Alexa the Great

Alexa the Great

Computers are everywhere and they are listening. I think the adage “be careful what you say” applies here. And it isn’t just a matter of what you type into your twitter feed – what you communicate verbally is stored in a computer in the sky and could come back...
Well-Known Travel Site Sabre Gets Hacked

Well-Known Travel Site Sabre Gets Hacked

If you used the travel site Saber for booking hotels between August of 2016 and March of 2017, be advised that your data was likely stolen by hackers, including your credit card number, your name as it appears on the card and the card’s expiration date. Saber is one...
Ransomware Discovered On Some Google Play Store Apps

Ransomware Discovered On Some Google Play Store Apps

Researchers from McAfee’s mobile division have discovered a strain of ransomware called “LeakerLocker” on two apps that slipped through Google’s various checks and made their way onto the Google Play Store. The apps in question were “Booster and Cleaner Pro,” which...