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Jul 31, 2017

Spoke with Jeff Chidester today to discuss more on the Robocall problem.

We have also talked more about how spy devices on kids' toys the post risk at privacy and safety of children.

Find out more, only on CraigPeterson.com.

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Wasserman Schultz’s IT Aide Arrested At Airport After Transferring $300k To Pakistan From House Office

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/wasserman-schultzs-it-aide-arrested-at-airport-after-transferring-300k-to-pakistan-from-house-office/12952 

Blocking Robocalls on iOS and Android

http://craigpeterson.com/featured-on/wtag/blocking-robocalls-on-ios-and-android/12923 

FBI issues urgent warning over spy toys which put ‘privacy and safety of children at risk’

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/fbi-issues-urgent-warning-over-spy-toys-which-put-privacy-and-safety-of-children-at-risk/12949 

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Jul 25, 2017

2.5 billion spam robocalls in the month of June alone?

Joining Jim to find out more about the what are robocalls, how it affects consumers and businesses, what to do about them, and why is FCC serious about ending it.

More tech and security news only on CraigPeterson.com.

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The FCC's getting serious about ending robocalls

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/the-fccs-getting-serious-about-ending-robocalls/12898 

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Jul 24, 2017

Joined Jack today for another interesting discussion on what are the possible future effects of artificial intelligence to us. 

It has been recently reported that Elon Musk has been considering the possibility of colonizing Mars as a solution to escaping artificial intelligence.

Find out more, only on CraigPeterson.com.

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Jul 22, 2017

Talked about the "Devil's Ivy" that have hit millions of devices in the internet of things, and a class that will teach you to be a future cyber criminal for only $945.

How else will we be able to secure our businesses and homes when there are people who are now being taught to hack our systems. 

These and more on CraigPeterson.com.

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The Rise and Fall of Working From Home

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/the-rise-and-fall-of-working-from-home/12891 

For $945, this six-week class teaches future cybercriminals

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/for-945-this-six-week-class-teaches-future-cybercriminals/12895 

The FCC's getting serious about ending robocalls

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/the-fccs-getting-serious-about-ending-robocalls/12898 

House Democratic committee moves to encrypted messaging for internal communications

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/house-democratic-committee-moves-to-encrypted-messaging-for-internal-communications/12901 

"Devil's Ivy" Vulnerability Could Hit Millions of IoT Devices

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/devils-ivy-vulnerability-could-hit-millions-of-iot-devices/12905 

GhostCtrl ransomware can disguise itself as WhatsApp and record you

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/ghostctrl-ransomware-can-disguise-itself-as-whatsapp-and-record-you/12909 

Almost half of IT security incidents are caused by company employees, report says

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/almost-half-of-it-security-incidents-are-caused-by-company-employees-report-says/12912 

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Jul 15, 2017

Huge studies show that coffee drinkers are less likely to die earlier than non-coffee drinkers. Now, isn't that something to start your day?

How true is it that Kaspersky Lab is working with the Russian intel? Also, in the news are 6 million Verizon customer information that was leaked. How else can we keep our personal information, or businesses secure?

 

These and more on CraigPeterson.com.

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Personal Data of 6 Million Verizon Customers Was Leaked

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/personal-data-of-6-million-verizon-customers-was-leaked/12815 

Source: A “Sense Of Panic” At Apple As The Next Flagship iPhone’s Software Problems Persist

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/source-a-sense-of-panic-at-apple-as-the-next-flagship-iphones-software-problems-persist/12818 

Android Malware Steals Personal Data, Threatens to Leak It Online Unless You Pay

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/android-malware-steals-personal-data-threatens-to-leak-it-online-unless-you-pay/12821 

FBI didn’t need warrant for stingray in attempted murder case, DOJ says

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/fbi-didnt-need-warrant-for-stingray-in-attempted-murder-case-doj-says/12823 

Kaspersky Lab Has Been Working With Russian Intelligence

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/kaspersky-lab-has-been-working-with-russian-intelligence/12826 

Six major US airports now scan Americans’ faces when they leave country

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/six-major-us-airports-now-scan-americans-faces-when-they-leave-country/12831 

Coffee Drinkers Live Longer — Science Says So!

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/coffee-drinkers-live-longer-science-says-so/12834 

Is Amazon taking over the world? These charts will give you a hint.

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/is-amazon-taking-over-the-world-these-charts-will-give-you-a-hint/12837 

Amazing DNA tool gives cops a new way to crack cold cases

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/amazing-dna-tool-gives-cops-a-new-way-to-crack-cold-cases/12840 

Google’s Backup & Sync Service Is Here to Secure the Rest of Your Data

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/googles-backup-sync-service-is-here-to-secure-the-rest-of-your-data/12843 

If you blinked, you missed yesterday’s net neutrality protest

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/if-you-blinked-you-missed-yesterdays-net-neutrality-protest/12846 

Apple is adding 3D lasers to the iPhone so we can all be AR zombies

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/apple-is-adding-3d-lasers-to-the-iphone-so-we-can-all-be-ar-zombies/12850 

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Jul 8, 2017

With the growing demand for mobility, companies are moving to the cloud to align with the needs. But, do employees need to be taking the toll as they lose their jobs?

Also, in today's discussion, the Petya ransomware authors are demanding $250K in their first public statement.

These and more on CraigPeterson.com.

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Volvo to go all electric with new models from 2019

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/volvo-to-go-all-electric-with-new-models-from-2019/12787 

Coldest July Temperature Ever Recorded In The Northern Hemisphere, but Climate "Scientists" say it's Warmer

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/coldest-july-temperature-ever-recorded-in-the-northern-hemisphere-but-climate-scientists-say-its-warmer/12790 

Did CNN threaten Reddit user who created Trump's wrestling meme?

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/did-cnn-threaten-reddit-user-who-created-trumps-wrestling-meme/12793 

Ukranian company that spread Petya could face criminal charges for vulnerability

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/ukranian-company-that-spread-petya-could-face-criminal-charges-for-vulnerability/12796 

Petya ransomware authors demand $250,000 in first public statement since the attack

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/petya-ransomware-authors-demand-250000-in-first-public-statement-since-the-attack/12801 

Microsoft Will Lay Off Thousands Of Employees as It Looks to the Cloud

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/microsoft-will-lay-off-thousands-of-employees-as-it-looks-to-the-cloud/12804 

Apple’s bug bounty program faltering due to low payouts to researchers, new report claims

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/apples-bug-bounty-program-faltering-due-to-low-payouts-to-researchers-new-report-claims/12807 

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Jul 1, 2017

Backing up can't be that hard, but how do you make sure that your backups are safe? 

Just recently, a ransomware called Petya and victims are advised not to pay the ransom. With all the technology of securing your systems, still, some businesses and home users aren't secured.

Tune-in to Craig's radio show every Saturday, 11am/ET and stay aware and on top of the latest in security and technology.

These and more only on CraigPeterson.com.

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Google Backup And Sync To Make Backing Up Your Files Much Simpler

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/google-backup-and-sync-to-make-backing-up-your-files-much-simpler/12719 

Google now has all the data it needs, will stop scanning Gmail inboxes for ad personalization

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/google-now-has-all-the-data-it-needs-will-stop-scanning-gmail-inboxes-for-ad-personalization/12722 

Under pressure, Western tech firms bow to Russian demands to share cyber secrets

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/under-pressure-western-tech-firms-bow-to-russian-demands-to-share-cyber-secrets/12725 

House Dems Hired A Fired McDonald’s Worker As Their IT Guy

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/house-dems-hired-a-fired-mcdonalds-worker-as-their-it-guy/12728 

NATO says cyber attacks a call to arms

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/nato-says-cyber-attacks-a-call-to-arms/12731 

Child protection groups warn of young people using new Snapchat location feature

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/child-protection-groups-warn-of-young-people-using-new-snapchat-location-feature/12734 

Yes, insecticides do cause bees to die

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/yes-insecticides-do-cause-bees-to-die/12738 

Are you forgetful? That's just your brain erasing useless memories

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/are-you-forgetful-thats-just-your-brain-erasing-useless-memories/12742 

Common sense is rare with cybersecurity, and it will be for a long time

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/common-sense-is-rare-with-cybersecurity-and-it-will-be-for-a-long-time/12746 

Windows 10 will hide your important files from ransomware soon

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/windows-10-will-hide-your-important-files-from-ransomware-soon/12749 

Petya victims told not to pay ransom as hackers are no longer able to unlock victims' computers

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/petya-victims-told-not-to-pay-ransom-as-hackers-are-no-longer-able-to-unlock-victims-computers/12752 

'NotPetya' ransomware attack shows corporate social responsibility should include cybersecurity

http://craigpeterson.com/radio-show/notpetya-ransomware-attack-shows-corporate-social-responsibility-should-include-cybersecurity/12756 

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