Texas Shooter’s Phone Encrypted

The FBI cannot access a cellphone belonging to the dead suspect in Sunday’s Texas shooting, a situation that could reignite the government’s debate over encryption. Source: www.threatpost.com

November 7, 2017

IDG Contributor Network: Not your father’s cybersecurity

The connection of personal computers to the Internet, which began in earnest in the 1980s, ushered in an era of innovation in communications, commerce and productivity. But it came with a cost – the proliferation of malicious software that today presents a threat-based environment for organizations and individuals the world over. The hard-wired systems of computing’s early days were the primary targets of the early cyber criminals. But today’s melding…

November 6, 2017