Tuesday, September 19, 2017
One of the big three credit bureaus, Equifax, on Thursday confessed what's almost unbelievable -- it's been hit by a massive cybersecurity breach that compromised Social Security numbers, birthdates and other personal information on more than half of the adults in the United States. Until more details come out, you should assume you are affected by this and take several precautions.
Equifax Inc's shares tumbled 18 percent on Friday after the provider of consumer credit scores revealed that hackers may have stolen personal details of nearly half of the American adult population in one of the largest data breaches.
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Are you making a big home security mistake? If you are leaving your doors unlocked, or if you are using low quality lock systems, you are putting yourself…and your home…at [ ]
Friday, September 08, 2017
If you haven’t yet heard, Equifax, one of the three major credit bureaus in the United States, has been hacked. What does this mean for you? It means that your
If you haven’t yet heard, Equifax, one of the three major credit bureaus in the United States, has been hacked. What does this mean for you? It means that your [ ]
While cybercrime makes all the headlines, old school checks have not fallen out of favor with thieves. Checks are still the most targeted payment form in...
Thursday, September 07, 2017
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Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Without an IT asset disposal policy, that iPhone an employee just unloaded on eBay could be a time bomb.
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Cinco cosas que necesita saber sobre la protección ejecutiva
Monday, September 04, 2017
Some everyday ways you might be unknowingly helping identity thieves steal your card information.
Saturday, September 02, 2017
With the way some parents talk of their preschoolers’ ability to get past any door lock, you’d think these tykes were ready to design military security bases for the U.S. government. Recently there was news […]
While protecting your credit and money is important, it’s also possible to go to unnecessary extremes, causing undue stress and hypervigilance
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
As many as 500 seemingly harmless apps downloaded from the Google Play store hid a dirty little secret that even the app makers weren't aware of.
Monday, August 28, 2017
Believe it or not your smartphone may have been or still is recording you. If you own an Android phone, it is likely that you've used Google's...
Smartphones and tablets have become one of the most important pieces of equipment for mobile Notaries. It’s imperative that you ensure your mobile devices are always safe.
Friday, August 25, 2017
Federal investigators say a major multi-state skim scam stealing thousands from people on the South Shore was shut down.
With Snapchat's location sharing tool, allowing friends to see users' exact locations, Massachusetts State Police trooper Dustin Fitch is warning kids and parents to beware.
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Robert Siciliano http://robertsiciliano.com/ identity theft expert for @HotspotShield discusses Verizon Data Breach Affects 14 Million Customers
http://robertsiciliano.com/ Robert Siciliano Identity Theft Expert Discusses Chinese Launching Unhackable internet with Quantum Computing and how to use VPN ...
Have you ever heard of a sniffer? This is a computer program that is used to decode data to make it readable, but in nefarious ways
Monday, August 21, 2017
Automated Teller Machines are under siege more than ever from skimming. Skimming, where ATM thieves steal your PIN and account number using remote ...
A mother of three’s worst nightmare occurred when she found out a surveillance camera in her daughters’ bedroom was hacked and livestreamed on the internet.The mother from Houston, Texas, installed the cameras around her house four years ago to keep her family safe. But now, the woman – [...]
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Have you been thinking that it’s time to make the drastic choice to remove yourself from social media? Most of us were quick to join the social media...
Executive protection requires risk assessment and adherence to rules. Here's how you get executive buy-in.
Friday, August 11, 2017
It just goes to show: You never know who you're really talking to over e-mail.
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Protect yourself from spear-phishing scams, like what reportedly hit White House staffers Anthony Scaramucci and Tom Bossert, by taking these cybersecurity steps.
Thursday, August 10, 2017
It's open season on the jet set, particularly those who use open, public wireless networks.
Do you know how to avoid romance scams when dating online? Knowing these six red flags could help you save money, not to mention heartache.
Friday, August 04, 2017
There’s no single foolproof way to protect your corporate email, but a multi-front approach goes a very long way. Read on to learn more.
Thursday, August 03, 2017
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HP Dr Kimberlee Brannock #HP #reinventsecurity #BHUSA Risk, Compliance and Security Management Maintaining proper network and data security compliance is an...
As you might know, at the end of July, all types of hackers came to Las Vegas to attend Blackhat 2017. During the conference, some pretty scary hacks were exposed, [ ]
In July, more than 15,000 security pros, hackers, hobbyists, and researchers met in Las Vegas for the Black Hat Conference 2017 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. #HP #reinventsecurity #BHUSA
In July, more than 15,000 security pros, hackers, hobbyists, and researchers met in Las Vegas for the Black Hat Conference 2017 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. This was the [ ]
Tomorrow’s Workplace: Flexible and Secure
Be Smart About Planning for “Smart” Technology
Using 'autofill' for card info is convenient, but is it safe?
Bad credit and low income don't mean you can't protect what you do have! Here's how you can keep your apartment or house safe for less!
Employers beware: Today's job search scams are sophisticated, can seriously damage an employers reputation. Learn more about these job search scams here.
Changing your name and merging accounts can put newlyweds at risk of identity theft. Here are some suggestions to help better protect your information.
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Expert: Half of American adults are on the FBI's biometric database
If you ever need to discard an electronic device, make sure that you take the necessary steps to securely erase the hard drive, first.
ISP privacy may soon be a thing of the past. If you want to keep your privacy in tact, it's going to be up to you. Here's what you can do.
The Frightening Fake Kidnapping Call And How To Protect Yourself
Thursday, May 11, 2017
In the wake of Marines United, Marine vets refuse to give up as Facebook grapples with how to prevent non-consensual porn
Setting up a credit freeze is a good first step, but it's not enough. You need an added layer of protection to help protect your identity.
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Gmail security is a big concern because millions of malicious emails are sent to their users each and every day.
The Gmail phishing attack was 'particularly insidious,' according to experts, who said it was created by someone with considerable skill.
A new study was just released by the National Association for Information Destruction. What did it find? Astonishingly, about 40% of all digital devices that are found on the second-hand [ ]
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
A Twitter account from a user named Eugene Pupov took responsibility for the worm.
There are many ways to get into legal trouble with credit cards without intending to break the law.
Cybercrime is a threat to even the smallest of practices, here are six ways to prevent criminals from accessing your patients' data.
For freelancers and small business owners there’s a plethora of options when accepting payments from clients. One of the newer, and more interesting, options are social media payments. But, should you accept these social media money transfers from your clients? Money Transfers Through Social Media There’s no shortage of peer-to-peer payments options using social media. […]
Wednesday, May 03, 2017
A shocking study by the National Associated for Information Destruction has revealed some terrifying information: 40% of electronic devices found on the second-hand market contains personal information. This information includes [ ]