We’ve reached the mid-point of 2022 and when it comes to security, I feel like we’re not making much headway. I still see people report they’re getting scammed, ransomed, and attacked on a regular basis — and for many users the browser is becoming the most important part of whatever platform you use. So now… Continue reading Time for a mid-year browser security check
Balancing public service with fraud prevention requires rule revisions and public trust.
I did not attend WEIS this year, but Ross Anderson was there and liveblogged all the talks.
To keep fireworks fun and safe, we’ve created a firework safety guide! These tips will help keep everyone safe while enjoying pyrotechnics. The post 13 Fireworks Safety Tips appeared first on SafeWise.
After first suspending operations in March 2022, the networking company has formally announced it will be quitting Russia.
Most of those surveyed are concerned about AI-based attacks and deepfakes, but suggest that their organization is ready.
Researchers thaw squid frozen into a cube and often make interesting discoveries. (Okay, this is a weird story.) As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about the security stories in the news that I haven’t covered. Read my blog posting guidelines here.
The Spyderco Chaparral Prestige is our top pick for the best knife for self-defense because it has a strong, easily sharpened blade and tough handle. The post Best Knives for Self Defense appeared first on SafeWise.
Apple will add another obstacle against successful phishing attacks in iOS 16, iPadOS 16, and macOS Ventura, which will show a company’s official logo to help recipients recognize genuine from fake emails. Brand Indicators for Message Identification Apple’s forthcoming operating systems will support Brand Indicators for Message Identification (BIMI). This is a specification to enable… Continue reading Apple says it’s time your business ran BIMI
Bronze Starlight’s use of multiple ransomware families and its victim-targeting suggest there’s more to the group’s activities than just financial gain, security vendor says.