In light of the news of the Yahoo data breach, I figured I would share this video below to give some pointers to keep your account safe. Even though the breach started a couple of years ago, its not too late to take the steps necessary to either maintain security or take back control of your account.
Also, if you want to read more about this issue, check out the link below.
Take a moment and imagine this happened to you; You are at home, minding your own business, when all of the sudden your house is raided by Law Enforcement Officers accusing you of committing some sort heinous cyber-crime! Next thing you know all of your electronics are confiscated as part of their investigation until they determine that someone else had hijacked YOUR WiFi and committed the crimes on YOUR internet connection!
You might think that this is something that would only happen on a TV show but a couple in New Jersey would say otherwise.
On September 1st, 2016, at 5:30 in the morning no less, Police Officers pulled this couple out of bed in search of a criminal, downloading and distributing child pornography (does it get any worse?).
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