10 tips to avoid being a victim of cybercrime while shopping online
It's easy for consumers to fall victim to cybercrime during the holiday season, but with extra diligence, you can limit your exposure.
How to Protect Yourself From Being a Victim of Cybercrime
Protecting yourself from cybercrime is as important these days as protecting yourself from any other crime. Learn how on the Allconect Connected Home blog.
How Nigeria's Cybercrime Law Is Being Used To Try To Muzzle The Press
Nigeria's new cybercrimes act has been used against at least five critical bloggers.
How machine learning is being used to tackle internal cybercrime threats
Cyberattacks, and particularly stories about hackers, cybercriminals, malware infections, and other external threats, continue to be at the centre of the news agenda. Headlines about the loss of millions of data records as part of a security breach, and the potentially devastating consequences of a cyberattack are a common occurrence.
How Nigeria's cybercrime law is being used to try to muzzle the press
Since Nigeria’s cybercrime act was voted into law in May 2015 authorities have used the accusation of cyber stalking to harass and press charges against at least five bloggers who criticized politicians and businessmen online and through social media....
How to support cybercrime victims
Millions of Americans are impacted by online crimes like identity theft, romance scams and sextortion, but figuring out how to get help is confusing
Watch Economic Trends as Well as Your Own to Avoid Being Blindsided
For small business owners, consumer confidence is a helpful indicator to keep an eye on because its
How to avoid being a tax fraud victim
With Tax Day 2017 just weeks away, the Internal Revenue Service is warning taxpayers about fraud scams to be aware of. As a reminder, the IRS filing deadline to submit 2016 tax returns is Tuesday, Apr
How to avoid being a spring break crime victim
Spring break is a time of fun and relaxation for many students. But it can also be a time for criminals to thrive. Don’t let crime spoil your vacation. You can reduce your chances of being a …
BEWARE: Tips to Avoid Being a Victim of Moving Scams
Some moving companies can be dishonest when they interact with their customers.We have put together some tips to avoid being a victim of moving scams.
How to avoid being a victim of SIM swap fraud
Being vigilant about the information you reveal to others is the most important thing you can do to ensure fraudsters don’t steal your personal data
Tips to Avoid Being a Victim of Crime in Atlanta
Atlanta, GA – The Atlanta metro area suffers a high incidence of auto break ins and theft. Security guards can only provide a degree of protection and deterrence, but each citizen must help …
Fighting fraud: Tips to avoid being the victim
FARGO — The numbers are alarming. It's difficult to turn on the television without hearing stories of people falling victim to fraud."Every day there are scam artists that target literally millions of people and attempt to steal money or confidential banking information," says Delton Steele,...
6 Tips To Avoid Being A Victim Of Tax Scams
Tax season is here. That also means it is prime time for tax fraud, tax scams and tax identity theft. We lay out 6 tips to help avoid becoming the victim of tax related related fraud. The IRS has issued alerts to tax payers to be on high alert this year.
How You Can Avoid Being a Burglary Victim
Avoid being the victim of a burglary by taking precautions. Although crime has declined in the past few years, property crimes still remain higher than average.
How to avoid being a victim of theft this holiday season
MIDWEST CITY, Okla. - Black Friday is the unofficial kickoff to holiday shopping, kicking off a season of big spending, and big theft. Police are on alert with everything from bait cars and parking lot patrol. But there's a lot you can do to safeguard your purchases. "Lock your valuables in your trunk, if you've got an SUV, take them out of your front seat put them in the back," said Lieutenant Ron Strecker with Midwest City Police.
Identity theft: How to avoid being a victim
For the past 13 years, the number one complaint to the FTC has been identity theft. Cyber security expert Jim Stickley says to protect yourself you should keep confidential information in a safe place, watch out for vacation rentals that request private information, and be careful of first-time jobs that look too good to be true.
Experts tell seniors in San Rafael how to avoid being victims of fraud
Francis Rosenstein, who lives in the AlmaVia assisted living community in San Rafael, says she has received letters informing her that she has won hundreds of lotteries in foreign countries.
Work-From-Home Scams Multiply: 10 Tips to Avoid Being a Victim
If you’re looking for work you can do from home the opportunities are growing rapidly — but so are scams that could cost you money and worse. Here’s how to spot a dud.
5 ways to avoid being a crime victim at ACL Fest
Thieves are drawn to big events like the Austin City Limits Music Festival, but you can avoid letting them ruin either of the two weekends by following