Tag: identity theft

Know your Digital Risk this Tax Season

It is 2017, and a new year means a new tax season. This year tax season comes with fresh threats as scammers try to leverage fear of the IRS to steal identities and money. January 30-February 3 is Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week. US-CERT (United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team), Read more

Cyber Alert: Holiday Phishing Scams and Malware Campaigns

On Wednesday, November 11th, the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) released an alert reminding users that the holiday season is a time to remain vigilant and cautious when shopping online or browsing the internet: holiday phishing scams and malware campaigns abound. A significant increase in scams and spam is Read more

Don’t Fall Victim to an Online Charity Scam!

By Katie Dobruse Sunday, June 12, 2016 saw the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, resulting in the deaths of 49 people and the wounding of another 53. As we collectively struggle to make sense of this horrific event, there are those who would take advantage of this tragedy Read more