Monthly Archive

October 2016

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find a total of 11 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
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Identity Theft: Past, Present, and Future

Identity Theft: Past, Present, and Future Identity theft is not a new crime, but the way it takes shape changes almost daily. As new technology and new methods of attack crop up, consumers, advocates... read more..

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Hurricane Matthew Price-Gouging Scam

Hurricane Matthew Price-Gouging Scam Officials are warning about businesses taking advantage of consumers during the storm. Who Is It Targeting: Residents affected by Hurricane Matthew What Is It... read more..

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Kohl’s Coupon Scam

Kohl’s Coupon Scam Individuals are falling for a fake coupon from this department store on Facebook. Who Is It Targeting: Citizens across the country What Is It: Scammers are phishing for informati... read more..

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Authorities Busts Call Center Scammers Posing as IRS Agents

Authorities Busts Call Center Scammers Posing as IRS Agents In the fight against fraud, scams, and identity theft, one of the major obstacles is the anonymous and often global nature of the crime. Sc... read more..

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Ten Easy Steps to Preventing Identity Theft

Ten Easy Steps to Preventing Identity Theft There are a lot of factors that go into preventing identity theft, and many of them are out of the consumers’ c... read more..

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Secret Shopper Scam

Secret Shopper Scam Individuals are falling for secret shopper scams and paying for it. Who Is It Targeting: Citizens across the country What Is It: Scammers are posing as hiring directors of Sec... read more..

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Your Info Exposed: What You Need to Know About Data Breaches

Your Info Exposed: What You Need to Know About Data Breaches It's important that consumers and tech users understand how cybersecurity issues and compromised personal data records occur. One of the m... read more..

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Apple Warns of the Need to Update iOS

Apple Warns of the Need to Update iOS Whenever a software developer releases an update to its software, there can be mixed reactions. Sometimes the new version just has minor little changes, and some... read more..

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Identity Theft / Fraud Specialist Scam

Identity Theft / Fraud Specialist Scam Scammers are posing as identity theft / fraud specialists in order to obtain personal information from the victim. Who Is It Targeting: Citizens across the c... read more..

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Taking Action Against Identity Theft: How to Find out if You’re a Victim

Taking Action Against Identity Theft: How to Find Out if You’re a Victim In honor of National Cyber Security Awareness Month, we’ll be posting blogs that reflect the cyber security theme of the week ... read more..

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The Importance of National Cyber Security Awareness Month

The Importance of National Cyber Security Awareness Month There are a host of important causes and events that need to remain in the public consciousness, but all too often they can be overlooked in ... read more..

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