Monthly Archives: February 2017

#CyberHeadlines: UC Awareness Training; D.C. Police Hit with Ransomware; What’sApp Privacy Suit

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#CyberHeadlines: UC Awareness Training; D.C. Police Hit with Ransomware; What’sApp Privacy Suit UC Davis Talks about Training https://www.ucdavis.edu/news/cybersecurity-training-worth-repeating/ Recently, UC Davis got hit with a phishing attack. Dave Jones, a faculty member at UC Davis, used this case as encouragement for the required, annual UC cybersecurity awareness training. He points… Read more »

#CyberHeadlines: LeakedSource Server Confiscated

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#CyberHeadlines: LeakedSource Server Confiscated LeakedSources Shuts Down LeakedSources, a popular site for amateur hackers, has allegedly had its server confiscated by U.S. law enforcement. PC World quotes users on HackForums.net who claim that any amateur hackers who paid for information from this site now has all of their personal info… Read more »

#CyberHeadlines: Phishing NATO

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#CyberHeadlines: Phishing NATO Hackers Phished NATO with new Matryoshka Doll Reconnaissance Framework A new, layered approach of hacking has been employed upon NATO members. A report by Steve Ranger of ZDNet and Tech Republic put out a report, outlining their tactics today (January 31, 2017). Researchers who were targeted in… Read more »

How to become a Security Engineer

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How to become a Security Engineer Browse our course library and get your career path started today!   What is a Security Engineer? As with most cyber security jobs, a Security Engineer job description ranges from company to company. At its core, security engineering focuses on the tools and methods… Read more »