The FTC is getting reports about people pretending to be from the Social Security Administration (SSA) who are trying to get your Social Security number and even your money. In one version of the scam, the caller says your Social… (Continue Reading)
Holiday cheer is in the air! People are busy decorating their homes, baking cookies, picking out the perfect Christmas tree, and, of course, shopping for gifts. One of the most difficult family members to shop for is often a pet.… (Continue Reading)
Tis the season to be jolly, but when it comes to holiday parties for your work, it’s important to keep proper etiquette in mind.
On one hand, holiday parties are a great opportunity to let your coworkers see you in… (Continue Reading)
Even if your password isn’t “123456,” “password,” or “qwerty” — some of the most commonly used ones out there—odds are good that other people know your password. That’s because of two reasons:
Billions of leaked credentials have found their way… (Continue Reading)
“Amateurs hack systems, professionals hack people.” —Bruce Schneier – privacy specialist
Social engineering is a new term to describe someone who uses psychological manipulation to get someone else to divulge confidential information or perform actions (e.g., click a link in… (Continue Reading)
It’s November which means the holiday shopping season is right around the corner. If you’re someone who prefers to avoid the crowds by purchasing your gifts online, be sure to keep an eye out for potential scams this year. According… (Continue Reading)
Don’t get spooked by the Halloween costume frenzy!
Coming up with ideas, shopping for the perfect accessories, and finally getting ready are all part of the fun of dressing up on Halloween—unless they aren’t. Not a Halloween fan? Didn’t have… (Continue Reading)
Whether you are a rookie or a seasoned professional, mountain biking is a great way to exercise and stay in touch with nature. Mountain biking is a year-round activity with trails all across the country with varying levels of difficulty… (Continue Reading)
This month marks the 15th year of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM)—an annual initiative designed to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity and provide resources to help Americans stay safe online.
Cybersecurity is a broad term used to describe… (Continue Reading)
Tablets, computers, phones, watches, speakers, TVs, even refrigerators—a growing number of things in our home connect to the Internet. According to comScore, the average home with Internet in the United States now has 8.5 connected devices.
Do you have the… (Continue Reading)