Wednesday, June 23, 2021
Protect Yourself From Tech Support ScamsTech support scams include a scammer attempting to trick an individual into providing them remote access to a computer and its files. Scammers pretend to be from a reputable technical support company and will highlight common concerns regarding your computer. Scammers will request to connect to your system in order to “fix” the issue. Once on your computer, the scammer may install malware, steal your personal information, or ask for a payment in order to remedy the problem.
Wednesday, June 09, 2021
Defend Against RansomwareRansomware is a type of malicious software (malware) that is designed to hold files or computer systems hostage, demanding payment in order to regain access. Ransomware is the fastest growing form of malware and has remained a constant threat to individuals, small businesses, hospitals, school districts, and city governments for some time. In recent weeks, ransomware cyber-attacks have made the national spotlight; from shutting down gas pipelines and large food suppliers, to hijacking hospitals and city governments
Thursday, May 06, 2021
Celebrate World P@$$w0rd DayMay 6th is World Password Day and it’s as good of a time as any to ensure that your passwords are safe and secure.
Tuesday, March 30, 2021
IRS Warns University Community of Impersonation Email ScamThe Internal Revenue Service warned of an ongoing IRS-impersonation scam that appears to target educational institutions, including students, staff, and faculty who have “.edu” email addresses.
Tuesday, March 09, 2021
Are you really safe on social media?TikTok, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and other social media platforms help you to stay in touch with family and friends around the world. We're all spending more time apart than ever before, so connecting online can be crucial.
Monday, January 25, 2021
Data Privacy DayJanuary 28th is Data Privacy Day! Most people believe that control of their personal data is broken, but don't know what to do to fix it, or worse, think they can’t do anything to fix it. This Data Privacy Day choose to follow these quick steps which will make a huge difference in protecting your privacy: from reducing your exposure to privacy risks, to adding extra protection to your passwords and accounts.
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