Scam of the Week: Airline Confirmation Fraud

By | 2017-04-05T16:34:00+00:00 April 5th, 2017|Categories: Cyber Security|Tags: , , , , |

There is a new spin on an existing phishing scam you need to be aware of. Bad guys are doing research on you personally using social media and find out where and when you (might) travel for business. Next, they craft an email especially for you with an airline reservation or receipt that looks just [...]

New Scam of the Week – Valentine’s Day Scams

By | 2017-02-13T14:11:00+00:00 February 13th, 2017|Categories: Cyber Security|Tags: , , |

It's Valentine's Day and the scammers are out in full force... again. There are many ways these online criminals try to trick you, but the most common are phony florists, online dating scams, phony electronic greeting cards and delivery scams. So, here are the red flags you need to look out for. Do not trust emails or [...]

Scam Of The Week Blends CEO Fraud And W-2 Phishing

By | 2017-02-07T10:50:48+00:00 February 7th, 2017|Categories: Cyber Security|Tags: , , |

The bad guys are starting their tax scams early this season! They are now combining two scams-in-one. First, they ask you to send them the W-2 forms of all employees, with the email looking like it comes from the CEO or a C-level executive. Next, they follow up with an urgent request to transfer a [...]

Avoiding Holiday Scams

By | 2017-02-23T13:57:05+00:00 December 5th, 2016|Categories: Cyber Security|Tags: , , |

by Matt Haring   Phishing scams are a menace. At least one in 10 people fall for phishing attacks in the workforce. This rate of success spells trouble for businesses. But consumers are not safe from phishing attacks, either. Mobile banking trojans like Android.Fakelogin and scammers impersonating online travel agencies like and Travelocity are already targeting users for [...]