Cyber Crime in the Era of COVID-19

The Coronavirus pandemic has changed life as we know it, almost overnight. Amidst unprecedented health and economic concerns, cybersecurity is likely the last thing on most people’s minds. Sadly, malicious attackers are capitalizing on the fear and uncertainty surrounding the pandemic to initiate new scams and cyber-attacks.

A New Twist on Fraud Prevention: Don't Abbreviate the Date!

Fraud is nothing new. In today’s world, we are used to guarding against phone scams, email hackers, and online credit card and identity theft. But as we enter a new decade, fraud experts are advising against a new danger—abbreviating the date.

5 Tips for Preventing a Cyber Security Breach

In today's world, we hear about cyber security breaches all the time. They impact businesses of all sizes, from corporate giants like Target and Equifax, to small local businesses. Malicious individuals can gain access to a private network through any number of weak points, causing real damage to the business and their clients—damage that is often extremely expensive to repair, and can be irreparable in terms of reputation.