10/24/2014: Phishing Knowledge
When internet fraudsters impersonate a business to trick you into giving out your personal information, it’s called phishing. Don’t reply to email, text, or pop-up messages that ask for your personal or financial information. Don’t click on links within them either – even if the message seems to be from an organization you trust. It […]Continue Reading..
Malware, short for “malicious software,” includes viruses and spyware designed to steal personal information, send spam, and commit fraud. If you suspect malware is on your computer — Stop shopping, banking, or any online activities that involve user names, passwords, or other sensitive information. Confirm that your security software is working and up-to-date. At a […]Continue Reading..
We took a hacker to a café and, in 20 minutes, he knew where everyone else was born, what schools they attended, and the last five things they googled. Read how he accomplished this: What we give away when we log on to a public Wi-Fi networkContinue Reading..