Hollysys Provides Business Update | #education | #technology | #training | #cybersecurity | #infosecurity | #hacker

BEIJING, July 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Hollysys Automation Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: HOLI) (“Hollysys” or the “Company”),  a leading provider of automation and control technologies and applications in China, today announced its business update and revised outlook: Business Update “With the easing of the pandemic and the steady economic recovery in China, management of the Company […]

Here’s why the NCAA’s new marketing rules create an ‘opportunity’ for Northeastern | #students | #parents | #parenting | #parenting | #kids

New NCAA rules that enable student-athletes to profit commercially from their names, images, and likenesses offer an opportunity for Northeastern, says the university’s new athletic director, Jim Madigan. “Here at Northeastern, we’re an entrepreneurial campus,” says Madigan, who coached the Huskies’ men’s hockey program to three successive Beanpot titles before he was named director of […]

Customer Data Not Compromised During Ransomware Attack – CBS Boston | #malware | #ransomware | #cybersecurity | #infosecurity | #hacker

FALMOUTH (CBS) – The Steamship Authority said no customer data or payment information was compromised during a ransomware attack that crippled its website in early June. Passengers were unable to make or change reservations for the ferry from Cape Cod to Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket, as the June 2 ransomware attack took the Steamship Authority’s […]

Joel Greenberg looks to delay sentencing on sex trafficking conviction, court documents show | #tinder | #pof | #match | #sextrafficking | romancescams | #scams

Joel Greenberg, the ex-Seminole County Tax Collector, is seeking to delay his sentencing on federal charges by 90 days, according to court documents. In June, a judge set Greenberg’s sentencing date for Aug. 19 at 9:30 a.m. at the U.S. Courthouse in Orlando. This came after Greenberg entered a guilty plea to six criminal charges, […]

The Smallest Regulations Can Make a Big Difference | #phishing | #scams | #cybersecurity | #infosecurity | #hacker

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau was put into dry dock during the Trump years. Trump’s appointed directors—first, White House budget director Mick Mulvaney; then, his ally Kathy Kraninger—turned away from enforcement, reduced fines systematically (which became known as “the Mulvaney discount”), and rewrote rules to undermine consumer protection. But the… The post The Smallest Regulations […]

Move to enshrine climate fight in French constitution fails -PM | #students | #parents | #parenting | #parenting | #kids

PARIS (Reuters) -French Prime Minister Jean Castex said on Tuesday an initiative to enshrine the fight against climate change in the constitution was at an end, after parliament’s upper house voted to block a constitutional referendum on the issue. The upper house voted on Monday against plans for a referendum, which had been promised by […]

Hackers showcase America’s vulnerabilities | News, Sports, Jobs | #government | #hacking | #cyberattack | #cybersecurity | #infosecurity | #hacker

Among many claimed benefits, cryptocurrencies supposedly offer two significant benefits over fiat currencies: 1) autonomy and 2) discretion. This past week, the U.S. federal government took them both down. The U.S. Department of Justice issued a press statement that it had seized $2.3 million in cryptocurrency. The seizure was the result of the FBI’s Colonial […]

I want to build a Young Greens activist base that fights capitalism and injustice | #students | #parents | #parenting | #parenting | #kids

Through starting the rent strike at Sheffield Hallam University I’ve been at the front of the fight getting £4 million back in rent for our students exploited by landlords and holding the university to account on the sexual harassment of students. I’ve been active in the national Rent Strike Now network, working with student activist […]

Microsoft: Hackers Now Only Need Under 45 Minutes to Insert Ransomware | #microsoft | #hacking | #cybersecurity | #cybersecurity | #infosecurity | #hacker

Jamie P., Tech Times 29 September 2020, 01:09 pm Hacking is no longer a new thing in the computer and internet world. Most of them use businesses, individuals, or groups that mainly target financial ransom. Through inserting malware or ransomware, hackers may control a device and open the target’s financial records or other private stuff. Microsoft […]

#parent | #kids | Chicago July 4th weekend violence: 100 people shot, including 11 kids, and 18 killed | #parenting | #parenting | #kids

At least 100 people were shot in Chicago over the extended holiday weekend, including 11 children and a police commander, and 18 were killed, according to information released Tuesday.  There were 69 shootings from 6 p.m. Friday and 11:59 p.m. Monday, with 100 people wounded, the Chicago Police Department (CPD) said. The 18 murder victims […]

Website of Army Public School hacked, probe on | Lucknow News | #cybersecurity | #cyberattack | #cybersecurity | #infosecurity | #hacker

Lucknow: Unidentified miscreants hacked the website of Army Public School (APS), Nehru Road and started flashing objectionable messages, presenting Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Jammu & Kashmir in bad light. The IT supervisor of APS lodged a complaint with Cantonment police. The complainant alleged that websites of other branches of the APS have also been […]

No, open source Audacity audio editor is not “spyware” | #firefox | #chrome | #microsoftedge | #cybersecurity | #infosecurity | #hacker

Enlarge / Familiar to many an at-home podcaster. Jim Salter Over the fourth of July weekend, several open source news outlets began warning readers that the popular open source audio editing app Audacity is now “spyware.” This would be very alarming if true—there aren’t any obvious successors or alternatives which meet the same use cases. […]

Sheriff: New human trafficking unit arrest 2 men on child exploitation | #tinder | #pof | #match | #sextrafficking | romancescams | #scams

_________________________ By Terrance Kelly Click here for updates on this story     GWINNETT COUNTY (WGCL) — A new unit in the Gwinnett County Sheriff’s office reported two men were arrested in connection to child exploitation. Gwinnett County Sheriff Keybo Taylor established the unit when he took office in January 2021. The newly-created division, […]