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Account Takeover

blog.credit.com — Account takeover fraud - which occurs when a cybercriminal gains unauthorized access to an online account - is growing rapidly, a new analysis by a major Canadian cybersecurity company shows. Vancouver, British Columbia-based NuData Security, which predicts and prevents online fraud, analyzed more than 15.7 million login interactions from May through June and identified 882,340 as high risk or potential account takeover attempts.
Sep 01, 2015

As if I didn't have enoug trouble remembering passwords >> What hackers want more than credit card numbers money.us/1L0SF7Q via @MONEY

For Matt Whipkey It Was Conor Oberst, Bruce Springsteen, and Wilco

nodepression.com — Omaha singer-songwriter Matt Whipkey says it was "a real honor" warming up for Dwight Yoakam at six recent shows in five states. "For any artist, it is a positive experience sharing a bill with a someone of Dwight's caliber," says Whipkey, whose last gig with Yoakam was Aug.
Aug 31, 2015

In @nodepression Nebraska rocker @MattWhipkey remembers the #Omaha music scene of yesteryear and other top concerts: bit.ly/1O48Kwm

Rock and Roll Banjo Player Curtis Eller Brings His American Circus to Town

nodepression.com — Curtis Eller is a rock and roller, albeit a rock and roller with the tightest, most badass banjo playing you could pay a ticket price for. "I most definitely consider myself a rock and roll singer" he told me in a recent interview.

Kim Simmonds (Savoy Brown) on Eric Clapton and Jerry Lee Lewis

nodepression.com — Names like Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page, and Jeff Beck quickly come to mind when discussing the greatest British rock and blues guitarists. Few venture forth the name Kim Simmonds - a Welshman who, night after night, rips off guitar licks that Otis Rush and B.B. King would be proud to call their own.

Southside Johnny on Cream, Springsteen, and James Brown

nodepression.com — It's a common remark - and sometimes a boast - of music aficionados worldwide: "That was the best concert I have ever seen." Those glowing words, though, can mean a lot more when they come from the mouths of experienced musicians.

Why Some Emails Are So Easy for Scammers to Fake

Why Some Emails Are So Easy for Scammers to Fake

stltoday.com — Emails purportedly sent by health insurance companies and large banks are more likely to be fraudulent than those claiming to be from social media companies, a new research study reveals. An email that appears to come from a health insurance company is four times more likely to be fraudulent - or two times more likely from a large U.S.

Site recommends top hotels for business travelers

usatoday.com — For business travel, the Los Angeles Airport Marriott is the quintessential hotel, says frequent business traveler Michael Gregurich of Manitowoc, Wis. "It has great Wi-Fi, a great business center, meeting rooms and numerous dining options," says Gregurich, a USA TODAY Road Warrior who volunteers travel information.
Sep 02, 2014

Web site offers up its list of the best hotels for business travelers. usat.ly/1pE2rqQ

Liberians clash with police as Ebola deaths multiply

usatoday.com — Soldiers and riot police Wednesday used barbed wire and wood to seal off about 50,000 people in a slum in Monrovia, Liberia, in an attempt to contain the Ebola outbreak that has killed at least more than 1,000 people in West Africa.
Aug 21, 2014

Liberians clash with police as #Ebola cases increase in West Africa: usat.ly/1pi4y2t

Female business travelers find more accommodating world

usatoday.com — Female Road Warriors see much progress in the travel world's treatment of women, but they still have many gender-related concerns. Emilie Kroner believes it's getting easier for a woman to travel frequently on business.
Aug 17, 2014

Female business travelers find more accommodating world, Road Warriors tell @USATODAY. usat.ly/1oGl6lE

Aug 17, 2014

RT @USATODAY: Female business travelers find more accommodating world usat.ly/1p29VCY

Aug 18, 2014

Female business travelers see a changing world of travel for women, @usatodaytravel says. usat.ly/1qjRTIA

Aug 18, 2014

RT @garystoller: Female business travelers see a changing world of travel for women, @usatodaytravel says. bit.ly/YpbSz4

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Aug 31, 2015

In @nodepression Nebraska rocker @MattWhipkey remembers the #Omaha music scene of yesteryear and other top concerts: bit.ly/1O48Kwm

Aug 25, 2015

A true rock-poet @Elliottmurphy remembers in @nodepression other artists' amazing live shows: bit.ly/1IcTGaT

Aug 25, 2015

Amazing what the Flores Factor has done to @NewYorkMets mojo. Bumbling GM's missteps unknowingly energizes team. Long live #WilmerFlores.

Aug 13, 2015

Such an incredibly powerful, soulful, beautiful performance at @chirpct tonight by @matt_andersen pic.twitter.com/G5hVvJS0kS

Aug 11, 2015

Way down by the ocean @donovanofficial recalls for @nodepression how concert @TheGarden was highlight of his career: bit.ly/1ElLFzY

Aug 06, 2015

Valid reasons for @1allisonmoorer recording break. She fondly remembers live performances of @hayescarll and @LeonardCohen74

Aug 03, 2015

Despite repeated blunders of management, @NewYorkMets have arrived. @sandyalderson destroyed the good mojo but #WilmerFlores brought it back


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