How do you pick up a malicious online virus, the kind of malware that snoops on your data and taps your bank account? Often, it’s through simple things you do each day without thinking twice. James Lyne reminds us that it’s not only the NSA that’s watching us, but ever-more-sophisticated cybercriminals, who exploit both weak code and trusting human nature.
Whether he’s taking on insecure hotspots, inept passwords, or lax OS designers, James Lyne exposes technology’s vulnerabilities while elevating the security awareness of everyday users.
- 6 basic tips for better online security, from TED speaker James Lyne (ted.com)
- Security expert warns Scots over unsecured wifi (scotsman.com)
- Man cycles around Edinburgh trying to hack into wireless networks (news.stv.tv)