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Firefox and privacy, Cryptocurrency Security, NationStates and Intellectual property, DarkWeb Cybercriminals, Public Wi-Fi Dangers, T-Mobile and SimSwapping and more on Tech Talk With Craig Peterson today on Maine's WGAN Saturday Show [9-21-19]

Craig Peterson - America's Leading Security Coach

Release Date: 09/21/2019

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Craig Peterson - America's Leading Security Coach

Good morning everybody! I was on with Matt this morning and we had a good discussion about Facebook and their contract moderators who just won a suit for PTSD due to the content they were exposed to and also about Firewalls and Anti-virus in re: the newer attacks being perpetrated by cybercriminals. Let's get into my conversation with Matt on WGAN. These and more tech tips, news, and updates visit - CraigPeterson.com --- Automated Machine Generated Transcript: Craig Peterson: Let's say that you were using an email address at Yahoo. You use the same one at your bank account. Credential...

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Craig Peterson - America's Leading Security Coach

Welcome! Good morning, everybody. I was on with Jim Polito and we cover how companies are handling telecommuting and the suit that was just won by contract moderators of Facebook for PTSD. For more tech tips, news, and updates visit - ---  Automated Machine Generated Transcript: Craig Peterson: In this case. Yeah. There was a lawsuit against them. Well, a labor dispute. Anyway, that just ended and they agreed to pay $52 million to these moderator contractors who developed mental health issues. Hi everybody. Craig Peterson here down South with my laptop. This was me this morning. With mr...

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Craig Peterson - America's Leading Security Coach

Welcome!   Since lockdown, we have been relegated to primarily shopping online.  That has given the cybercriminals a new large attack surface from which to prey.  Listen in and we find out what you can do to be safe online. For more tech tips, news, and updates visit - CraigPeterson.com --- Automated Machine Generated Transcript: Craig Peterson: Hello, everybody. Craig Peterson here on WGAN and of course online@craigpeterson.com. A few of you guys probably got some emails from me this week. I'm trying to clean up my email list. I have thousands of people on them that we send...

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Welcome!  The Business of Identity Theft and more on Tech Talk with Craig Peterson on WGAN show art Welcome! The Business of Identity Theft and more on Tech Talk with Craig Peterson on WGAN

Craig Peterson - America's Leading Security Coach

Welcome!   Although most of us are still locked down due to this Pandemic, things are beginning to open up. However, while we were hidden away not paying detailed attention to our security the cybercriminals have been actively attacking our businesses with identity theft. So sit back and see what you can do to protect yourself. For more tech tips, news, and updates visit - CraigPeterson.com --- Automated Machine Generated Transcript: Hey, welcome back everybody. Craig Peterson here on WGAN of course online is wild at CraigPeterson.com that's Peterson as in S. O. N. Hopefully you can join...

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Craig Peterson - America's Leading Security Coach

Welcome!   This pandemic has revealed quite a bit about how we view society and government and the part that science and all this advanced online technology can play in our lives.  So sit back and listen in.  For more tech tips, news, and updates visit - CraigPeterson.com --- Automated Machine Generated Transcript: Craig Peterson: Hey everybody. Welcome back. Craig Peterson here on WGAN. I am going to talk about something that's going to upset a few people. I'm sure I can hear it now. There was a great article this week, from City Journal and city journal.org is where you'll...

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Craig Peterson - America's Leading Security Coach

Welcome!   While we have all been locked down Cybercriminals have been hard at work developing and perfecting tools that will leach your CPU resources, bandwidth, and electricity. Google Chrome users won't be bothered by these soon when they release a new feature that neuters these abusive crypto-jacking ads that covertly leach your CPU resources, bandwidth, and electricity.  I will tell you all about it and more. For more tech tips, news, and updates visit - CraigPeterson.com --- Automated Machine Generated Transcript: Craig Peterson: Hey, welcome back everybody. Craig, Peterson...

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Craig Peterson - America's Leading Security Coach

Welcome!   Finally, the lockdown is starting to abide. With more and more people working from home there has been a run on VPNs but they are not all they are cracked up to be --  So sit back enjoy the fresh air and listen in.  For more tech tips, news, and updates visit - CraigPeterson.com --- Automated Machine Generated Transcript: Craig Peterson: Hey everybody. Hello. Craig Peterson here on WGAN. Welcome, welcome, welcome. [00:00:10] Hey, if you missed the first hour,  you can catch it online. I podcast this whole show every week on your favorite podcasting application or...

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Craig Peterson - America's Leading Security Coach

Welcome!   Our pandemic lockdown appears to be beginning to end and that means that we need to re-launch our teams and that is what I will cover in this segment. So sit back and listen in.  For more tech tips, news, and updates visit - CraigPeterson.com --- Automated Machine Generated Transcript: Craig Peterson: Hey everybody, welcome back. Craig Peterson here on WGAN and online,  of course, at CraigPeterson.com. Do you have any questions? You can always email me, ME at CraigPeterson.com. Always glad to help out [00:00:19] Craig Peterson: Plus, if you get on my email list,...

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Welcome!   We are still locked down due to this Pandemic but the hackers and cybercriminals are hard at work and now they are using pre-made COVID-10 templates to speed up their dastardly deeds. Kick your feet up, enjoy the sunshine, and listen in.  For more tech tips, news, and updates visit - CraigPeterson.com --- Automated Machine Generated Transcript: Craig Peterson: Hey, welcome back everybody. Craig Peterson here on WGAN. It's our last half hour together today, but we'll be back again next week, one til three here on WGAN every Saturday. And of course, I'm on with Matt and...

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Craig Peterson - America's Leading Security Coach

Good morning everybody! I was on with Matt this morning and we had a good discussion about the security and what we are now seeing in website attacks, and Companies identity-related attacks and How to block bad ads. Let's get into my conversation with Matt on WGAN. These and more tech tips, news, and updates visit - CraigPeterson.com --- Automated Machine Generated Transcript: Craig Peterson: We're seeing Matt as many as 100 attacks per minute on some of these websites, but on average, we're talking about one attack every 15 minutes or about a hundred attacks a day on average. Good morning...

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Worldwide in research labs engineers are working on some scarily intrusive surveillance technology tools. I will delve into this in more detail.

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