How to Steer Clear of Cyber Monday Scams

“It’s the most hackable time of the year.” Oh wait, that’s not how the song goes? Might as well. With Thanksgiving and it’s tagalongs Black Friday and Cyber Monday upon us, scammers and hackers are coming out of the woodworks to cash in on the year’s busiest buying season. As people go online in search of the perfect holiday gifts, the natural inclination is to … Continue reading How to Steer Clear of Cyber Monday Scams

The (Rotten) Gift that Keeps on Giving

Oh, Thanksgiving Day. You probably get a warm and fuzzy feeling even before the sugar high hits your brain just thinking about the mashed potato and turkey-packed day. What you’re probably not thinking about is that first Thanksgiving Day back in 1621. There were Pilgrims and Native Americans, food and gifts, don’t forget the gifts! The Native Americans gave the newbies their trade secrets for … Continue reading The (Rotten) Gift that Keeps on Giving

Of Football, Phishing and Freeloaders – The Thanksgiving/Cyber Security Connection

Thanksgiving Day is almost here and with it comes memories of the scent of pumpkin pie wafting through the crisp fall air, football games in played in cable-knit sweaters and, of course, cyber security. Okay, maybe cyber security isn’t exactly the first thing that come to mind when you think of Thanksgiving but when you think about it, it actually makes sense. After all, so … Continue reading Of Football, Phishing and Freeloaders – The Thanksgiving/Cyber Security Connection