Tag Archives: cybersecurity

Phishing Scammers Using Hurricane Matthew to Steal Your Money, Data, & Life

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Disasters such as Hurricane Matthew bring out the best in people – and the worst. Unfortunately, the phishing scammers, schemers, and con-artists – the worst – use events like this to take advantage of the best. Phishing scams are the new form of fraud in the digital age. Don’t let your good nature leave you […]

Why The Death Star Explosion (and Your Data Breach) Was an Inside Job

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  Why did the Death Star get blown up? Because there was a data breach in the Empire. Yes, Luke Skywalker and his rag-tag band of rebels attacked the Death Star with their tiny ships, but it was an analysis of the Death Star plans that revealed a weakness in the battle station. Plans that were STOLEN and couriered to […]

Why You Can’t Rest Easy In Your Digital Security World

The Heartbleed digital security flaw. The end of support for Windows XP. The Internet Explorer Zero-Day exploit. The Anthem Blue Cross data breach. There’s a brief media fanfare about cybersecurity each time something happens, but most of us don’t think we’re affected. Some of us are inconvenienced. A few horror stories make their way into […]