Cybersecurity Traveling Tips for the Holiday Season

Many of us take vacations during the holidays but sometimes we forget to be extra careful with our cybersecurity when getting that much needed R&R. Keep reading for some holiday security tips from our partner, Rapid7. Most travelers generally focus on preparing themselves for vacation by following a slew of personal safety tips for traveling. But it’s also a good idea to remember that cybersecurity doesn’t stop being a threat just because...

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ThreatList: Holiday Spam, the Perfect Seasonal Gift for Criminals

ThreatList: Holiday Spam, the Perfect Seasonal Gift for Criminals

It's no surprise, consumers are much more likely to fall for spam during the holiday season. Maybe holiday cheer makes people less cynical. If so, that explains why social-engineering spam tactics prove to be more effective during the festive season. New research shows that spam campaigns disguised as delivery notifications or online shopping invoices, while always a favored tactic by criminals, work even better around the holidays. That’s largely because, among other factors,...

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How To Stay Safe When Online Shopping This Holiday Season

How To Stay Safe When Online Shopping This Holiday Season

As December quickly approaches, we not only welcome the various holiday sales hosted both in-store and online but also the scams that come with it. But how can you really safely, and confidently shop online while getting a good deal? We've put together a guide below, to help you stay safe while skipping the lines, and online shopping. According to LifeLock, here’s what the agency predicts for Nov. 1 to Dec....

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