Monthly Archive

August 2017

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find a total of 10 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
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Anthem Struck by Yet Another Data Breach in a Year of Record Setting Numbers

Anthem Struck by Yet Another Data Breach in a Year of Record Setting Numbers The medical sector is often hard hit by data breaches, hacking events, and tac... read more..

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Bank Account Text Message Scam

Bank Account Text Message Scam  Be careful of any text messages that claim they are from your bank.  Who Is It Targeting: Bank Account holders  What Is It: A spoofing scam that operates via text ... read more..

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Is Identity Theft Scarier than Terrorism?

Is Identity Theft Scarier than Terrorism? If you took an informal poll among your friends or co-workers, it wouldn’t take long to find out what they fear. ... read more..

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Spoofing Tactics for a UK-Based University Reach New Level of Skill

Spoofing Tactics for a UK-Based University Reach New Level of Skill  The spectrum of scams, fraud, and identity theft includes a wide variety of skill leve... read more..

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Capital One Reports Inside Job Data Breach

Capital One Reports Inside Job Data Breach This week, Capital One formally issued data breach notification letters to an undisclosed number of its customer... read more..

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“Your Account Is Locked” Scam

“Your Account Is Locked” Scam  The message about your bank account isn’t real.  Who Is It Targeting: Text and email users  What Is It: A spoofed message that phishes for account information  Wha... read more..

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Delta Airlines Scam

Delta Airlines Scam  If you receive an email confirmation for a flight you didn’t purchase, don’t click!  Who Is It Targeting: Email users  What Is It: A phishing scam that spoofs Delta Airlines ... read more..

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Fake Charity “Coalition for Veterans of America” Scam

Fake Charity “Coalition for Veterans of America” Scam The very serious plight of veterans is real, and scammers are playing off your sympathy.  Who Is It Targeting: Consumers  What Is It: A fake ... read more..

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New iPhone Pop-up Infection

New iPhone Pop-up Infection  Don’t click that pop-up warning…the box IS the threat!  Who Is It Targeting: iPhone users  What Is It: A phishing attack disguised as a virus warning  What Are They ... read more..

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Dark Website "AlphaBay" Shut Down by The Justice Department

Dark Website "AlphaBay" Shut Down by The Justice Department Hackers, cybercriminals, and online dealers in contraband have relied on an internet marketplac... read more..

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