Time to Change

For those who don’t follow security related news here is a quick summery of happenings over the past few months. Things are being hacked, and this is not an exaggeration. Companies such as Apple, New York Times, Facebook, Twitter, and Evernote have seen a recent increase in unauthorized remote access to customer information and login

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Cell Phones/Smartphones/PDA’s

Some interesting statistics specific to cell phones/Smartphone/PDA’s:   Cell phones, which have under 30 years in existence, are one of the most rapid developing technologies the world has ever known, which was estimated to have reached the 4 billion mark by the end of 2008. The mobile phone is now approaching the functionality of a

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Who’s Watching

Several months ago I brought to the attention of users at another forum, a software program known as “Firesheep” ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O3NAM8oG … re=related ) This computer based program allowed “creepers” to view on-line sessions in places like Facebook, Twitter, Google and Amazon where a user was accessing these sites via an open and unsecured WiFi network. These

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