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Elaborate spoofing campaign targeted huge company

Spoofing emails have been around for a long time and have caused havoc and confusion. Well, the latest in this elaborate online trickery has...
Happening Now January 18, 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

Facebook says all your posts are NOT going public 'tomorrow'

Are you still begrudgingly using Facebook even after all the scandals that seem to be following it? Well, if you are, you're going to...
Happening Now January 10, 2019

Two-factor authentication is vulnerable to this new type of attack

Two-factor authentication has long been touted as one of the best ways to make sure you are staying secure online. But recently it seems...
Happening Now January 7, 2019

Do this one thing to protect yourself from phone porting scams

Imagine you're on your phone, steaming a video or scrolling through social media, and all of a sudden your phone just loses service. You...
Happening Now January 5, 2019

Deepfake porn videos are now being used to publicly harass ordinary people

Technology is constantly advancing at astronomical speeds, and while that can have a lot of benefits, there are also some dark sides. Recently criminals...
Happening Now January 1, 2019

Received this credit card alert recently? It's a phishing email!

Phishing emails are a favorite tool of hackers. They send the fake emails in bulk in the hopes that someone will fall for the...
Happening Now December 31, 2018

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

Scam alert! Don't believe an email that says you've won a new car

We have all gotten that one email promising that someone wants to share their fortune with us or there is a prince somewhere who...
Happening Now December 26, 2018

Data breach predictions that will likely happen in 2019

As we look back on 2018, we see another banner year for cybercriminals. Phishing scams, ATM skimmers and massive data breaches became almost the...
Happening Now December 22, 2018
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