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Urgent message from the CEO? How to tell fake from real

When employees of Kim Komando started getting urgent messages from CEO Barry Young (and Kim's husband) that said, "I need you for an urgent...
Happening Now April 27, 2019

How to reduce security risks facing small businesses

When it comes to starting and running a successful small business, it all comes down to the minute details. Making sure you protect the...
Small Business March 7, 2019

America's infrastructure is under attack by Russian hackers

Two things that have been in the news a lot lately are Russian hacking and American infrastructure. But those two stories are starting to...
Happening Now December 1, 2018

Kim's Opinion: Cybersecurity and why we're our own worst enemy

When it comes to our personal safety with all our digital devices, most of us are our own worst enemy. Despite all the warnings, America is a...
Columns September 10, 2018

Clever banking scam is spreading right now

A phishing campaign has sent fake emails to 2,700 bank domains, with some of the biggest like Bank of America and Citibank being targeted....
Happening Now August 17, 2018

Police dog sniffs out hidden USB of high school hacker

We are used to stories about the heroism of police dogs. Whether they are helping police arrest a criminal or sniffing out drugs and...
Happening Now May 16, 2018

Cybercriminals love when you run this program. Update it Now!

Chances are if you use a computer, Adobe Flash is a part of it. It's the type of program you pay little attention to...
Happening Now April 13, 2018

Top 5 cyberthreats of 2018 and how to prepare for them

Security experts around the world agree: 2017 was a terrible year for cybercrimes. You may have been a victim of an unprecedented number of...
Tips January 2, 2018

New ransomware spreading fast - Demands BIG money!

Have an extra $500 to $1,000 lying around? For most of us, the answer is no. That's why you want to avoid this costly...
Happening Now May 14, 2017

Top Story: Massive fraud operation stealing $3.5 million a day!

Russian hackers are at it again! This time, they've set their sight on a scam that's generating millions of dollars per day. The scam...
Happening Now December 26, 2016
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