Bugs Are a Hacker’s Best Friend

An Android/Linux bug left about one billion mobile phone users exposed to insertion of malware.  Ars Technica says that in order to remain secure while performing something as simple as browsing among websites, the user needs to assure all communications in use are encrypted, else the bug provides a pathway for hackers to insert malware. […]

Online Safety: It’s Time to Stop, Think and Connect

The Internet as Wild West metaphor is one of the most overused clichés around.  But there’s a reason for that.  The Internet, especially in largely filter-less America, is a wide open space, a virtual playground of First Amendment activity.  This is a good thing, and the vibrancy of the Internet is good for consumers as […]