Have you fallen victim to a hack on your Mac? Perhaps one of these exploits can show you how. I was contacted on Twitter by a very polite man who informed me that his security was breached remotely. He wasn’t sure how this happened exactly but provided this really interesting article that he though mayContinue reading “Known Exploits for Macs, and terminology for the Less Tech-Savvy.”
Have you ever been in love? Unfortunately when that love is found online, it’s not always as it seems. People have been using this scam for a long time. They will sign up for dating sites under a fake name with photos that are not of them. These are the worst kind of social engineers,Continue reading “The Love Scam, Praying on peoples emotions for as long as we can remember.”
Before I even start, just know that the Mcdonalds Mobile app is in NO way secure and should be avoided at ALL COSTS. A little bit of boring backstory: It all started when I decided to pack up my bags and leave Nova Scotia to move to Ontario. My girlfriend and I left everything weContinue reading “That one time I got arrested for cracking the MCdonalds App.”
Danger: Your computer has been infected. Please send 1000$ to X BTC Address. The FACTS: 75% of companies effected by ransomware are running up to date protection 580/1000 Cyber Security Experts state they are NOT prepared to defend against a ransomware attack. Ransomware costs companies over 75 Billion $ a year and rising Once yourContinue reading “Ransomeware could infect you easier than you think.”
For the new reader who may not know, here is a quick rundown of what Social Engineering is: Social Engineering is; by definition: the use of deception to manipulate individuals into divulging confidential or personal information that may be used for fraudulent purposes. What makes this dangerous? There are multiple reasons why this can beContinue reading “People are using Social Engineering to Fraudulently obtain Amazon goods and heres how…”
Be yourself; Everyone else is already taken. — Oscar Wilde. This is the first post on my new blog. I’m just getting this new blog going, so stay tuned for more. Subscribe below to get notified when I post new updates.