WannaCry ransomware. What you need to know to protect yourself.

By |2017-05-17T00:00:00+00:00May 17th, 2017|Cybercrime prevention, National, Technology|

Last week, the so-called WannaCry ransomware virus began infecting computers. It quickly spread across the globe and disrupted critical networks.  WannaCry may be the biggest, and most expensive, worldwide ransomware attack to date. Here is how to protect yourself.

The Google phishing scam that is fooling the experts

By |2017-01-13T00:00:00+00:00January 13th, 2017|Cybercrime prevention, National, Technology|

A new scam is fooling even experienced users into divulging their Google login info. The scam uses sophisticated techniques to trick the brain—by using an advanced URL trick. See how it works and spread the word. This trap is worse than most!

It’s probably time to delete that Yahoo account

By |2016-12-27T00:00:00+00:00December 27th, 2016|Cybercrime prevention, National, Technology|

A long history of hacks have exposed Yahoo users to more than their share of privacy exposures. After more than a billion accounts have been compromised, is it safe to trust Yahoo in the future? Learn how to backup and save your data, then delete your Yahoo account.