Cyber Clean for Spring04/01/2022
For two years, you've accumulated digital clutter and technical debt at a rate previously considered impossible, at least pre-pandemic. The good news is that spring has sprung, and spring is the time when we all agree to pretend we enjoy cleaning. We power through, at least until there's a clear path from out WFH desk to the fridge. And we feel a little better when we see the results. In the same spirit, let's take a moment to clear a virtual path and shore up our digital defenses because winter is always around the corner.
Don't Bust Your Bracket: Online Gambling Safety03/01/2022
With the NBA and NHL Finals and, of course, March Madness fast approaching, spring is a busy time for sports fans and people that like to gamble. Betting on sporting events can bring excitement-the possibility of financial reward and loss-and cybersecurity risks.
Due to the recent popularity of online betting, especially during the pandemic, online gambling sites have become a hot target for bad actors.
Fraud Alert! Beware of Common Tax Scams02/01/2022
Tax season is upon us, a time of year when the scammers go into overdrive. Be extra careful while online, and avoid activities that could put your identity and finances at risk. It doesn't matter whether you owe money to the IRS or are expecting a refund, as the scammers will target you regardless of your situation.