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This Week

[Weekly Beacon] - Massive DDoS attack against popular DNS service provider causes a major uproar

This week a massive DDoS attack against popular Domain Name System (DNS) service provider Dyn is causing a major uproar, Weebly and Foursquare are the latest victims of a major data breach that will put them on the "Mega-Breaches" list, the United States Secret Service is coming under heavy criticism after government audit findings show some serious information security failings, and more!

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Past Weeks

[Weekly Beacon] - Cloud, IoT and Automation are big topics in conversation right now

This week there's a lot of talk surrounding IoT, as the "Internet of Things" is rapidly growing and therefore becoming an increasingly more attractive target for hackers. There are some seemingly strange things going on with iPhone 7s an

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[Weekly Beacon] - Yahoo hackers weren't state-sponsored, security firm says

This week discussion about the Yahoo data breach is swirling around, more details about the Swift banking network attacks are emerging, hackers get up close and personal with white house staffer's email, the FBI is saying there have been

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[Weekly Beacon] - Cybersecurity is threatening America's military supremacy

This week the discussion of cybersecurity and its threat to America's military power continues, teen hacks (and owns) a bunch of government FTP servers, healthcare is still getting hammered by ransomware, Chinese hackers steal millions i

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