A former social-media addict, Jovana was rocked out of her complacent habits when the Cambridge Analytica scandal hit the news. The cost of personal information dawned on her and her own practice of careless oversharing sent chills down her spine. Now she is committed to spreading the word about the value of anonymity and the importance of online privacy. Her psychology degree helps her understand her audience on a personal level and persuade even the most computer-illiterate that good cyberhygiene is not only necessary, but easy as well.
4 billion user accounts exposed on password-free server
A data breach disclosing personal information associated with billions of social media and other accounts has been discovered by security researchers at Data Viper. The numbers are chilling: Data files containing stolen personal information: 1 Terabytes of stolen personal information in t
NeverQuest creator sentenced to 4 years in prison
Stanislav Vitaliyevich Lisov, the Russian hacker responsible for the NeverQuest banking malware, has been sentenced to 4 years in prison by the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.  In January 2017, Lisov was arrested at the Barcelona airport by the Guardia Civic.
New Jersey school district hit with ransomware
Livingston School District of Livingston, New Jersey, delayed the school day by two hours on Monday, November 25, after its servers were infected by ransomware on November 21. Superintendent Matthew Block wrote in a letter on the district website that school administrators would use the late star
T-Mobile prepaid customers hacked
T-Mobile prepaid customers hacked Telecommunications carrier T-Mobile has disclosed a security breach that targeted users of its prepaid cellular telephone services. In a statement released November 22, T-Mobile says hackers did not access passwords, financial information, or Social Security n
OnePlus suffers data breach, delays disclosure
Smartphone maker OnePlus failed to notify customers of a mid-November data breach until more than a week had passed. Unauthorized parties hacked into OnePlus servers, accessing the names, email addresses, and shipping details for about 3,000 customers in India. OnePlus took prompt steps to stop t
Women in tech statistics: Girls get tech
“By teaching our girls to code, we’re not just preparing them to enter the workforce — we’re preparing them to lead it.” — Reshma Saujani, founder of Girls Who Code, a nonprofit organization that aims to close the gender gap in technology If we want to pinpoint the moment women beg
Piracy statistics for 2020 – People would still download a car
Find the best VPN for torrenting! For years, consumers griped about cable bundling and having to pay high prices for hundreds of channels they never watched in order to get the handful they enjoyed. Despite the growing availability of legal streaming options since then, piracy statistics show tha