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620 million accounts stolen from 16 hacked websites now for sale on dark web, seller boasts
Exclusive Some 617 million online account details stolen from 16 hacked websites are on sale...
IRS HACK
Data Security Experts on IRS Hack
Comments from Secure Channels and Proficio on IRS Hack Richard Blech, CEO and Co-Founder of...
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The Cost Of Cyber Crime
The Cost of Cyber Crime New research shows that the cost of cyber crime is set to reach record...
ZIPcrypt: Desktop Encryption and Compression Utility

Secure Channels Launches Desktop Encryption Utility ZIPcrypt™ Featuring XOTIC®

Secure Channels Launches Desktop Encryption Utility ZIPcrypt™ featuring XOTIC®™ extreme...
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CEO Blech Comments On CIA Cyber Intel Unit

Security Experts Comment on New CIA Cyber Intel Unit Security experts from Lancope, Tripwire...

Iranian-backed hackers ransacked Citrix, swiped 6TB+ of emails, docs, secrets, claims cyber-biz

Updated Citrix today warned its customers that foreign hackers romped through its internal...

SCIFCOM and your Business

The Secure Channels SCIFCOM portal is your gateway to innovative, effective security solutions designed to complement existing investments in security. Secure Channels products offer advanced data protection, adaptable encryption, authentication, and enterprise confidentiality solutions.

  • The process utilizes a worldwide satellite network infrastructure for true double-blinded Token Exchange (encryption key distribution).
  • Uses Oauth, HTTPS, and TLS to secure communications between clients and servers during the Token Exchange process.
  • SCIFCOM does not use the current (PKI) key exchange process which has been widely criticized for being burdensome to implement and vulnerable to attack at the highest levels (CA authority hacks). Additionally, it has already been predicted by experts that advances in quantum computing will render (PKI) insecure.

Technology in the News

How to Avoid the Top Three Causes of Data Breaches in 2019

What's the price of unprotected IT infrastructure? Cybercrime Magazine says that global damages will surpass $6 billion as soon as 2021. Here we'll go through some of the most frequent and emerging causes of data breaches in 2019 and see how to address them in a...

Google confirms ‘quantum supremacy’ breakthrough

Google has officially announced that it’s achieved quantum supremacy in a new article published in the scientific journal Nature. The announcement comes exactly one month after it initially leaked, when Google’s paper was accidentally published early.Did you enjoy...

NordVPN confirms it was hacked

NordVPN, a virtual private network provider that promises to “protect your privacy online,” has confirmed it was hacked. The admission comes following rumors that the company had been breached.Did you enjoy this article? Then read the full version from the author's...

We asked a hacker to try and steal a CNN tech reporter’s data. Here’s what happened

I share, therefore I am. I am the kind of person who posts Instagram photos (filtered, of course) from my vacation. I am also the kind of person who tweets about buying an overly-expensive piece of furniture because I fell for a sleek online ad about how it would...

Newsrooms, let’s talk about G Suite

There are many legitimate reasons to give administrators this far-reaching ability to organize and retain user data, such as compliance with legal requests. All of this logging and retention functionality may also help your organization’s administrators monitor for...

In the last 10 months, 140 local governments, police stations and hospitals have been held hostage by ransomware attacks

The attack starts, innocently enough, with an email. But when someone clicks the link inside, hackers quickly take over. CNN's Tina Burnside, Kevin Collier, Pierre Meihan, Faith Karimi, Eli Watkins and Zachary Cohen contributed to this story. Did you enjoy this...

Cloud Breaches Like Capital One Will Strike At Self-Driving Cars

The news has covered yet another breach of systems security that involves the theft of massive amounts of data, in this case impacting an estimated 100 million customers of Capital One Financial Corp. In the past, the public might have reacted vociferously in outright...

Siemens-Poneman Study: Cyber attacks on power utilities are growing in numbers, complexity

The cybersecurity risks against critical power infrastructure seems to be worsening, as a new study indicates that 56 percent of respondents reported their companies suffered one or more shutdowns or loss of operational data per year. Did you enjoy this article? Then...

Hack Breaks PDF Encryption, Opens Content to Attackers

Researchers in Germany have invented a new hack that can allow someone to break the encryption of PDF files and access their content  — or even forge signed PDF files under certain circumstances. Did you enjoy this article? Then read the full version from the author's...

‘Harvesting Attacks’ & the Quantum Revolution

Stockpiles of stolen information sitting in foreign databases are ready to be exposed the minute there's a working quantum computer in five to ten years. The time to act is now. The Information Age replaced industrial equipment with data. Did you enjoy this article?...

SCI Solutions Using SCIFCOM Technology

SCI Subsidiaries Using SCIFCOM Technology

What is SCIFCOM?

The Secure Channels SCIFCOM portal is your gateway to innovative, effective security solutions designed to complement existing investments in security. Secure Channels products offer advanced data protection, adaptable encryption, authentication, and enterprise confidentiality solutions.

  • The process utilizes a worldwide satellite network infrastructure for true double-blinded Token Exchange (encryption key distribution).
  • Uses Oauth, HTTPS, and TLS to secure communications between clients and servers during the Token Exchange process.
  • SCIFCOM does not use the current (PKI) key exchange process which has been widely criticized for being burdensome to implement and vulnerable to attack at the highest levels (CA authority hacks). Additionally, it has already been predicted by experts that advances in quantum computing will render (PKI) insecure.