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Getting calls from your own number?

**Content borrowed from the Federal Trade Commission website. It’s like a scene out of a strange sci-fi movie. You get a call, look at ...

Tech Support Scammers Are Advertising Online 

Tech Support scams are nothing new, but they are getting increasingly sophisticated. Worse, tech giants like Google are finding it notoriously difficult to detect them. A report recently released by the venerable ...

4 E-mails You Should Approach With Caution

No matter how “bomb-proof” we make your network, you and your employees can still invite a hacker in if you click on a link ...

Gmail Releases New Confidential Mode 

Google has introduced a new Gmail feature called "Confidential Mode," which seeks to make sending and receiving important or sensitive emails more secure.  Unfortunately, it may have inadvertently created as many problems ...

Click Rates For Spam Emails Are Increasing

F-Secure recently published a new report, and their findings are disturbing. The click rates on spam emails increased to 14.2 percent for the second half of 2017, up from 13.4 percent reported ...

$1,170 Is How Much You're Worth On the Dark Web:

The Benzinga site had a good short summary of the current price lists for stolen data on the dark web. "According to the Dark Web Market Price Index released by the independent VPN review site Top10VPN, a thief could purchase your entire online identity for approximately $1,170 if enough of your relevant information were there. ...

Healthcare Sees 278% Increase in Data Breaches in Q2, 30% Caused by Repeat Offenders

It’s not good to be in Healthcare IT these days, judging by the latest data. With over 3 million records put at risk by ...

Twitter Is Getting Tough On Apps

Twitter has long had a reputation for being at the mercy of bots that have been used to sway public discourse and opinion. Often, these bots are controlled via Twitter API ...

I clicked on something I shouldn’t have…

By David Preuss It looked legit, came addressed from a colleague, but now I’m not so sure I didn’t click on something I shouldn’t have.  What do I do? First, and seriously - panic to all get out.  Yep, you’ve ...

New Report: Mobile Phishing on the Rise

With users being three times more likely to click on a suspicious link on their mobile device, along with over half of mobile users ...

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