Karen Haywood Queen

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Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity and fraud are critical problems today with impacts on adults, children, patients, doctors, the power grid, factories, drones, banks, credit unions, the credit card industry and retailers. I’ve written cybersecurity articles as it relates to all of these. For consumers, the way you type can be used to help identify a fraudster because a fraudster won’t hit the keys the way you do. A fraudster also will take longer to type your name and birth date—he or she hasn’t been typing that information for decades. In the industrial, government and energy sectors, security is critical to protect national assets. But many pieces of equipment that once were isolated are now connected directly or indirectly to the Internet, opening the door to hacking. I understand the need for the operations tech side to work closely with the information tech team. I also know about penetration tests and bug bounties.

Don't be a victim

Don’t Be a Victim

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credit card by laptop

Is Your E-Commerce Site Prepared To Combat Digital Shoplifters?

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code on a laptop screen

App developers are on the case

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Additive manufacturing primed for blockchain adoption

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blockchain coin

In Blockchain We Trust

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10 ways students can protect against identity theft

10 Ways Students Can Protect Against Identity Theft

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10 warning signs of ID theft

10 Warning Signs of ID Theft

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Account takeover fraud rising

Account Takeover Fraud Rising

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How you type, move your mouse may help catch fraudsters

How You Type, Move Your Mouse May Help Catch Fraudsters

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How to fight medical identity theft

How to Fight Medical Identity Theft

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7 quick tasks to protect your ID

7 Quick Tasks to Protect Your ID

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Rating fraud: Not all security breaches are equal

Rating Fraud: Not All Security Breaches are Equal

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