FaceApp Privacy Panic, Facebook’s 5 Billion Dollar Fine, Amazon Brushing Scams

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for July 22nd 2019 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: The FaceApp privacy panic, Facebook’s 5 billion dollar fine from the FTC, ...

Fighting Holiday Fraud: Lessons from Black Friday/Cyber Monday

Think you know what to be on guard for when it comes to Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping fraud? The latest statistics may surprise you--and help prepare you to fight fraud ...

Make Sure Your Network Security Is Ready for the Holiday Shopping Season

The holiday shopping season kicks off tomorrow. There will be a notable spike in holiday shopping as people across the country rush to take advantage of the deals and bargains available on ...

5 Digital Threats to Watch Out for on Black Friday

The end of November is a busy time in the United States. On Thanksgiving, friends and family gather together to give thanks for good food, good company and good fortune. Once they’ve ...
WP Security Audit Log Plugin Black Friday Deal

Black Friday & Cyber Monday WordPress Security Deals – 2018

If you’ve been wanting to buy a particular WordPress security plugin or service, the Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales is the right time to buy it. During this time of the ...

USPS Informed Delivery Vulnerabilities, Holiday Credit Card Fraud, Huge SMS Database Leak – WB43

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for November 19th 2018 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: USPS Informed delivery vulnerabilities, protecting yourself from credit card fraud and a ...
Fraud attempts to jump 14% during 2018 peak holiday shopping season, benchmark data indicates

Fraud attempts to jump 14% during 2018 peak holiday shopping season, benchmark data indicates

Fraud attempts will likely increase 14% during the 2018 peak holiday season between Thanksgiving Day and Cyber Monday, according to new benchmark data from ACI Worldwide. The banking solutions provider revealed its ...
14 Malware Families Targeting E-Commerce Brands Ahead of Black Friday

14 Malware Families Targeting E-Commerce Brands Ahead of Black Friday

Researchers discovered 14 malware families targeting dozens of e-commerce brands just over one week before Black Friday. Kaspersky Lab observed the threats targeting 67 e-commerce brands including 33 consumer apparel sites, eight ...
Online Security Concerns Split UK Black Friday Shoppers

Online Security Concerns Split UK Black Friday Shoppers

Shopping online on Black Friday Weekend can be a great way of getting the best deal as retailers slash prices across their range. But as security risks mount and hackers continue to ...