Is Going Offline the Solution to Increasing Online Threats for Privacy Breaches?

IT Security Loopholes

The National Telecommunications & information Administration has completed a report, with some very important conclusions. According to the report, an increasing number of citizens may stop using the Internet due to the privacy breaches and the intrusive nature of the government. About 45% of Americans agree that privacy loss is an existing fear. Continue reading “Is Going Offline the Solution to Increasing Online Threats for Privacy Breaches?”

How to secure home router

secure your router

Hackers have discovered ways to hack into home routers and modify their configuration. They do this by taking advantage of JavaScript which is built into webpages and logging in as administrators, ultimately altering the router’s DNS settings and assigning DNS servers controlled by attackers. These hacked home routers will then be used as a springboard to perform a number of malicious actions like identity theft and malware attacks. Continue reading “How to secure home router”