#TechTuesday with CNET Senior Editor Bridget Carey: Sorting out last week’s cyber attack

This photo shows Dyn, a New Hampshire internet service company, in the old mill section of the city, Friday Oct. 21, 2016 in Manchester, N.H. Cyberattacks on a key internet firm repeatedly disrupted the availability of popular websites across the United States Friday, according to analysts and company officials. The White House described the disruption as malicious. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

As always, CNET Update’s Bridget Carey stops by for our weekly tech update! She joins the Bill and Wendy Show to chat about last weeks cyber attack, why web connected devices are susceptible, ways to prevent said attacks, who might be responsible and why they would even want to do it, what’s coming up on today’s CNET Update, and much more.

 

 

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