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Here's why there's no quick fix for robocalls

Robocalls waste everyone's time, come when you least expect them, and multiply in number if you make the mistake of picking up. In a...
Happening Now May 16, 2019

Hackers expose thousands of personal records in FBI hack

Here we go again - another day, another data breach. And this time, hackers take aim at the FBI to put thousands of personal...
Happening Now April 15, 2019

FEMA exposes millions of disaster survivors' data in 'major privacy incident'

It's safe to say that data breaches, whether accidental or deliberate, are out of control. The problem is getting so bad that the government...
Happening Now March 25, 2019

Watch out for these clever tax scams

In just a few weeks, tax season will be over. We'll all be able to take a communal sigh of relief that we made...
Columns March 23, 2019

Facebook is adding community-based petitions. Can you trust them?

Social media not only allows us to connect with our friends and family, it can also be used to connect with celebrities, brands and...
Happening Now January 21, 2019

Sensitive FBI files, emails, Social Security numbers and passwords exposed in another big leak

Data breaches and leaks are a constant nightmare for many of us. They seem to happen every day, and there is not anything we...
Happening Now January 19, 2019

Government shutdown is putting you at greater risk of fraud and identity theft

This government shutdown seems to be affecting many of us more than we thought. First it was a sharp spike in robocalls, and now...
Happening Now January 12, 2019

Robocalls skyrocket during government shutdown

Have you noticed that the amount of robocalls has spiked in the last few weeks? Don't worry, you're not crazy. Due to the government...
Happening Now January 10, 2019

Small business freebies you need to tap into now

Many people dream of starting their own business. Most are daunted by the risks and costs. But freebies online can help you start -...
Small Business December 26, 2018

Poor cybersecurity practices plague U.S. missile defense systems

When it comes to the United States' missile defense systems, you would think they would have the highest level of technology. Well, you would...
Happening Now December 18, 2018
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