With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, people are looking for love more and more online. Unfortunately, hackers and scammers are waiting to prey on online daters, hoping to steal their heart, along with their cash. Think Before You Click That Link! The e-card may seem romantic, but it could mask something more dangerous, like malware or viruses that can do more than just spam your computer with ads, but could remotely take over your […]
With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, people are looking for love more and more online. Unfortunately, hackers and scammers are waiting to prey on online daters, hoping to steal their heart, along with their cash. Phantom Daters. Be Wary of the Romeo or Juliet Who Can Never Meet. You May Be In for a Shakespearean Tragedy. He’s really American but lives abroad right now. Her phone got shut off. His webcam won’t work. If […]
Tax Season is fraud season. It’s prime time for fraudsters and scammers looking to steal your personal and financial data. Scammers are using confusion about Obamacare to rob people of their hard earned cash. The scam involves sending a false CP2000 or deficiency notice to unsuspecting marks and demanding payment for unpaid taxes. People only receive CP2000 notices from the IRS when they fail to report any income, payments or credits or if they overstate […]
Adam Levin talked with Gil Gross from Talk 910/KKSF FM in San Francisco on the recent University of Maryland and Target breaches and how consumers can protect themselves from identity theft. Adam warned that this is a wake up call for consumers to constantly self monitor and never click on unknown links.
Adam Levin talked to WTOP in Washington DC to discuss the recent Barclays security breach and how consumers and businesses can protect themselves from identity theft and cyber criminals. You can listen to it here: