Security Center

Articles & Advice

Read these articles so you are better prepared about the numerous frauds and vulnerabilities that exist.

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Law Enforcement Stings Impacting Hacker Earnings
February 3, 2023

The U.S. Justice Department announced a victory in their latest attempts to crack down on overseas ransomware groups that target U.S. companies’ computers Read More >

New Year, Newly Enacted Cybersecurity Measures
January 4, 2023

Zero-trust network access is expected to grow by more than 30% during 2023 as VPN networks will be replaced entirely within a couple years. Read More >

Holiday Deal or Steal…FBI Warns Shoppers of Holiday Scams
December 8, 2022

The FBI is urging online shoppers to be cautious this season with a rise in non-delivery and non-payments scams. Read More >

Department of Justice Increases Focus on Protecting Seniors
November 2, 2022

The Department of Justice (DOJ) is ramping up efforts to protect seniors with a multiagency task force focused on fighting foreign-based fraud schemes targeting older Americans. Read More >

Cybersecurity Awareness Month
October 5, 2022

Every October marks the National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, an effort to bring heightened scrutiny to preventing and guarding against cyberthreats to organizations and individuals. Read More >

Remaining Mindful of Child Safety When Sharing Posts Between “Friends”
September 6, 2022

While a post can be a quick way to easily keep friends and family updated, it is important to remain mindful that you may not actually know all your online “friends.” Read More >

Back to the Basics: Teaching Children Cybersecurity Fundamentals
August 9, 2022

A child who uses technology should also learn online safety, and it is always a good idea to teach, and brush up on, basic safety tips. Read More >

Technology: For the Young and the Young at Heart
July 6, 2022

Integrating technology into everyday life, particularly among those who did not come up in the Internet age, can be difficult. Read More >

Browse Securely On Your Smartphone
June 3, 2022

Connecting to a public, non-secure WiFi network can make it easy for hackers to access your device's information. Read More >