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Wire Fraud Scam Upgraded with Bitcoin

The FBI has issued a bulletin describing a bitcoin variant of a wire fraud scam: As the agency describes it, the scammer will contact their victim and somehow convince them that they ...
Your Internet Attack Surface – What is it and how do you secure it

Your Internet Attack Surface – What is it and how do you secure it

More and more, threats to business and brands are occurring outside the traditional enterprise boundaries, on the Internet, away from the watchful eye of most security personnel and product. The threats are ...

Elder Scammers Indicted | Avast

| | scam, Scams
On August 25, 2021, the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in San Diego California announced indictments against eight individuals they claim stole more than $2 million from victims over the ...
How to Protect Yourself from Gift Card Scams

How to Protect Yourself from Gift Card Scams

In our July monthly show we discuss gift card scams! What are the different scams that are out there, how do they work, and details on how to protect yourself from becoming ...
Travel scams up 4x as pandemic recedes and travelers take flight

Travel scams up 4x as pandemic recedes and travelers take flight

| | online fraud, Scams
Planning your hot vax vacation? Beware! Travel scams are up over 4x since the start of the year! ...
Amazon Scams up 7X Leading up to Prime Day

Amazon Scams up 7X Leading up to Prime Day

Bolster Research has found that Amazon scammers have increased their activity with a 7X increase leading up to Prime Day ...
Is Apple’s App Store ‘Teeming’ with Scams?

Is Apple’s App Store ‘Teeming’ with Scams?

Roughly 2% of the top-grossing apps in Apple’s store are, in some way, “scams,” claims the Daily Bezos ...
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Protecting a New Vulnerable Population on the Internet

On a Mission of Protecting Abraham Lincoln is credited with saying that “A lawyer’s time and advice are his stock and trade.” Whether the quote is mis-attributed to Lincoln is irrelevant to ...
3 Ways to Keep Your Cryptocurrency Safe

3 Ways to Keep Your Cryptocurrency Safe

Are you investing in cryptocurrency or thinking about it? Be sure to listen or watch our April monthly show for our top 3 ways to keep your cryptocurrency safe! ** Links mentioned ...