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How to Spot (and Block) Email Phishing Scams

By |2019-03-12T10:05:37+00:00February 13th, 2019|

Cybercrime comes in many disguises, goes by many names. But the endgame is basically the same — to steal your money, either now or later. Ransomware is now. You’ve heard about it a lot since 2017. Your computer files are literally held for ransom. A cybercriminal uses malware to encrypt [...]

It’s Tax Time: How to Protect Yourself from Email Tax Scams

By |2019-03-12T10:03:47+00:00February 6th, 2019|

It’s tax season. And it’s not just the IRS after your money. Tax time is a special time for cybercriminals. People are on edge, eager for their refund or dreading their bill. Perfect prey. You’ve seen those fake IRS emails. You’re threatened with jail, fines, and a miserable life if [...]