The Pew Research Center released a statistic this month that showed 90% of Americans believe they have no control over their personal information—that the facts and figures and ciphers unique to them are simply in too many places, and essentially that the data cat’s out of the bag. Whether they are of the unavoidable variety or the product of carelessness, they will continue to happen apace.
Now the third certainty in life, breaches have become the potholes on a bumpy road.
A third approach, motion dazzle, confuses the observer with a conspicuous pattern, making the object visible but momentarily harder to locate.
The majority of camouflage methods aim for crypsis, often through a general resemblance to the background, high contrast disruptive coloration, eliminating shadow, and countershading.
Like the site said, you can see into ‘bedrooms of all countries of the world’.
There are 256 countries listed plus one directory not sorted into country categories.” You may remember the sextortionist who hacked into Miss Teen USA’s computer camera and took compromising photographs.
Are your fitness records hackable by a third party? The number of people who don’t change default passwords is staggering, as evidenced by the 73,000 wide-open webcams on that Russian website.
There’s a major disconnect here, and it’s specific to the Internet of Things.
Free security software just doesn’t have the resources to keep up with new threats as they emerge.The rule here couldn’t be simpler: Anything that hooks into a network must be locked down. Consider this: There are websites that list the default passwords of all kinds of devices.If you have something wireless that’s hooking up to your household router, it likely came with a pre-set password and login. And what’s to stop a hacker from opening your front door or turning off your heat during a blizzard or your lights during a home invasion: all with an app?What no one wants to deal with is the fact that the road ends abruptly—jagged concrete and rebar sticking out—and there’s nothing but air after that, and a whole lot of it, between you and the endless crimes that can be committed against you.You might have heard that hackers can access your webcam.