Apparently, the term “cyber” has been attaching itself to other words for more than two decades.… cyberspace, cybermall, cyber Monday,” but this week Costco.com’s special deal of the week revealed the latest application of the term “cyber” for branding a high-tech message chair called, “The XXX (brand) Pro Cyber Massage Chair” (not to be confused … Continue reading “Cyber-anything” Goes
Everyone I meet under 30 years of age, I encourage to get into the cyber career field -- without exception. My stepsons have heard it, the interns at my church have heard it, friends returning from overseas military duty have heard it, my empty-nester friends have heard it, and pretty much anyone I meet during … Continue reading Get While the Gettin’s Good, People!
Sounds counter-intuitive, doesn’t it? An online purchase that actually halts cyber malfeasance. For sure, tis’ the season to be on high alert when making online credit card transactions. But there’s a purchasing strategy that actually helps to protect children online. Like what? It’s always exciting when I meet folks whose efforts translate into a safer … Continue reading Stop the Bad Guys – Give Online This Holiday Season
Sometimes my husband says that I am trying to micro-manage him. My response is, you have to be a micro-manager in order to micro-manage. Truth be told, the biggest complaint of my employees and colleagues is that I don’t give ENOUGH direction. Monitoring the actions of a person or entity, in fact, goes against my … Continue reading I prefer the term “micro-monitoring” – Today’s Equifax breach
Being in a car wash is soothing. It’s like having a 10-minute escape from life with no fear of interruption, discussion or radio noise. Better yet, if you’re into psychedelic experiences, watching the pink, green and blue foam plop on the windshield is great food for the imagination. Although, I can’t say I ever imagined … Continue reading Attack of the Pink Foam
It’s rare that I come home and discover my front door unlocked, but when I do, my anxiety escalates when I imagine all that COULD HAVE happened. An innocent mistake can expose my family’s personal valuables, my home office equipment, the Kubota tractor, and even worse…my dogs! Upon discovery, I have an instant pit in … Continue reading Who Left the Front Door Unlocked?
Welcome to the Extension! As communications consultants with over a decade of serving clients in the U.S. government IT industry, Extension maintains a strong focus in the cybersecurity industry, an area of expertise that has proven to be critical in achieving our clients' mission. Building on the foundation of our corporate mission, Extension associates are … Continue reading Cyber So What?