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Protect yourself from online scams with this cloud backup service

How much personal information do you have on your home computer? I'm guessing it's quite a bit. Whether it be financial information, personal data,...
Tips April 23, 2019

This new email scam can steal your direct deposit paycheck

Cybercriminals will never, ever run out of clever ploys and ingenious schemes to earn a quick buck from every victim that they can manage...
Happening Now April 13, 2019

Malware spreads new wave of tax scams

Since the tax deadline is right around the corner, scammers are ramping up their schemes. A sneaky version of malware is infecting gadgets all...
Happening Now April 8, 2019

New cellphone scam to watch out for can cost you thousands

Our battle against scammers is never-ending. Criminals continuously change their patterns and constantly think of loopholes to exploit their next victim. The newest cellphone...
Happening Now April 2, 2019

Chinese Embassy robocall scam is making a comeback

You're not going to believe this one. One of the most audacious and incredible robocall scams is apparently making a big comeback. Remember the...
Happening Now March 30, 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

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

Cyberwar: Hackers steal data from fraudsters who tricked subscribers

The dark web is the seedy underbelly of the internet and some despicable things occur there. Scammers and hackers both use the dark web...
Happening Now March 6, 2019

Scammers drain woman's bank account through cash app

Cash apps allow you to send money to your friends, family, coworkers, or anyone, really. They're convenient and becoming more popular. As with all...
Happening Now March 4, 2019

Watch out - Sextortion phishing scams now masquerade as security warnings

Sextortion scams are one of the most disgusting scams online right now. They convince people that they have incriminating or embarrassing evidence on them...
Happening Now March 1, 2019
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