Your phone is spying? The truth behind the strange phenomenon

May 20, 2019 | By:

GRC Practice Lead Alex Hamerstone talks with Fox News about eerie tales of your phone ‘listening’ to what you say. “It’s easy to feel like our phone is spying on us. It is actually spying on us, but it is not eavesdropping.” – Hamerstone. Read the full article “Your phone is spying? The truth behind…


Ransomware Attack Cripples Baltimore’s City Systems

May 15, 2019 | By:

Watch the full news clip HERE. CEO David Kennedy is quoted on Fox News as they investigate Baltimore’s ransomware attack. City leaders says there’s no end in sight as hackers hold Baltimore city’s files hostage; Gillian Turner reports.


22 Red Flags Someone Is Spying on Your Phone

May 13, 2019 | By:

GRC Practice Lead Alex Hamerstone contributed his red flag, downloading a malicious app, to Reader’s Digest’s article “22 Red Flags Someone Is Spying on Your Phone.” “This is becoming a bigger problem for consumers, as criminals are hiding malware or malicious capabilities inside of apps that appear legitimate or may even perform some legitimate service,…


How to protect yourself from phone scams

May 08, 2019 | By:

WWL First News with Tommy Tucker. Listen as he talks to GRC Practice Lead Alex Hamerstone about how to protect yourself from phone scams.


Experiencing Phishing Works Better By Utilizing Microsoft Security Product

May 02, 2019 | By:

Prevents other security products from doing their job. Read this overview of Moe’s from digi.no (originally in Norwegian) here or read his original write-up on our blog “Next Gen Phishing – Leveraging Azure Information Protection”


TrustedSec comments on potential hacking of local airport systems

April 29, 2019 | By:

On Sunday April 21, 2019, travelers at Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport noticed that the screens typically displaying flight information were not functioning correctly. The Mayor’s office then commented that the airport is experiencing “isolated technical issues,” which did not affect flights to or from the airport. TrustedSec consultants including GRC practice lead Alex Hamerstone and…


TrustedSec CEO David Kennedy on the prospect of hacking self-driving cars

April 23, 2019 | By:

Founder and CEO David Kennedy joins Fox Business to tackle multiple headlines related to Tesla and autonomous vehicles.


TrustedSec CEO Dave Kennedy discusses Assange Hacking on Fox Business

April 15, 2019 | By:

TrustedSec CEO Dave Kennedy appears on Neil Cavuto to discuss the history of Julian Assange and how his breaches have impacted domestic cybersecurity.


FEMA Defends Actions Following Data Release

March 25, 2019 | By:

Research Practice Lead Carlos Perez provides insight to the Government Executive about FEMA’s data release. Read the full article “FEMA Defends Actions Following Data Release Affecting 2.3 Million Disaster Victims” here.


FEMA Leaked the Data of 2.3 Million Disaster Survivors

March 22, 2019 | By:

CEO David Kennedy shares insight in WIRED’s article “Hack Brief: FEMA Leaked the Data of 2.3 Million Disaster Survivors“