National Cyber Security News Center

#onlinedating | Life in lockdown has made us more open to virtual dating | #bumble | #tinder | #pof | romancescams | #scams

Blue-stalling: When two people are dating and acting like a couple, but one person in the partnership states they’re unready for any sort of label or commitment (despite acting in a different manner). Breadcrumbing: Leaving ‘breadcrumbs’ of interest – random noncommittal messages and notifications that seem to lead on forever, but…

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July 1 update on COVID-19 in MN: Inflammatory condition affecting kids surfaces | #covid19 | #kids | #childern | #parenting | #parenting | #kids

Updated: 5:46 p.m. Thirteen Minnesota children have been found to have a worrisome inflammatory condition believed to be related to COVID-19, state officials said Wednesday. Multi-system inflammatory syndrome was confirmed in the children, who developed symptoms between mid-May and mid-June; their average age was 5, and most had no prior…

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#sextrafficking | Duffy slams Netflix for film 365 Days depiction of sex trafficking | #tinder | #pof | #match | romancescams | #scams

_________________________ Duffy slams Netflix for film 365 Days depiction of sex trafficking | EW.com Top Navigation Close View image Singer Duffy slams Netflix for film 365 Days glamorizing ‘brutal reality of sex trafficking’ this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. Source link…

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Hundreds of kids at Texas daycares are testing positive for coronavirus – BGR | #coronavirus | #kids. | #children | #parenting | #parenting | #kids

Health experts are hopeful that schools will be able to reopen in the fall, but hundreds of children at daycare centers in Texas have been infected in recent weeks. If the coronavirus infection rate in the United States doesn’t drop significantly before the fall, sending kids to school might put…

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#sextrafficking | ‘365 Days film glamorises sex trafficking & kidnapping’: Duffy writes to Netflix CEO | #tinder | #pof | #match | romancescams | #scams

Singer Anne Duffy recently penned an open letter to Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, requesting the streaming giant to remove the film 365 Days, as it eroticises ‘sex trafficking, kidnapping, and rape’. In her letter, Duffy mentioned that movies of such sort, should not be anyone’s idea of entertainment, nor should it be…

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#cyberbullying | #cyberbully | Fuji TV had deal with “Terrace House” cast on how scenes played out | #parenting | #parenting | #kids

Hana Kimura looks on during the press conference Bushiroad and Stardom on October 17, 2019 in Tokyo, Japan. (Getty/Kyodo) TOKYO (Kyodo) — Fuji Television said Friday it had a written agreement with cast members of its popular reality show “Terrace House” on how scenes would be staged, after the death…

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The kid next door: Neighborhood friendships on a comeback amid the pandemic | #coronavirus | #kids. | #children | #parenting | #parenting | #kids

Children’s social worlds have been upended by the suspension of school and extracurricular activities due to the pandemic. Many older children and adolescents have been able to maintain their friendships over social media. But, for younger children, this approach is less likely to be available to them and less likely…

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Facebook to advise use of masks, will offer reminders to its users to wear face coverings amid virus spike | #facebookdating | #tinder | #pof | romancescams | #scams

_________________________ WASHINGTON: Facebook said Thursday it would offer reminders to its users to wear protective masks, responding to the latest surge in US coronavirus cases, which has sparked renewed fears of containing the pandemic. The social network giant said it would include the alerts at the top of feeds on…

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Singapore opposition hit with misinformation law before polls | #socialmedia | #hacking | #facebook | #cybersecurity | #informationsecurity

Singapore opposition hit with misinformation law before polls/node/1699211/world Updated 10 sec ago July 03, 2020 06:26 Singapore opposition hit with misinformation law before polls Ministers can order social media sites to put warnings next to posts the government considers false and order pages be blocked Updated 10 sec ago AFP…

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#computerhacking | #computer | #Hacking | Ransomware Protection Market Analysis, Revenue, Price, Share, Growth Rate, Forecast 2025 – 3w Market News Reports | #cybersecurity | #informationsecurity

Global Ransomware Protection Market: Snapshot  The global ransomware protection market is prognosticated to be bolstered on the back of the growing need for email protection since email is researched to be a top source used for ransomware distribution. The May 2017 cyberattack that affected about 150 countries was spiked by……

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