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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

Kim's Take: Email scams have more information on you than ever before

Not long ago, scam email was pretty easy to spot, with all the misspellings and bad grammar. The scammers have wised up and are now...
Columns March 25, 2019

Warning! Watch out for these email subject lines ... they could be phishing attacks

Years ago, when we started telling you about phishing scams, they were at least relatively easy to spot. Criminals had terrible grammar and their...
Happening Now March 20, 2019

Beware! Tax preparer scammers are targeting TurboTax

Unless you have a professional do your taxes, there is a good chance you are using TurboTax to take care of it quickly online....
Happening Now February 19, 2019

Warning! Convincing fake email from Apple could drain your account

Phishing scammers love to use big-name (and trusted) brands like Microsoft, Wal-Mart, Target and Apple to trick you into clicking through to their latest...
Happening Now February 11, 2019

Find out which 10 brands hackers impersonate the most

Which companies do you think phishing scammers like to impersonate the most? I'll give you a hint: The top 10 list is full of...
Happening Now January 28, 2019

Would you be able to spot a phishing email? Take this quiz to find out

Phishing email scams have been around for a very long time and seem to becoming more and more common. Crooks disguise emails so they...
Happening Now January 22, 2019

Kim's Take: This data breach will go down as one of the biggest in history

There’s been another data breach. But this breach will go down as one of the biggest in history. The latest data breach includes 770 million...
Columns January 18, 2019

Scammers spoof websites in clever phishing scams

This latest phishing trick is so subtle, we almost missed it. These email scammers use a technique that's hard to spot unless you know...
Happening Now January 14, 2019

If you're a Netflix subscriber, watch out for this phishing scam

Don't cybercriminals ever get sick of phishing scams? They are constantly using fake emails or texts to trick us into giving them our logins,...
Happening Now December 28, 2018
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