Monthly Archive

May 2017

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find a total of 13 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
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Parking Ticket Scam

Parking Ticket Scam  Did you get a ticket for parking in the wrong spot? Take another look.   Who Is It Targeting: Drivers  What Is It: Fake parking tickets that trick you into paying  What Are ... read more..

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Google Docs Scam

Google Docs Scam  Don’t open that document…or that attachment…or that link!   Who Is It Targeting: Computer users  What Is It: A phishing attack disguised as a Google Doc  What Are They After: A... read more..

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Keeping Seniors CyberSafe

Keeping Seniors CyberSafe It’s Older Americans Month, a time to pay close attention to the uniq... read more..

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Facial Recognition and its Security Flaws

Facial Recognition and its Security Flaws In the race to come up with even more secure forms of protecting your technology and your accounts, researchers h... read more..

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Unexpected Delivery Scam

Unexpected Delivery Scam  Delivery scams are nothing new, but this twist certainly is.   Who Is It Targeting: Homeowners or residents  What Is It: Credit card theft via delivery  What Are They A... read more..

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Ransomware Attacks around the World Increased by 50%

Ransomware Attacks around the World Increased by 50% Each year, hacking events and data breaches continue to set new records for both the numbers of attack... read more..

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Tinder Photos Stolen to Create Facial Recognition Database

40,000 Tinder Photos Stolen to Create Facial Recognition Database You know the saying: “Nothing is ever deleted from the internet, and nothing is ever priv... read more..

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Data Breaches Targeting Small Businesses

Small Business Week: What Mom & Pop Shops Need to Know About Data Breaches Data breaches have made headlines around the world for the past few years, n... read more..

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New Google Doc Scam: Don’t Open that Document!

New Google Doc Scam: Don’t Open that Document! For years, hackers have relied on emailed attachments, Word docs, and hyperlinks to coerce their victims int... read more..

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Foster Care and Identity Theft: Becoming Part of the Solution

Foster Care and Identity Theft: Becoming Part of the Solution May is National Foster Care Month, and it’s an important time to highlight the dire need for ... read more..

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Identity Theft: Do You Need a Police Report?

Identity Theft: Do You Need a Police Report? For years, identity theft victims have been encouraged to file a police report as soon as they discover they’v... read more..

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"IRS Verification" Scam

"IRS Verification" Scam There’s never a “safe time” from scammers, but some scams ramp up throughout the year.   Who Is It Targeting: Taxpayers  What Is It: Phone scams regarding taxes  What Are read more..

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Medical Marijuana Scam

Medical Marijuana Scam  Anytime something makes the news, you can bet there will be scammers waiting to take advantage.  Who Is It Targeting: Citizens in key states   What Is It: Phishing scam ba... read more..

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