Forensics Toolkit

Corporate Forensic Tool Kit

A portable computer forensic kit suitable for corporate investigations should be similar to most kits used to investigate criminal cases. Because of the differences in the type of investigation, certain areas and procedures would be omitted or added. Corporate investigations usually involve matters concerning accounting, intellectual property, misuse of resources, and theft. Although these can…

WannaCry Ransomware

Wanna Cry Ransomware

You’ve probably heard by now that  Wanna, or WannaCry is a new ransomware variation that exploits  a vulnerability in the Windows operating system (MS17-010) essentially  encrypting the infected computer’s data and holding it hostage until a ransom is paid, usually in the form of Bitcoins. WannaCry hunts for and encrypts 176 different file types and attaches .WCRY to the…

The Plum Rogers Scholarship for High School Seniors and College Students

PURPOSE: To provide scholarships to deserving high school graduating seniors or college students interested in, majoring in, or intending to pursue a degree in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics.   AWARD COMPONENTS: $500 scholarships and individual certificates awarded to students selected by the Team NuGeneration Scholarship Committee.  CRITERIA: 1. Applicant must have at least a…

Third biggest mobile carrier has scored exclusive rights to sell Microsoft’s game console

“Microsoft’s Xbox One will soon gain access to 104 million potential customers courtesy of a deal with mobile carrier China Telecom.” (Source)   Related articles China Telecom exclusive provider of Xbox One in China Microsoft partners with China Telecom to sell Xbox One in September Xbox One to to sold exclusively by China Telecom in…

Supreme Court Pulls the Plug On Aereo Streaming TV Service

The Supreme Court delivered a major blow to Internet start-up Aereo this week stating it must pay the big television networks for content just as cable networks do. The company streamed television programming to tablets, laptops, and other devices skirting around the enormous licensing fees. Wednesday, in a 6-to-3 decision, the court stated Aereo must…