Monday, January 6, 2014

2014 01 06 WTKM Talking Points (Jan 6thd 2014)

CryptoLocker lure victims with fake activation codes
    
Adobe, Microsoft

 Hacker backdoors Linksys, Netgear, Cisco and other routers

Snapchat issues update in wake of 4.6 million user data breach
     Not one mention of "apology" or "sorry"

Slovenian jailed for creating code behind 12 MILLION strong 'Mariposa' botnet army

Skype's Twitter account, blog hacked to spread anti-Microsoft messages
     Message said not to use Micro$oft email. I spread that message for many years.

Privacy: I read an article How the NSA hacks PCs, phones, routers, hard disks 'at speed of light':
Spy tech catalog leaks
     Subtitle: It's not as bad as you thought - it's much worse


Passwords

Windows 8.1 and Microsoft account

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