Entries by John Sileo

iPhone Security Crash Course: 13 Hacker-proofing Tips

iPhone Security In the Mid/Post-Pandemic World We are no longer just addicted to our iPhones; we are officially in a committed relationship, thanks to the pandemic. We mobile office from them, bank from them, attend doctor’s appointments, kids’ classes and Zoom happy hours from them. And in the midst of all of this critical and […]

Zoom Security in 7 Steps (Video + Graphic)

Since this video was recorded, Zoom has issued several security updates. Learn more at the Zoom Security web page and don’t forget to update to the latest version! Zoom Security Transcript: Hey, everybody. It’s good to see you back again. Today we’re going to talk about seven steps you can take to lock down your […]

Cybersecurity for Your Home or Virtual Office

Cybersecurity Virtual Office Key Links from the Webinar: ZOOM Sileo Security Video Password Managers Review Data Backup Physical/Cloud Backup  ZOOM Security & Privacy Page There is something great to be learned about cybersecurity from this pandemic. Preparing for a crisis before it happens is far less expensive than recovering after it happens. The U.S. saved […]

Telemedicine: Are Virtual Doctor Visits a Cyber & Privacy Risk?

The Trump administration has relaxed privacy requirements for telemedicine, or virtual doctor visits: medical staff treating patients over the phone and using video apps such as FaceTime, Zoom, Skype and Google Hangouts. The move raises the chances that hackers will be able to access patient’s highly sensitive medical data, using it, for example, to blackmail the […]

Are Hackers Targeting Your Association? Here’s How to Stop Them.

Are hackers targeting your association? The recent revelation that Chinese hackers penetrated the internal computer network of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) last summer should be a clarion call to all associations: They are coming for you.  The suspected Chinese hackers ramped up their efforts to steal information in the days surrounding a meeting […]