Brian Gill: How to Effectively Protect Yourself from Hackers

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Brian Gill: How to Effectively Protect Yourself from Hackers

Brian is a computer scientist, entrepreneur and angel investor. Brian currently serves as Chairman of Gillware, which provides cyber risk assessments, data recovery, incident response and digital forensics services. He is a co-founder of Phoenix Nuclear Labs and served on PNL’s board from inception to when it decided to spin-off SHINE Medical Technologies. Those two companies have raised over 100 million dollars of venture capital and employ hundreds of people in Wisconsin.

During this interview, we discuss:

What’s happening now with cyber security

What is ransomware

What you should be doing to protect yourself against ransomware

How bad guys infiltrate your network and access your information

How to protect yourself from hackers

What user authentication is and why it’s important

How to best protect your login credentials

How to create multiple levels of user authentication

Why Google Authenticator is one of the best ways to protect yourself

Why getting an email to validate your login won’t protect you

Why hackers hack

The different ways hackers use to hack you and how to prevent it

How someone can gain root access to your system and how to stop them

Which is safer, Mac or PC?

Which is safer Apple or Google phone?

What a YubiKey is it and why you should use it

How to find the right

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