How to avoid email phishing scams

You know not to click on links in sketchy emails. Everybody knows that. And yet, people fall for these phishing attacks all the time. Case in point: The FBI suspects a phishing email is how the R.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 20th, 2017

Get Started: FBI warns of spreading W-2 email theft scheme

W-2 SCAM The IRS is warning businesses about a sharp increase in email phishing scams involving employees' W-2 forms — scams that can put staffers' Social Security numbers and other critical information in the hands of thieves......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 21st, 2017

4 Ways to Spot (and Avoid) a Phishing Attack

Before you open an email or download an attachment, check for these signs that it could be a hacker trying to steal your personal or company data......»»

Category: topSource: incJun 19th, 2017

How Phishing Works & How to Avoid It

These six tips will help keep your email account and personal data safe and secure......»»

Category: topSource: incMay 26th, 2017

Cyber safety best practices: How to avoid phishing scams 

Social engineering schemes continue to grow in their sophistication, and phishing campaigns, in particular, are causing concern as they make their way to employee inboxes. These fraudu.....»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekMar 23rd, 2017

Cyber safety best practices: How to avoid phishing scams 

Social engineering schemes continue to grow in their sophistication, and phishing campaigns, in particular, are caus.....»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekMar 22nd, 2017

How to Stay Safe From Email Phishing Scams

An easy guide to spot scams. When you hear about someone getting ha.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 16th, 2017

The email phishing scams and fraudulent phone schemes being used this tax season

Each tax season, new fraudulent scams arise to put taxpayers and businesses on high alert. This year is no different. The IRS has issued a warning reminiscent of a similar concern from the 2016 tax filing season – beware of an email phishing sca.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 27th, 2017

IRS Issues Warning As W-2 Email Scams Ramp Up

Businesses and organizations needs to be on high alert for phishing scams all yea.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesFeb 6th, 2017

5 phishing scams you need to be aware of

Here are five of the most common phishing strategies......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 20th, 2017

How to avoid the network outage that could cost you the C-suite

Imagine an important product launch date has arrived, and suddenly not one of the billions of people on the internet can reach your website, your email or your internet-based services, whether gaming, video, CRM, marketing automation or any of the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2017

Workplace tip: 7 unprofessional email habits you need to avoid

Some very co.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 6th, 2017

Just say no to LinkedIn requests from strangers; some may be phishing scams

A go-to for professionals, LinkedIn can pose dangers because people have come to have confidence in it and by extension the accounts.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 6th, 2017

8 things you should always do in your emails — and 5 things to avoid

Gabrielle Lurie/ReutersFew things can tarnish your professional brand quite like a poorly written, misguided email. One click of the 'sen.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 28th, 2017

Dont get caught in these Social Security scams

Avoid common Social Security scams with these helpful secrets......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 28th, 2017

Trump officials and lawyers keep falling for a basic email prank — here"s how to avoid getting scammed by a stranger

Getty ImagesOn Monday, Jared Kushner's lawyer Abbe Lowell fell for one of the oldest email tricks in the book.  Lowell exchanged sensitive emails with someone he thought was Kushner, but wasn't. The ex.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 26th, 2017

How To Avoid ICO Scams

How To Avoid ICO Scams.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkSep 19th, 2017

2 Ways the IRS May Be Stalking You on Social Media and How to Avoid Being Singled Out

IRS may be using social media and your private email as part of its data mining and analytics without your knowledge......»»

Category: topSource: incSep 11th, 2017

5 ways to avoid charity scams exploiting Hurricane Harvey

The FBI released a warning about emails and calls requesting donations......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 5th, 2017

Don"t Fall Victim To Harvey Flood Scams

Many people want to donate to Harvey-related relief efforts. But they need to avoid scam artists who are trying to get their hands on some of that money. Experts offer advice for giving s.....»»

Category: topSource: nprAug 31st, 2017

Don"t get duped: How to avoid post-Harvey charity scams

People all over the country are donating to Harvey disaster relief efforts, but law enforcement officials and consumer watchdogs urge caution: Beware of phony charities......»»

Category: topSource: moneyAug 30th, 2017