Controlled Unclassified Information: What DoD Contractors MUST Know About CUI – Part 1

According to the Department of Defense, Controlled Unclassified Information (also referred to as CUI) is any unclassified information or other data that meets the standards for both security and distribution controls that is applicable to statute and government-wide policies under Executive Order 13556. Previously, this type of information was commonly referred to as Sensitive But…

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Is your phone call private?

Is your phone call private? Can someone else listen in on voice conversations that you have over your mobile phone? The answer you’ll get from your mobile phone provider might not make you happy. In this article we will walk you through how private your normal phone calls actually are. Are You Sure Your Phone…

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5 Things You Need to Make a Secure Call

5 things you need to make a secure call

If how to protect and make a secure call has been on your mind recently, you’re not alone! If you’re going to secure your calls, you need an application or service you can trust. Today we’ll review five things the app and secure call service need to have, which are: Platform End to End Encryption…

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Secure Calling App : What You Need to Know

two women making a secure call

You need a secure calling app, but it’s hard to know which one to choose. This article will walk you through what you need to know and how to evaluate your choices. What’s Important: End-to-End Encryption Verification of Encryption Platform Reliable Connection Regional Servers for Low Latency Easy Contacts End-to-End Encryption End-to-End Encryption is the…

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Are Text Messages Encrypted?

are text messages encrypted?

Are Text Messages Encrypted? The simple answer is No. Some mobile providers claim their service is encrypted, but in reality you are still left unprotected. In this article, I will explain: That text messages are NOT encrypted or protected Mobile Carrier Encryption and why it doesn’t protect text messages What you can do to protect…

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Secure Texting App or Secure Messaging App: Which should you use?

Secure texting or secure messaging app

You need to protect your text messages and a secure texting app seems like the way to go. However, there’s a difference between secure texting apps and secure messaging apps. In this article, we’ll explain: Secure Texting Apps vs Secure Messaging Apps What Secure Texting should mean to you What mobile providers can collect even…

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Best Secure Messaging App: What’s the right choice for you?

what is the best secure messaging app

Now that everyone agrees we need to protect even our messages, the next question is, which is the best secure messaging app to use? Which app you should use depends on what you care about, and why you need to protect your information. In this article, we compare the most popular secure messaging apps against…

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Cyber Security Threats for 2018 : What to Expect

Last year the top cyber security threats changed dramatically. And 2018 will be no different. Except we are going to see even craftier ways for hackers to make money off of you! Below we will predict and discuss the new threats you will encounter in 2018: Money vs Mayhem Browser based Crypto Currency Miners Ransomware…

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Why you need Encrypted Text Messaging

graphic about encrypted text messaging applications

At this point I think we’re all aware: Every text message and picture you send is vulnerable for someone to see, and there’s nothing you can do about it. Or is there? Messages, pictures and files can be encrypted directly to the other user’s phone, if you know what to use. In this post, we’ll…

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