Tech Tips for a Safer 2017
What goes with Target, Home Depot, and Sony, among others? For millions of Americans, security breaches may come to mind. Halfway through the year, 2017 has already added to the list with Kmart and Chipotle experiencing their own high-profile security challenges, courtesy of interconnected technology and the hackers who exploit tech loopholes for financial gain. As rumors fly that large banks may hoard digital currency such as Bitcoins to pay ransomware (ransom-demanding malware), the message to hackers becomes clear: it pays (quite literally) to hack large organizations. The question is what can we do to promote cybersecurity when global corporations can’t seem to keep it together?