Ransomware Attacks Targeting U.S. Cities

Ransomware Attacks Targeting U.S. Cities

Targeted ransomware attacks on local US government entities—cities, schools, and police stations—are on the rise. In this blog learn you'll learn why ransomware attacks are successful, what you can do to minimize ...
Don’t Pay the Price: Is Your Company Prepared for Invoice Fraud?

Don’t Pay the Price: Is Your Company Prepared for Invoice Fraud?

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Imagine for a moment that you are sitting at your desk at work: your email pings alerting you of a new message from a supplier your company works with frequently. You open ...
Have You Ever Received One of Those Calls?

Have You Ever Received One of Those Calls?

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What Is Vishing? We define vishing as the “practice of eliciting information or attempting to influence action via the telephone.” Similar to phishing, the goal of vishing calls are to obtain valuable ...
Let’s talk about Social Engineering Small Businesses

Let’s talk about Social Engineering Small Businesses

If you work for, or with, small to mid-sized companies, you may think the risk of social engineering attacks are lower for you. You know all 30-100 people in your office so ...
Vendors, Educating, and Social Media Marketing

Vendors, Educating, and Social Media Marketing

What do professionals inadvertently disclose about the operations security (OPSEC) of their organizations and themselves while giving advice? Becoming a known educator and voice in your area of expertise is effectively done ...
Your Phone’s Betrayal

Your Phone’s Betrayal

Look at your phone and ask yourself, do you rely on that tiny device for your business dealings? Your important family notifications? Your link to the outside world? If the answer to ...
Stay Safe in the Tax Season after Equifax

Stay Safe in the Tax Season after Equifax

‘Tis the season for tax fraud and identity theft via tax-related scams. Tax fraud has been on the rise for years, and nearly 1 out of every 2 Americans are at increased ...
Look out for More SMiShing This Year

Look out for More SMiShing This Year

With the new year come new social engineering threats to users. While many of these threats themselves are not new, the rising frequency and execution of them is worth attention. SMiShing (SMS ...