hacking http://wesa.fm en Better Business Bureau Offers Security Tips After Victims of Hacking Scheme Lose Millions http://wesa.fm/post/better-business-bureau-offers-security-tips-after-victims-hacking-scheme-lose-millions <p>The Better Business Bureau is urging consumers to take a hands-on approach in monitoring financial records after five Russian and Ukrainian hackers were charged with stealing 160 million credit card numbers over seven years.</p><p>Caitlin Vancas, spokeswoman for the BBB of Western Pennsylvania, said people need to take a closer look at their bills and statements in order to stay secure.</p> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 18:10:37 +0000 Michael Lynch 13936 at http://wesa.fm Talking 'Toaster Wars' Security Competition with CMU's David Brumley http://wesa.fm/post/talking-toaster-wars-security-competition-cmus-david-brumley <p>Thousands of high school students from across the country will compete in a first-of-its-kind computer security competition starting today.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">It’s being run out of Carnegie Mellon University’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.</span></p><p>Morning Edition host Josh Raulerson&nbsp;speaks with CMU professor David Brumley, who helped to organize the event.</p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 07:30:00 +0000 Josh Raulerson 8460 at http://wesa.fm Talking 'Toaster Wars' Security Competition with CMU's David Brumley