Category «Crime Security»

STOP Clicking Links [Video]

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STOP Clicking and Sharing Until You Have Read This or if you prefer “Think Before You Start Clicking” What is Clickbaiting? Alternatively referred to as link bait, clickbait or click bait is a term used to describe a type of hyperlink on a web page that entices a visitor to click to continue reading an article. …

Revenge Porn [Video]

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Warning: Adult third-party content may offend some readers Protect Victims: #EndRevengePorn Now! Have you ever seen an embarrassing photo of yourself? You know the type, a notification pops up on Facebook and the picture you see makes you cringe. Now imagine getting a notification that includes your name, but this time when you open it …

Dating Love Romance Scams [Video]

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I was a victim of an online dating scam By Melanie Hicken In a typical con, the perpetrator will spend weeks or even months building up a romantic relationship with a victim through e-mails, texts or phone calls, before eventually asking for money. After years of dating frustration, Montana resident Debbie Best thought her luck …

Internet Crime Security [Video]

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Internet Crime, Cyber Crime, Cyber Security News and Events Internet Crime Cyber Crime The FBI is the lead federal agency for investigating cyber attacks by criminals, overseas adversaries, and terrorists. The threat is incredibly serious—and growing. Cyber intrusions are becoming more commonplace, more dangerous, and more sophisticated. Our nation’s critical infrastructure, including both private and …

Cyber Scams [Video]

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Cyber Scams [Video] News and Events Top 11 Despicable Online Scams Cyber Criminals Use to Trick You [Updated] CRISTINA CHIPURICI CONTENT MARKETING SPECIALIST LINKEDIN Internet services and websites make it easy for us to pay bills, shop, make online reservations and even work. And you can do any of these actions from any place in the world. …

Business Threats Online [Video]

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Business Threats Online – Assess Your Risk Smaller businesses have become bigger targets for cybercriminals because the bad guys know that they have fewer defense resources than large enterprises. If cybercriminals can breach a small business and steal credentials (banking accounts, email access, etc.) they can use that information to steal money directly, create attacks …

Cyber Threat Attack [Video]

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Cyber Threat Source Descriptions Cyber threats to a control system refer to persons who attempt unauthorized access to a control system device and/or network using a data communications pathway. This access can be directed from within an organization by trusted users or from remote locations by unknown persons using the Internet. Threats to control systems …

Connecting New Users [Video]

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Connecting New Users – Internet Safety First I am all for Connecting New Users, i.e. the World as long as we also Communicate the Risks and Dangers Associated with Internet Connectivity to our Children, Families, Other Users and Online Businesses Internet Crime: Security Threats, Scams, Fraud Ransomware, DDoS Attacks Keeping Your Children Safe Online Children Family, …

Internet Risk vs Benefits

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Parents of young children believe ‘risks of the internet outweigh the benefits’ The majority of parents of young children (under eight) surveyed in a Webwise parenting report in relation to internet use do not believe the benefits of the internet for their children outweigh the risks. While almost three quarters of parents of children under …

What is Pharming?

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What is Pharming and how can you prevent it? When we look around we are amazed at the speed with which the world is changing. Online fraud techniques such as Pharming and other cyber crime attacks are at all time high. To overcome such challenges, we need to at least have some basic understanding of …