October 3, 2019
Instagram

New Phishing Scam: Instagram Copyright Infringment

Have you received a threatening letter regarding use of an image on Instagram? It could be a scam. Cons are turning to fake copyright infringement warnings […]
October 2, 2019
Dunkin Donuts

Dunkin Donut’s Customer’s Get a Data Breach Along With Their Morning Coffee

Would you care for some cream with your data breach? Between 2015 and 2018 over 300,000 morning-goers got more than they bargained for while frequenting Dunkin […]
September 27, 2019

Snail Mail Imitating Real IRS Correspondence

The cons who target victims masquerading as the IRS have a new trick up their sleeve. Snail mail! It’s a hard fact that the Internal Revenue […]
September 18, 2019

Microsoft and Facebook Impersonation Spreading

Phishers just love Microsoft. Why? Because we keep falling for their fake emails. On a quarterly basis, Vade Secure, puts out their quarterly Phisher’s Favorites report, […]
September 12, 2019
sceurity camera

Most Commonly Hacked IOT Devices

Oh the wonderful Internet of Things. Internet based devices that instantly pair with each other for seamless connectivity. How did we ever live without it? From […]
September 3, 2019
Voice Image Fraud

New Social Engineering Scam-CEO Voice Fraud

Thanks to a new con and AI, we now have to worry about voice impersonation. Wait…what? The wall Street Journal is reporting that “Criminals used artificial intelligence-based […]
August 26, 2019
taxes

New IRS Scam Opens the Door for Malware

If you get an email from the IRS…don’t click on any links. The IRS almost always sends threatening letters in the mail and the postman delivers […]
August 21, 2019
texas flag

A “Coordinated Ransomware Attack” hits 23 Texas Local Government Entities.

A new day, a new ransom… but not just one, twenty-three? On the morning of August 16th hackers hit 23 municipalities in Texas, and events are […]
August 13, 2019

Virtual Bank Robbery Shuts Down Tokyo Exchange

A virtual bank robbery struck Tokyo last month causing a Tokyo exchange to shut down. Seems like a Hollywood movie trailer, doesn’t it? Unfortunately, it’s all […]