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Sadly, Windows 10 Is Stealing Your Bandwidth 'By Default' — Disable It Immediately

thehackernews.com - After installing Windows 10, Feeling like your Internet Bandwidth is dropping away? Windows 10 is stealing your network bandwidth. Along with the privacy features related to Wi-Fi Sense, Windows 10...

Are Smartphone Manufacturers Doing Enough to Secure User Data?

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gizmoburn.com - #GalaxyS6 #Security – Are Smartphone Manufacturers Doing Enough to Secure User Data? – Around 600 million Samsung smartphone users were taken aback in June of this year when reports came out that a...

AntiVirus Firm BitDefender Hacked; Turns Out Stored Passwords Are UnEncrypted

thehackernews.com - Forget about Financial services and Online shopping websites, but at least we expect from Security Firms and Antivirus vendors to keep our personal and Sensitive data Encrypted and Secured. One of ...

Global spy system ECHELON confirmed at last – by leaked Snowden files

theregister.co.uk - Special Report Duncan Campbell has spent decades unmasking Britain's super-secretive GCHQ, its spying programmes, and its cosy relationship with America's NSA. Today, he retells his life's work exp...

‘Like Cutting Off a Limb to Save the Body’ — Krebs on Security

krebsonsecurity.com - This author has spent many years chronicling the exploits of black hat spammers who use hacked computers to relay junk email. But I’ve dedicated comparatively little time delving into ways of email...

Kevin Gregg

Entrepreneur and business developer. Owner-operator of Infination Technology Solutions. Enjoy sports, music, humor, information services/security, privacy, and truth. Interested in protecting critical infrastructure, cybercrime, hacking, business ethics, international law, freedoms & justice.

Editor's note

The Boardtown Blast is a Beacon and Bugle for the Golden Triangle Area in North Mississippi. Enjoy a 'sip of our unique brand of Oddfellows Ale. Headquartered in Possum Town, The Blast covers events from LeFleur's Bluff to New Orleans, back up to Memphis, all along the Mississippi River, and up and down the Natchez Trace. Our primary focus is local event promotion, including but not limited to: sports, music, technology, education, business, real estate, health, arts, culture, entertainment, travel, science, and various happenings in all parts of society from many unique voices in our region.  Enjoy!
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