Podcast 1719 Ransomeware Act 2 and IoT Tech Conference

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Show Notes

Hour 1



Caston Thomas President of InterWorks brings a special security report on the alarming tsunami of ransomeware that has has hit 16 NHS hospitals in the UK and up to 70,000 devices across 74 countries using a leaked exploit first discovered by the NSA.

The dust is clearing but is there a way to protect your business and/or home from extorsion  attempts?

Click here to read Caston’s Top Ten Security Recommendations

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Rick Beckers of CloudTech1 and Mike Brennan of MiTechNews share their vision for IoT Tech Connect Conference.  The gathering planned for this October will highlight what’s happening with the Internet of Things market in Southeast Michigan, including autonomous vehicles, bio-agriculture, tourism and travel, biotech and life sciences, as well as efforts to develop the talent to fill the tens of thousands of jobs needed to build these IoT businesses.



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Join Cal Carson and the folks at the MacGroup for their next meeting May 28, 2017.

Dave McGuire will be presenting:  “Passwords – How to Manage Them Securely”.

Topics will cover Password Manager Apps, Creating Secure Passwords and Who Should have Access to your Passwords.

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Show Notes

Hour 2

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Rick Beckers, President of CloudTech1 graciously stuck around to help us answer listener questions from his more than 30 years of tech experience.
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