Cybersecurity expert talks online safety as people work from home, kids learn online

katv | August 24, 2020

As people continue to work from home and Arkansas students take classes virtually this year, online security is more important than ever.Chris Moss is the information security officer at Arkansas Tech University. He said one of the most important things people need to do right now is watch out for what devices are connecting to their home WiFi or hot spots, and making sure these devices are secure.All your data is going to flow across that wire, so if it's unsecured, anyone can see that wire," Moss said, "It's just not the little guy sitting. In the basement, you know, in the dark typing on the computer.

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Symantec has established the most comprehensive source of Internet threat data in the world through the Symantec Global Intelligence Network, which is made up of more than 41.5 million attack sensors and records thousands of events per second. This network monitors threat activity in over 157 countries and territories through a combination of Symantec products and services such as Symantec DeepSight Threat Management System, Symantec Managed Security Services, Norton consumer products, and other third-party data sources.

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