Security

Mac Malware Getting Much Worse: How to Protect Yourself

SAN FRANCISCO — Macs will encounter more malware in 2017, and the Apple desktop operating system may not prepared to handle it, two security experts …

Malware

Two DHS memos detail how Trump could detain and deport immigrants

Two memos written by the Department of Homeland Security would expand federal authorities' powers to detain and deport undocumented immigrants within the United States.<p>Obtained by NBC News, the new directives signed by Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly provide greater detail about two of …

Government

Leading Cybersecurity Education Programs 2017

With cyber attacks constantly on the rise, the need to secure our networks is highlighted on a daily basis, not least as publicized in the recent US …

Cybersecurity

US Taxpayer Information Costs as Less as $20 on Deepweb Marketplace

The dark net is a big bag of tricks, dirty or otherwise. Nowadays people can buy almost anything on the deep web, provided they are willing to pay …

Data Breach

Winners and Losers at RSA’s Cyber-Security Extravaganza

<i>A version of this post originally appeared in the Cyber Saturday edition of Data Sheet,</i> Fortune<i>’s</i> <i>daily tech newsletter.</i><p>What a week. Five go-go days …

Cybersecurity

Google hunting Australian hackers in hiring raid

Internet giant Google is about to launch a hiring raid for Australia's best and brightest hackers in a move likely to exacerbate a major IT skills …

Cybersecurity

Getting a job in cyber security

You’re about to embark on an incredible journey. For many, a position in security is like any other job with the project management, corporate …

‘Last Night in Sweden’? Trump’s Remark Baffles a Nation

LONDON — Swedes reacted with confusion, anger and ridicule on Sunday to a vague remark by President Trump that suggested that something terrible had occurred in their country.<p>During a campaign-style rally on Saturday in Florida, Mr. Trump issued a sharp if discursive attack on refugee policies in …

Border Security

Leaked DHS Immigration Memos Foreshadow Crackdown on Illegal Immigration

Leaked memos from Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly reveal the department’s new efforts to implement President Donald Trump’s immigration policies. The memos, obtained by CNN, show that the federal government will have broad authority to detain undocumented immigrants, as well as deport some …

Border Security

Government Agencies and Hospitals Face Increasing Risk of IoT-Powered Cyberattacks

While there's hype surrounding the tremendous opportunity the IoT offers, there are still hazards that have yet to be properly addressed.<p>If you paid even the slightest attention to tech media and conferences in 2016, you heard how the Internet of Things (IoT) is the next big thing. While there’s …

Cybersecurity

People Who Fear Deportation Under President Trump Are Fleeing to Canada for Asylum

VIEW GALLERY | 11 PHOTOS<p>A man who said his name was Abdullah and that he was a student from Yemen walks towards the U.S.-Canada border to cross into …

Border Security

Here’s everything you need to becoming a certified ethical hacker

<i>This is a paid placement and if you buy something through this article or on the BGR Store we will receive compensation from retail …

Cybersecurity

How to Protect Your Digital Privacy in the Era of Public Shaming

By <b>Julia Angwin / ProPublica</b>Americans face unprecedented threats to the digital safety of their personal information. We offer nine tips to foil …

Liberal POV

Sweden Disliked Donald Trump Even Before His Latest Remarks

The president has a history of using the country in his anti-immigrant rhetoric.<p>President Donald Trump seemed to suggest to his supporters at a rally on Saturday that something horrible had happened the previous night in Sweden, when no such incident had occurred.<p>“You look at what’s happening in …

Border Security

France condemns alleged cyber attacks targeting presidential candidate Macron

Suspected Russian cyberattacks on the French presidential campaign are "unacceptable", France's foreign minister said Sunday, adding it was clear that pro-Europe candidate Emmanuel Macron was being targeted.<p>A spokesman for Macron, who is currently riding high in the polls, has accused Moscow of …

Cyber-attacks

Avast Premier 2017 License Keys Full Free Download Latest

Avast Premier 2017 with free full crack includes the most advanced features to protect your system. Everyone find to obtain the free security and …

Malware

Trump’s apparent string of security faux-pas trigger call for House investigation

Rep. Ted Lieu and others ask Chaffetz and Cummings to look into "troubling reports."<p>Representative Ted Lieu, a congressman from Los Angeles County, …

Government

The Ongoing Battle On The Border

Central American migrants resting next to the train tracks while waiting for the freight train "La Bestia", or the Beast, to travel to north Mexico …

Border Security

Get File hashes using Windows PowerShell

By onFebruary 19, 2017 in Windows - Last Update: 0<p>Getting file hashes can be quite useful. This can be used for instance to make sure that backed up …

Information Security

Militarized round-up of immigrants a terrifying idea

We were relieved to see the president’s press secretary reassure Americans that “there is no effort” to deploy 100,000 National Guard soldiers in 11 …

Border Security

U.S. woman shocked asylum-seeking friend walked to Canada

Saciido Shaie says something seemed to be weighing on her friend Mohamed Badal in the days before he vanished.<p>Badal, a Somali man who spent months trekking four continents before landing in the United States, had been preparing to appeal a rejected asylum application when Donald Trump became …

Refugees

How the UK government can hack your personal data

From the moment you set foot on British soil, your personal data could easily be accessed, or even hacked, by the government.<p>New invasive legislation has been dubbed by critics as one of the most extreme surveillance laws ever passed in a democracy.<p>The Snoopers' Charter — aka the Investigatory …

Surveillance

Merkel Falls Behind in New Poll

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative party fell behind her center-left rival in a new poll. For the first time since 2006, the Social Democrats (SPD) leads Merkel’s Christian Democrats (CDU/CSU). The margin is only one percentage point—33 percent to 32 percent—but the SPD’s boost in …

Border Security

Beware the skeletons in your reformatted hard drive

Passport details, credit card information and even nude pictures were found by the programme Trash Trail on second-hand hard drives sold at Sim Lim …

IT

Here's why you should stop charging your phone in public ports

I know the feeling: Your battery is low, but you have to keep tweeting. You see a USB port or an outlet in public, plug in your device and feel the …

Workplace behaviours campaign | Public Website

How your employees behave in the workplace can have a real impact on the security risks and vulnerabilities your organisation faces. Encouraging your …

The Workplace

Democratic senator: Trump's immigration policy amounts to 'mass deportation'

Menendez said on CNN's "State of the Union" that he is concerned that any undocumented immigrants are being pursued, rather than those with a …

Border Security

Six ways to defend against digital threats

The digitisation of manufacturing, or Industry 4.0 as it is commonly known, is driving industrial operators to achieve new levels of productivity, …

Cybersecurity

Read the memos signed by DHS Secretary Kelly on new guidelines for deporting illegal immigrants

In a pair of memos, John F. Kelly Sworn offered more detail on plans for the agency to hire thousands of additional enforcement agents, expand the pool of immigrants who are prioritized for removal, speed up deportation hearings and enlist local law enforcement to help make arrests.

Border Security

Immigration is our wake-up call

There aren't many absolutes in the immigration debate. But here's one: the tacit understanding that any policy to deal with the challenge of an …

Immigration