Behind Blue Eyes

The Who once sang in their great song Behind Blue Eyes, “No one knows what it’s like, To be the bad man, To be the sad man, Behind blue eyes…” I like that song always have. But every once in a while our in-justice system shows how ignorant and foolish they can be in relation to technology. In one of the latest rulings by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, located in San Francisco, CA, they have clearly setup a legal trap for all US based Internet users. You can more clearly understand this by going to this site which carries the summary details. Go ahead click, the site is safe. Willie Nelson once encouraged mothers across America to, “…[…]

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Spotting Bogus Email

Do you know how to spot a bogus email? Email has become the lifeblood for many companies, allowing us to connect and communicate globally almost instantly. But with email a serious risk is created, both to you and those you communicate with. Those who use the Internet world for evil are constantly targeting unsuspecting people. So to help you be more secure, take a moment to review the following to see if you are “Switched On” in your security posture. To help us clean up your email security posture, apply some SOAP.   Stop-> When checking your email, look closely at the subject and senders. Are they ones you are expecting or know of? Are you getting something that doesn’t[…]

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Ashley, Hillary, and the OPM – We are from the government, here to help

Let me start by saying I’m a full on patriot. Flag waving, Anthem signing, lover of America. So before you able me as someone against the government stopping terrorist do on thing- STOP IT. The info security wold is abuzz with the latest breach- Ashley Madison, and I hope that you, dear reader are not on that list. But even before the latest embarrassing disclosure, government officials were calling for backdoors into crypto software. Trying to include a method to “see” into private conversations, and secure networks. And of course, these backdoors will be secure and outside the reach of evil doers. Right…. If any specific entities should be handling security like it is life or death, it is the[…]

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