his entire family! We are all public by default and private by design. Make sure you are vigilant and keep safe.     Recently reported, Hundreds of Android Apps Track Users Through Ultrasound Beacon – we must all take care when downloading apps- some might not be what they seem.     The Merkle reported “It is never good to learn Android applications pose a security and privacy risk to users right now.…

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French Election eMail Hacked!

France is the latest country to be a victim of email hacking during an election – This is a developing story… As reported, “Leading French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron’s campaign said on Friday it had been the target of a “massive” computer hack that dumped its campaign emails online 1-1/2 days before voters choose between the centrist and his far-right rival, Marine Le Pen.”      Read the full article here – French candidate Macron claims massive hack as emails leaked Watch this short video for the article highlights:- We constantly…

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Malware Steals Hotel Guests Payment Card Details

Bottom line – Ensure you protect your privacy and that your personal data is safe and not compromised.  The biggest threat to our new digital economy is cybercrime as unscrupulous people are stealing our Identity, Documents, Photo’s and Credit/Debit card details to name but a few.     An incident at a IHG franchise hotel, involving guest payment cards and malware, occurred recently:-   “The investigation identified signs of the operation of malware designed to access payment card data from cards used onsite at front desks for certain IHG-branded franchise…

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BEWARE: CIA and Criminals can steal your Bitcoin!

Wikileaks has exposed the CIA hacking tools and techniques in the largest publication of confidential documents on the agency – we are not only vulnerable to the criminal element but it appears the CIA too.     Some of us are probably compromised without being aware of it – Assess your vulnerability and seriously consider what to do about it. What is “Vault 7” – it is the Wikileaks’ codename for a series of massive document releases on the e-surveillance and cyber-warfare techniques of the CIA. It is not known how…

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Cybersecurity Tips

Here are 14 tips to help you guard against hacking and cybercrime.  Share with your family and friends as forewarned is forearmed! Get a FREE BITCOIN EDUCATION and keep abreast of the news by following Bit-Media Blog, Bit-Media Facebook page and the Bit-Media YouTube Channel Embrace the new Digital Economy, don’t be left behind! Collect Your Free PDF – The Bitcoin Believers Business Manifesto Please leave your comments below  

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