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Everyday cybercrime — and what you can do about it

Folks, here is an “educational” Ted Talks video I think everyone should see. I hope you will forward this on to your less-savvy friends and family (and urge them to watch it).

Today’s quote:It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.” ~ Mark Twain

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September 17, 2013 - Posted by | advice, computers, cyber crime, hackers, Internet, security, tech | , , , , , , , ,

2 Comments »

  1. Hackers need to learn the first rule of using a weapon.

    Know/identify your target. Duh!

    Hackers accidentally defaced NASA sites. Here’s how to tell NASA and the NSA apart.

    t’s no secret that hackers haven’t taken too kindly to the revelations about NSA snooping on telephone and Internet data. And according to reports, last week, a group of Brazilian hackers posted messages on U.S. government Web sites asking them to “stop spying us.” But the sites didn’t belong to the NSA — they belonged to NASA.

    Like

    Comment by delenn13 | September 18, 2013 | Reply

    • delenn13,
      Oops.

      (But… is it possible that NASA is watching us from up there? Maybe those hackers know something we don’t..)

      ;)

      Like

      Comment by techpaul | September 18, 2013 | Reply


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