How to Protect Your College Student from Identity Theft on Campus

How to Protect Your College Student from Identity Theft on Campus

Five tips for better data and device  security habits at college This fall, roughly 19.9 million college students will attend...
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Russian Election Interference Coming to Your Vote in 2020

Russian Election Interference Coming to Your Vote in 2020

What will it take for Americans, especially our politicians, to care about Russian election interference? That’s a question I’ve been...
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Is Document Shredding Still a Thing in This Digital Age?

Is Document Shredding Still a Thing in This Digital Age?

Document shredding seems to have fallen out of favor. I recently received some questions from a client wondering if, in...
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FaceApp is Fun, But Putin Will Own Your Privacy

FaceApp quite literally owns your face forever (or atleast the image of your face). It’s funny how we spend billions...
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BREACHED! Customer Data from Quest Diagnostics & Lab Corp

BREACHED! Customer Data from Quest Diagnostics & Lab Corp

Within just a few days of each other, both Quest Diagnostics and Lab Corp, two of the largest blood testing...
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Just Wait for the Cavity: Dental Cyber Security

Just Wait for the Cavity: Dental Cyber Security

Dental Cyber Security is kind of like, well, being a dentist. You’re in your patient’s mouth. The red flags are...
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RobbinHood Ransomware Attack Brings Down Baltimore

RobbinHood Ransomware Attack Brings Down Baltimore

Since May 7, Baltimore has been dealing with a ransomware attack that brought many city systems to a standstill. Hackers...
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Local Government Cyber Security: Our Next Big Threat

Local Government Cyber Security: Our Next Big Threat

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Security Awareness Programs Like Mushy Overnight Oats?

Security Awareness Programs Like Mushy Overnight Oats?

To diagnose your under-performing cyber security awareness programs, all you need to do is look at my breakfast today. My...
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Don’t Let Hackers & Cyber Attackers Spoil Your Holiday (Video)

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12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 12 – Holiday Security Tips All Wrapped up Together

12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 12 – Holiday Security Tips All Wrapped up Together

There is no better gift to give yourself, your loved ones and your friends than peace of mind during the...
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12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 11 – Is that Holiday Email Really a Lump of Coal?

12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 11 – Is that Holiday Email Really a Lump of Coal?

Don’t be fooled by the holiday email pretending to bear goodwill or gifts.
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12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 10 – Beware the Phony Santa Claus Comin’ to Town

12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 10 – Beware the Phony Santa Claus Comin’ to Town

Because of the power of social media holiday scammers like to make you think you are giving to a charitable...
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12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 9 – I’m getting Nuttin’ (But Scams) for Christmas

12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 9 – I’m getting Nuttin’ (But Scams) for Christmas

You might get nuttin' for Christmas if you don't outsmart the thieves! Protect those packages you order online.
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12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 8 – What to Give the Person Who has Everything (and Wants to Keep it!)

12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 8 – What to Give the Person Who has Everything (and Wants to Keep it!)

Looking for a great holiday gift? Forget the fruitcake and buy them something that will make their life calmer and...
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12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 7 – It’s a Wonderful Life—Let’s Keep it That Way

12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 7 – It’s a Wonderful Life—Let’s Keep it That Way

Want to know how to catch fraudulent purchases on your credit and debit card accounts before they land you in...
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12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 6 – Don’t Let the Grinch Steal Your Party!

12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 6 – Don’t Let the Grinch Steal Your Party!

Holiday parties can be a major source of identity theft. While the hosts are off making merry, the guests are...
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12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 5 – Don’t Tell Facebook You Won’t Be Home for the Holidays

12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 5 – Don’t Tell Facebook You Won’t Be Home for the Holidays

Data Scrooges regularly visit social media profiles to take advantage of our charity during the holidays. Give graciously, but not...
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12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 4 – Holiday Shopping Quiz – Is Credit or Debit Smarter?

12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 4 – Holiday Shopping Quiz – Is Credit or Debit Smarter?

Do you realize that one form of payment is MUCH riskier than another regardless of whether you shop online or...
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12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 3 – Stopping Hackers When You’re Shopping on Wi-Fi

12 Days to a Safe Christmas: Day 3 – Stopping Hackers When You’re Shopping on Wi-Fi

Did you know that the free Wi-Fi hotspot you are using to do your holiday shopping while sipping coffee is...
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