While the gun debate rages on in the U.S. following a number of high-profile mass shootings in 2017, another issue is often overlooked: gun theft. Across the nation, gun theft is fueling violent crime and leading to deadly shootings, according to a new report from The Trace and more than a dozen NBC TV stations. (more…)
California’s Marijuana Tax Hike Has Pot Enthusiasts Worried California is planning to raise taxes on both recreational and medical marijuana. But, while it may help the state in raising additional revenue, California’s marijuana tax hike plan has both industry analysts and pot-lovers worried for a good reason.
Getting hacked is a painful and often loss-inducing fiasco. To add fuel to the fire, if you do not even know that the data has been compromised, isn’t this a bigger risk than just being exposed to a cyber hack? The earlier the compromised data is put back again behind a safer and more secure data (more…)
American School Districts Losing Money to School Hacks Credit card and social security numbers are not the only private information targeted by hackers. It turns out that the personal data of thousands of American students is also vulnerable to cyber attacks. Cyber attacks on American school districts have significantly increased this year. More than three dozen schools (more…)
Americans in These States Are the Most Vulnerable to Identity Theft & Fraud The recent Equifax hack has left millions of Americans vulnerable to identity theft and fraud. But the Equifax hack is only one of the identity breaches that have occurred this year. In fact, this year has been the worst year on record (more…)
Investor Confidence Shaken as America Faces Constant Cyber Attacks American investors are just finding out that they were left disadvantaged last year while criminals traded on corporate information before it was made public. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently revealed that its internal database of corporate filings was hacked last year.