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Now displaying: April, 2018
Apr 30, 2018

Can your Amazon tell you what is happening in your home? Craig and Jack had an engaging conversation about the presence of these new smart speakers that some of you have in your homes and exactly what they record and what you may be able to find out.

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Apr 26, 2018

Chinese are hacking in the United States.  Ken, Matt and Craig discuss why the FBI are interested in what Craig found at a small NH Firm this week.

Do you know how much information you share when you purchase things using apps?  Craig, Ken and Matt talk about apps and all the information that gets shared and how it may cost you in the long run.

Does Facebook want your health information?  Listen in as Matt, Ken and Craig unravel why a Doctor from Facebook would go to hospitals to get them to share their medical data.

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Apr 24, 2018

We always hear about the Big Business Hacks but Wait till you hear Craig and Jim discuss what happened to a small business in NH this week and why FBI is interested.

Do you order things online with your mobile device or smart speaker? Craig and Jim discuss how much information you give away when you use apps to purchase items.

 

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What's At Stake for Mark Zuckerberg

 

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Apr 23, 2018

Small Businesses are under attack.  If you don't think so listen in as Craig and Jack discuss what happened this week to a small NH firm and why it has the FBI's attention.

 

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CEO who led Equifax during data breach gets a huge bonus

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Apr 16, 2018

 

It has been another busy week in Technology this week.  Additionally, I had a really good webinar where I covered the 7 Deadly Cyber Threats to Small Business and what you can do.  I will be doing more of these free webinars so sign up so for my email list so I can notify you when we are having another.

 

Data collection and Privacy has been in the news again.  There are many data brokers out there who are making a great profit off of your information.  Craig talks about how you opt out of some of these. 

 

Mark Zuckerberg was on the hot seat this week and for all the press he is getting about his lack of security when it comes to your privacy — Craig has shares some news that you will find interesting. 

 

Having secure passwords is important but if you can’t remember it without writing it down then how secure is it.  Craig shares some tips for creating secure passwords you can remember. 

 

Cambridge Analytica’s efforts were completely legal.  They worked within the established guidelines that Facebook set up.  Craig discusses why they are only upset with them but not when Obama for America did the same thing.

 

Facebook is under a Consent Decree for the next 20 years (began in 2011) for not protecting the privacy of its users.  Oops… they did it again and the fines are HUGE!  Craig explains just how huge they might be.

 

Google keeps everything you search for.  Craig tells you the simple steps you can take to Delete your entire search history.

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Google Keeps a Record of Your ENTIRE Search History. Here’s How to Delete It in 4 Easy Steps


How big could Facebook’s fine theoretically get? Here’s a hint: There are four commas, and counting.

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Apr 11, 2018

Facebook faces a fine potential greater than all the CASH in the world combined!  Why? Craig, Ken and Matt talk about a 2011 FTC Consent Decree along with an entirely New Investigation that was just opened on Facebook.

Also, This week Craig is holding a FREE Briefing webinar on The Seven Greatest Cyber Threats Small Businesses Face and what they can do about it at 4 PM Thursday April 12.  Reserve your Seat at http://craigpeterson.com/briefing

 

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How big could Facebooks fine theoretically get heres a hint there are four commas and counting

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Apr 10, 2018

What happens if you lose critical data for your company?  Would you get reprimanded or even lose your job?  How about if you quit afterward?  Would the company owe you?  

 

Well I think we all need to go to work for Equifax!  Jack and Craig spend some time this morning discussing the one million dollar bonus that the ex-CEO of Equifax got.  Remember he oversaw 1,200 times more data than the Library of Congress and let it get breached. Wouldn’t you like a huge bonus if you screwed up that badly —- unbelievable

 

Jack and Craig discuss Craig’s upcoming security briefing  this week on the “7 cybersecurity threats that small businesses and what they can do to stop it”.  It is free and you can sign up to reserve your seat here: https://mainstream.net/webinar/

 

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Related Articles:

CEO who led Equifax during data breach gets a huge bonus

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Apr 10, 2018

Want to know what’s really going on with Facebook?  The Feds, The Fines, and A Seven-Year-old Consent Decree - Jim and Craig discuss it all.

 

Jim and Craig also discuss why Craig is doing a Free Briefing Webinar this week entitled The 7 Greatest Cyber Security Threats to Small Businesses this Thursday at 4 PM.  You can register at http://craigpeterson.com/briefing.

 

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Related Articles:

 

What's At Stake for Mark Zuckerberg

 

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Apr 3, 2018

What are the Russians up to now?  Jim and Craig talk about their latest chilling new cold war tactic - untraceable food assassinations.

 

Can you go on with your daily life if you lose your power for days, weeks or even months? Jim and Craig tell you what some of the hackers have in mind for our electric grid and why you need to be concerned.

 

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Russia could use robots to poison food for 'untraceable' AI assassinations in chilling new cold war, expert claims

US Electric Grid Vulnerable to Unprecedented Waves of Attack

Atlanta Working 'Around the Clock' to Fight Off Ransomware Attack

Atlanta, hit by ransomware attack, also fell victim to leaked NSA exploits

Mozilla's new Firefox add-on stops Facebook tracking your online habits

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Apr 2, 2018

We are being hacked and the number and intensity are increasing. Listen as Jack and Craig discuss some of the recent large breaches and what the solution may be.

“Cellphones are Causing Cancer” is akin to chicken little yelling “The Sky is Falling”. Craig and Jack talk about the difference between ionizing radiation and non-iodizing radiation and what these “studies” really say.

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