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Protect your phone number! How cheap technology spreads the robocall plague

Take a guess: Where do you think the most-spoofed area codes that robocallers like to use? I'll give you a hint: Three of them...
Happening Now February 28, 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

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

Kim's Take: Social engineering through the use of fake news

Social engineering is the phrase that describes how people with an agenda use real names and sites to spoof you. Today, a tale of BlackRock,...
Columns January 17, 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

Why is the robocall plague getting worse every year?

If you are like me, you get plenty of spam calls every day. So many, in fact, that it can feel like you are...
Happening Now November 9, 2018

Kim's Opinion: Revealed! The biggest phishing spoofed companies and busiest phishing days

Phishing scams have become one of the major tools of hackers and scammers online. They use enticing emails to make you think that someone...
Columns October 29, 2018

New Social Security phone scams are so convincing they might even fool you

Social Security Numbers are one of the most precious identification items we have as United States citizens. You need one to do virtually anything...
Happening Now October 24, 2018

Research: 50% of all calls are robocalls, how to stop them on your phone

Robocalls are quite simply the most annoying modern tech drawback for many people. And aside from trying to sell you stuff, robocalls can be...
Happening Now September 17, 2018
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