Things we learned last week!

What’s News In Cyber Security!

Investing in your security includes taking time to understand security. Here are 5 stories from the last week that you’ll want to read:

  1. WHATSAPP MESSENGER COLLECTS MORE DATA THEN WE THOUGHT: A group of forensic researchers demonstrated that the popular messaging service WhatsApp collects data on phone calls, including in numbers, call duration and other information.. Read more…

  2. AFRAID OF WHATSAPP? HERE IS POSSIBLE SOLUTION: You can still use your old cell phone. Yes, the dumb one, not some fancy latest smartphone. Sounds weird? 
Read more…

  3. DATA BREACH COULD AFFECT ANYONE. DON’T MAKE MISTAKES: Michael Bruemmer of Experian Data Breach Resolution outlined some the common mistakes his firm has seen as organizations deal with the aftermath of a breach. 
Read more… and make sure you won’t make any of these mistakes.
  4. WE SAID THAT MANY TIMES. E-MAIL IS NOT SECURE: And it was never designed to be private. So if you still think that e-mail is the right way to share sensitive data, then you definitely need to 
read more…

  5. SYMMETRIC OR ASSYMETRIC ENCRYPTION? Have you ever heard about these types of encryption. Do you need them? Not sure? Then you definitely need to watch this funny video that will explain more…

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