Monthly Archives: September 2017

Has the Budweiser Twitter Account Been Hacked?

I was researching fake news related to the NFL-Anthem controversy today and decided to check in on tweets related to NFL sponsors. Most had taken a middle-of-the-road position in a conflict that is not allowing a middle-of-the-road position. When I … Continue reading

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The LinkedIn Job Scam

If I wanted to hack into a particular corporate network, I would begin by visiting LinkedIn. LinkedIn is like a menu for hackers. I simply type in the name of the company network I want to break into, and I … Continue reading

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Watch Out For the Dangerous UPS/FedEx Delivery Scam  

Scams targeting the delivery chain have been around for as long as people have ordered merchandise on the internet. They vary mainly in the part of the chain they target and the severity of their goals. Some scams, sent by … Continue reading

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The New Generation, Gen Z: “We don’t want to end up like Millennials”

Gen Z (a.k.a. iGen) refers to those individuals born around 1995. It’s the generation composed mostly of today’s teenagers. They were born with the internet firmly in place and with smartphone use becoming mainstream. They have no substantive recollection of … Continue reading

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The Banking Trojan that Uses the 711 Million Exposed Email Addresses: Why You Should Be Concerned

  If you haven’t yet checked to see if your email address was compromised in the recent password exposure, go and do it now. You can type in your email address here. This will give you the dumps that your … Continue reading

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