Threat Brief: Online Scammers are Getting Smarter and You Should Too!

Posted by Alexa Villanueva on Tue, Jan 02, 2018

91% of cyberattacks start with one simple phishing email!

Phishing attacks and scams have been around for a long time and continue to be an issue for companies worldwide. In the past, these scams were fairly easy to spot: emails with obvious grammatical errors, fake login pages or links redirecting you to fraudulent bank accounts. Nowadays, scams are becoming increasingly sophisticated and even if you’re the most attentive Internet user you might fall for nefarious internet hoaxes.

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Topics: ThreatBrief, online protection, Online Scams

Six Tips for Safe Online Shopping [Infographic]

Posted by Alexa Villanueva on Tue, Dec 12, 2017

Black Friday and Cyber Monday might be over but holiday shopping season continues all month long. As you search to get the perfect gifts you might find yourself shopping in stores but the convenience of making your purchases online is unbeatable. Besides being able to shop from the comfort of your home, many consumers are choosing online rather than physical shopping due to the variety of products they find online, delivery options and ease of searching.

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Topics: infographic, cybersecurity, online protection, online shopping

Threat Brief: Traveling for the Holidays? You Might Be a Target for Cyber Criminals

Posted by Alexa Villanueva on Fri, Dec 01, 2017

15 million bookings are affected by fraudulent websites and call centers posing as hotel websites

Cybercrime doesn’t take time off  but you can always stay one step ahead by learning about the common threats and how you can prevent them from ruining your vacations.

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Topics: ThreatBrief, identity theft prevention, online protection, traveling abroad

Trick or Threat: Top Scary Online Scams and Tips to Protect Yourself

Posted by Alexa Villanueva on Tue, Oct 31, 2017

Ghosts, scary clowns and sugar overdose… Halloween is just around the corner and it happens at the same time as “Cyber Security Awareness” month ends. Though the constant emerging cyber threats might have you frightened, our security experts believe the best way to scare cyber scammers away is to be prepared. Below are tips to protect yourself from the most chilling online tricks out there:

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Topics: cyber threats, cyber security, online protection, Online Scams

Lessons from Equifax and Yahoo Data Breaches

Posted by Alexa Villanueva on Fri, Oct 20, 2017

Cyber security incidents have a negative impact on everyone involved, from the customers to even the company’s employees. And after reading the headlines day after day about how personal and financial information of MILLIONS of people have been exposed for the world to see, we can’t help but wonder: What went wrong? How could it have been avoided? What’s next?

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Topics: data breach, cyber security, online protection

Threat Brief: Buying and Selling Online - Is it too Good to be True?

Posted by Alexa Villanueva on Tue, Oct 03, 2017

Are you aware of the risks of buying and selling online?

These days, people can buy and sell almost anything online. Unfortunately, cybercriminals have taken advantage of internet anonimity to scam buyers and sellers

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Topics: ThreatBrief, online threat, buying and selling online, online protection

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