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Cybercriminals are preying on coronavirus fears

Whenever there are global news headlines that generate a lot of public interest, especially stories that may cause panic, you can bet that cybercriminals will try to leverage the situation to their advantage. Such is the case with the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.Coronavirus scams aboundLast week, the SANS Internet Storm Center reported that fraudulent e-
Publish At:2020-03-25 21:47 | Read:697 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security & Privacy malware online scams scam Virus

6 ways hackers are targeting retail businesses

Retail hacking is no new phenomenon, although it has increased in frequency over the last few years. In fact, retailers experienced more breaches than any other industry in 2019, and they’ve lost over $30 billion to cybersecurity attacks. Both brick-and-mortar and online businesses experience retail hacking. Cybercriminals must often work harder to
Publish At:2020-01-08 16:50 | Read:833 | Comments:0 | Tags:Web threats credential stuffing EMV technology Magecart near

Helping Kids Think Critically About Influencers They Follow Online

When I was a teenager, my role model was Olympic gymnast Mary Lou Retton. I admired everything about her. I cut my hair like hers and brushed my teeth three times a day, determined to get my smile to sparkle like hers. I even started eating Wheaties when she endorsed them, thinking it would help me land my back handspring (spoiler alert: it didn’t). It
Publish At:2019-11-11 23:20 | Read:951 | Comments:0 | Tags:Family Safety Instagram online scams security breach influen

6 Tips to Spot Online Scams this Shopping Season, and 9 Ways to Stop them:

6 Tips to Spot Online Scams this Shopping Season, and 9 Ways to Stop them: November 7th, 2019 No Comments anti-phishing, Holidays, Mobile Security, Online Privacy, Online Safety, PC security Singles’ Day, or “Worlds Shopping Day”, marks the s
Publish At:2019-11-11 22:05 | Read:2005 | Comments:0 | Tags:anti-phishing Holidays Mobile Security Online Privacy Online

FBI Warns of Phony Sites Offering Government Services

Consumers looking for a replacement Social Security card or government-issued Employer Identification Number (EIN) are running into a slew of fraudulent search engine results and equally phony websites.The FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center today issued an advisory warning that consumer and business personal information is at risk because of these s
Publish At:2015-04-07 17:45 | Read:2453 | Comments:0 | Tags:Critical Infrastructure Government Hacks Web Security FBI FB

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