We all know phishing is a huge security problem, but most people still believe it’s a problem limited to email. According to new reports, however, phishing scams are attempting to exploit your trust in text messages.
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Quantum computers could defeat conventional encryption, but that doesn’t mean our data is doomed. Quantum encryption can be used for defense. We spoke to John Prisco, CEO of Quantum Xchange, about how quantum keys will keep us safe.
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Facebook’s F8 developer conference gave the company and its CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, a chance to atone for many, many sins. Instead, Facebook moved forward with a business-as-usual approach, announcing new features as if nothing had changed. The company seems happy to treat its users for fools.
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This year’s flu was particularly bad, but your health isn’t the only thing you have to worry about when you check in to a hospital. According to experts we’ve spoken to, cybersecurity has become a huge problem for hospitals and medical centers.
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