A writer and digital content developer with extensive experience creating a wide variety of business and technical information in multiple media types. Passionate about communicating complex information in accessible ways, her professional experience includes work for Fortune 50 companies such as Intel, IBM, and Hewlett-Packard as well as for pre-IPO startups in many locales.

Is The Backlash Of China’s Relentless Cyberwar Crippling America?

Times sure have changed.  It used to be, if you were interested in politics, you went into politics—maybe built up credentials in foreign affairs or law. And if you liked technology, you went into science, computer science, or some related discipline. But those idyllic days of relative separation are long gone. Now, we inhabit a

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Beware The Dinosaurs: Colossal Threats That Are Hardly Extinct

Classic hacks—they’re still with us. Every day, the internet is filled with new threats and amazingly creative exploits that stun the imagination. But damage is also continually being done by the “oldies-but-goodies” of yesterday. Despite the fact that many of these cyber attacks were first attempted when the internet was in its infancy, they remain

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Before You Forget Cybersecurity Month, Remember These 4 Tips

Every October since 2004, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the National Cyber Security Alliance have co-sponsored NSCAM — National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. And now that we’ve just wrapped up NSCAM for 2018, it’s a good time to review all the key takeaways that will help you stay safe in the coming year, securing

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Truth Or Lies? This Disinformation Plague Is Upending The World

As a new round of U.S. elections approach, accusations of electronic interference are flying around like crazy bats on a Halloween night! In early September, Facebook revealed it had identified more than $100,000 worth of divisive ads on controversial issues purchased by a shady Russian company with ties to the Kremlin. And that’s after other

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You Need To Know Why The ePayment Industry Is Risking Your Money

If you’ve had the pleasure of traveling abroad during the last 15 years, maybe more, you’ve also most likely experienced the decidedly unpleasurable situation of your credit or debit cards “not working” or not being accepted unless you did some pre-emptive setup work with your bank. Yes, that’s when you insert your card into, say,

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Debit Or Credit? How To Protect Your Money From Unbelievable Scams

With almost weekly revelations about new, big data breaches or malware attacks, it’s easy to get numbed into complacency. Especially when doing otherwise might introduce inconvenience into our daily lives.  But literally, can you, afford to ignore these and similar threats? Global losses due to fraudulent credit card, debit card, and mobile payment transactions reached

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