Joel Brenner: How to Protect Your Personal Data From Hackers

Joel Brenner:  How to protect your personal data from hackers


In this video, former NSA Inspector General Joel Brenner shares tips on what to do online and how to protect your personal data from hackers. Brenner shares that three-quarters of breaches are easily preventable by basic network hygiene. Some signs that your device has been hacked is if it starts acting funny, gets extremely slow, or does things that you didn't ask it to do. Unfortunately, some malware can stay in your machine for a long time.

Joel Brenner is the author of the book, America the Vulnerable: Inside the New Threat Matrix of Digital Espionage, Crime, and Warfare, available in paperback as Glass Houses: Privacy, Secrecy, and Cyber Insecurity in a Transparent World. He is an expert on cyber security and cyber privacy and can provide insight and practical strategies for businesses.

Former National Counterintelligence Executive and Author of America the Vulnerable

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Joel Brenner is the former national counterintelligence executive and mission manager for counterintelligence at the Office of the National Counterintelligence (CI) Executive, which directs national, interagency CI for the government. He is the author of America the Vulnerable: Inside the New Threat Matrix of Digital Espionage, Crime and Warfare. Brenner is a cyber security expert and provides business strategies on this complex issue. He also addresses global risk management, privacy, and data security.
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