Scammers targeting victims through social media

Many people are aware that scammers will try to access personal data through emails. However, cyber attackers have begun using other platforms to communicate with users including Skype, Slack, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and gaming apps. Scammers are increasingly communicating through these platforms because people are often more casual and informal…

Your password may make you a victim of hacking

Passwords are key to protecting online accounts. But can you really remember dozens of different passwords, each dotted with their own numbers and symbols? Probably not, and you no longer need to. The new SANS Institute newsletter explains three ways to simplify your passwords while still protecting your information. Read…