It happens every tax season, the scammers come out impersonating the IRS. This year is no different. The latest scheme involves malicious users posing asRead More
Top 5 Services Regularly Scannned – Make Sure You Use Unique Passwords
All online services are regular scanned and attacked by the bad guys using large password dictionaries and caches of compromised credentials. As reported by FoxRead More
Phishing Attempts are Getting More Sophisticated. What to look out for.
According to this alert from the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), hackers are going to great lengths, including mimicking real people and creating andRead More
New Year, New Resolution to Be Safer Online
This is an older article from the FTC, but its a good reminder on how to keep your personal information safe in the New Year.Read More
Watch out for Shipping Notification Scams this Holiday Season
If you’ve gotten a text or email message that seems to be from the United States Postal Service (USPS) or any shipping company with aRead More
People Are Still Using the Dumbest Passwords Available
If you thought most people would have learned by now not to use “password” as the password for their sensitive logins, then you would beRead More
Being Secure Online – Using Search Responsibly
Being secure online is more than just good browsing and password habits. It’s about everything you do online, and searching is one of the mostRead More
Yes, You Really Need a Password Manager
We’ve been telling you for years that you should be using a password manager. Password Managers, or Password Safes, allow you to create longer, moreRead More
It Happens – What to do when you click a phishing link?
It happens. Sometimes the bad guys get you. You accidentally click on a phishing link and now what? Lifehacker has a nice article on theRead More
Loan Terms Everyone Needs to Know
Part of being secure online is being financially literate. If you want to buy a house or pursue a higher education, you’ll probably need aRead More
Podcast: Don’t Fall For These Money Scam
Here’s a new one for CU*Secure, a podcast. Check out this CNN Podcast that covers some common financial scams and what to look out for.Read More
Lookout for Email Scams!
“Phishers are willing to try just about anything to compromise your company’s security. Looking at all the potential avenues of attack may seem overwhelming, butRead More