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How to Check Your Child’s Credit Report: Step-By-Step Instructions
Identity theft of children is often hard to detect until they turn 18. By then, however, their credit may be ruined. Here are the steps you should take when contacting the top three credit bureaus if you suspect your child is a victim of identity theft.
FTC Launches Cybersecurity Resource Website for SMBs
The Federal Trade Commission rolled out a website this week for small businesses that provides tips and resources on cybersecurity. The new website aims to help small businesses protect their networks and systems from cyberattacks, as well as protect customer and employee data. Access to the FTC's tips and advice are free.
Health Savings Account Fraud: The Rapidly Growing Threat
While information security and anti-fraud teams remain on high-alert for potential indicators of income tax fraud, given the rapidly approaching April 18th filing deadline, a lesser-known yet serious threat with ties to both income tax fraud and 2016’s healthcare breaches continues to emerge: health savings account fraud.
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A Quick Guide to Backing Up Your Critical Data
Friday, March 31, 2017
It’s World Backup Day, which is another way of saying it’s a good time to safeguard your digital photos, videos, documents and emails by creating second copies, or backups, of them and storing them somewhere secure.
Filing a Consumer Complaint
Tuesday, March 07, 2017
Find out what steps to take and who you should contact if you need to file a complaint against a company.
Who's Stalking: What to Know About Mobile Spyware
Monday, September 26, 2016
Do you think an abusive partner or ex is monitoring you through your phone? They might be using stalking apps (spyware) that secretly track your devices. Here’s information about what stalking apps are, how to tell if they’re on your device, and what to do if they are.
Police: Kennesaw State Student Hacks System, Changes Grades, Steals Data
Friday, September 23, 2016
Police have arrested a Kennesaw State University student accused of hacking into the school’s system to change grades and steal personal data.
Advisory to Financial Institutions on E-Mail Compromise Fraud Schemes [PDF]
Wednesday, September 07, 2016
The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) today issued an advisory to help financial institutions guard against a growing number of e-mail fraud schemes in which criminals misappropriate funds by deceiving financial institutions and their customers into conducting wire transfers.