first_imgThe Disco Biscuits will be celebrating Halloween a few days early with a two-night run at Worcester Palladium in Worcester, Massachusetts on Thursday, October 26th, and Friday, October 27th. Those of us who can’t make it to Massachusetts over the next few days can still enjoy the Disco Biscuits’ upcoming shows, as the jamtronica juggernauts just announced that they’d be streaming the shows for free online.Thursday and Friday’s webcasts will be streamed via the band’s official Youtube channel. On Thursday, lespecial will open the Disco Biscuits’ headlining show, while Friday, October 27th, will see an opening set by Jaw Gems. Over the next two nights, the Disco Biscuits take the stage at 9:30 pm (EST), while the openers will kick things off at 8 pm (EST). Tune into the stream on the Disco Biscuits’ official Youtube channel, or tune into the streams below.Disco Biscuits Webcast, Thursday, October 26thDisco Biscuits Webcast, Friday, October 27th[Photo: Andrew Rios]last_img read more

first_img 4SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council yesterday released two statements informing financial institutions on ways they can identify and avoid cyberattacks that compromise user credentials or use malware and how institutions can prepare for and respond to such threats.The FFIEC noted that cyberattacks over the past couple years have often involved the theft of credentials used by customers, employees and third-party vendors seeking to access a business’ systems. It also said cyber criminals can install malware on systems through email attachments and via external devices such as USB drives; or by stealing credentials and placing the malware directly on the systems itself.FFIEC encouraged financial institutions to “securely configure” systems and services and “review, update and test incident response and business continuity plans,” among other things. The council also highlighted various resources with information on how to strengthen user safety regarding online practices. continue reading »last_img read more