Posts Tagged 'identity theft'

I was talking with some of my coworkers the other day about why I wanted to jump to the larger iPhone 7 Plus.  For me it came down to the camera.  I travel a lot for work and even though photography is something of a hobby of mine, I don’t always have my “good camera” […]

Perhaps the most alarming thing about cybercriminals is that they know us so well. They study human behavior. They study culture and trends. They are marketers. They know what desire we are trying to fill in our Google searches, and they tweak their schemes daily to exploit that. And once we take the bait, they […]

When it comes to data breaches there are hits and there are misses. And then there are hits. Today, there was a hit. Yahoo Inc., a long-time, major tech player, confirmed a massive breach, affecting up to 500 million Yahoo users. Usernames, protected passwords, dates of birth, associated email addresses and more were allegedly stolen […]

Who doesn’t look forward to their next vacation or holiday? With a simple plane ticket, you can be off to enjoy relaxing family time or to an exotic location. These are chances to let go of worries, which can naturally lead people to be careless. But that also invites danger, as far as cybersecurity is […]

A couple years ago I was messing around on my computer before dinner.   My wife came in with a strange look on her face as she told the person on the phone, “I think you might want to talk to my husband about that.” Once on the phone I was greeted with, “Hi, this is […]