Cyber Security: 2012 Threat Predictions

Year end cyber security threat reports by McAfee and Cisco provide some useful warnings and recommendations for 2012.     McAfee lists the top 10 threats as: Industrial threats will mature and segment Embedded hardware attacks will widen and deepen  Hacktivism and Anonymous will reboot and evolve  Virtual currency systems will experience broader and more…

Tech Giants Behaving Badly: Google, Facebook, Cisco, Nokia and Microsoft Under Scrutiny

Tech Giants Behaving Badly Google’s Canadian Overdose $500M DOJ Settlement Plus Class Action Suit Google has entered into a $500 million settlement with the Department of Justice for allowing Canadian pharmacies to advertise in the US.  Google blocked ads from other countries, just not Canada.  The U.S. Attorney for Rhode Island that ran the investigation…