7 dangerous subject lines

April 6, 2017By Mike Rush

Email attacks are the most common methods for initiating ransomware and phishing scams. Attackers want you to open an infected attachment or click a malicious link, and unwittingly download malware to your machine….read more

Celebrate World Backup Day the Smarter Way

March 31, 2017By Mike Rush

Don’t wait for a system failure, ransomware attack, or for your laptop to be stolen before you start thinking about backing up your data. Why back up? According to a 2016 study by…read more

Ransomware: a Modern Threat to Public Safety

March 28, 2017By Mike Rush

Ransomware authors are pivoting their attacks from individuals to government entities and health care institutions, causing a threat to public safety. Traditionally, crypto ransomware targeted individuals and encrypted their personal data and files…read more

Simple steps to help make you CyberSmart

March 15, 2017By Mike Rush

The online threat landscape continues to evolve. Not only do we need to continue innovating and refining our protection techniques, but we also need to stay on top of our cybersecurity education in…read more

My friend stole my password!

March 13, 2017By Mike Rush

News of yet another breach at Target or Yahoo seems pretty commonplace these days. Sometimes, the frequency of big, newsworthy hacks can make us forget about more personal threats we face: the people…read more

Employment scams target recent college grads

March 7, 2017By Mike Rush

As if the job market isn’t hard enough to break into, rising seniors and recent college graduates are employment scam targets. In January, the FBI issued a warning that employment scams targeting college…read more

Top 5 Tax Season Scams

March 2, 2017By Mike Rush

During tax season most of us are probably still dreading the moment we have to quit procrastinating, buckle down, and file our income taxes. Coincidentally, it’s also a time that cybercriminals are working…read more

5 Totally Achievable Resolutions

January 3, 2017By Mike Rush

If you’re anything like me, you probably make a bunch of lofty resolutions every year that you probably won’t, or even can’t, achieve. (For instance, I’ve been promising to hit the gym a…read more