Hackers targeted Equifax months before a massive breach that affected 143 million Americans

Hackers accessed Equifax systems months before the credit-reporting agency publicly announced a massive breach that potentially exposed the personal financial data of 143 million Americans, Bloomberg reported Monday, citing people familiar with the matter. The breach, which Bloomberg said Equifax had not previously disclosed publicly, took place in March. The…

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Inside the Shadowy World of Revenge Hackers

The plan was to hack the hackers. Cybercriminals had targeted a global bank’s customers with phishing emails to break into their accounts. The legal option—waiting for law enforcement to investigate and perhaps apprehend the hackers—would have taken too long. So the bank was willing to try something else, and a team…

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Cyber Operations Analyst

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve…

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Understanding HIPAA For Beginners

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, including fundamentals, privacy, security, and common myths. This course will shows you where and how HIPAA affects health care and insurance through modifications to other related laws. Offered in an easy-to-follow format, the text includes examples, real-life scenarios, and optional interactive features to help…

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Microsoft Office

Course Description: This course provides an overview of microcomputer applications including Microsoft Windows 8, Microsoft Office 2013, Microsoft Word 2013, Microsoft Excel 2013, and Microsoft PowerPoint 2013. No experience with a computer is assumed, and no mathematics beyond the high school freshman level is required. Course Outcomes: The objectives of…

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Network Operations Manager

Description Who We Seek: Passion Seekers. You genuinely care about the work that you do and its impact on society. Self-Starters. You’re a go-getter who isn’t afraid to step up and disrupt the status quo. Entrepreneurs. You bring fresh ideas to the table, work hard, develop business and consistently seek new challenges. Collaborators. You’re…

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Why is Bitcoin a Holy Grail for Hackers?

Globalisation and technological advancements have created ample of opportunities for businesses that want to grow and expand. Authentic companies follow international laws and procedures for cross-border trades, while others choose illegitimate paths to meet their goals. Up till 2009, making online payments and transactions was a challenging task for businesses…

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Equifax had patch 2 months before hack

The Equifax data breach affecting 143 million Americans happened because the company failed to install a security patch in computer code, a vulnerability industry experts identified months prior to the hack. Mark Rohrwasser will replace Webb and will be responsible for worldwide technology operations. The retiring of now-former CSO Susan…

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IT PROGRAM MANAGER

Purpose: Merchants Fleet Management is growing and we’re looking for an experienced, talented, versatile and flexible program manager. You will work with the IT Team including project managers, analysts, QA staff, developers and sr. managers along with the various Business teams within Merchants. The Program Manager is a high-middle level…

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Hackers Are Targeting Universities

Stealing research may be primary aim. In the US, cyberattacks on colleges and universities have seen a noticeable increase in the past year or so, and with the abundance of data the schools store on their students, it’s not hard to see why. Across the K-12 public school spectrum and…

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5 Ways to Secure Wi-Fi Networks

Wi-Fi is one entry-point hackers can use to get into your network without setting foot inside your building because wireless is much more open to eavesdroppers than wired networks, which means you have to be more diligent about security. But there’s a lot more to Wi-Fi security than just setting…

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