How To Help College Students Avoid Identity Theft with These 9 Best Tips

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9 Tips to Help College Students Avoid Identity Theft College kids are prime targets for identity theft. They are going away from home to learn more and may suddenly think they know everything. The truth is they don’t. They won’t know how to truly protect themselves, their identity, money, credit, or personal information. Students need

Looking For Ways to Spy?

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People LOVE to spy 🕵️‍♀️! Let’s face facts. There’s no real way around it. Some may argue that the James Bond 007 movies ignited the spark. When you learn the truth, the fact is we are not trusting people. Many people today are doing their own digital spying for various reasons. Some may not trust

Child Abduction 101: Difference between Kidnapping and Abduction 

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How to Protect Your Children from Being Kidnapped or Abduction  Every parent wants to do everything they can to prevent their child from being kidnapped or abducted. But what’s the difference between the two?  Most people think that kidnapping and abduction are one and the same, but there is actually a big difference between the

5 Cyber Safety Tips

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5 Tips for Cyber Safety With October being Cyber Awareness Month, there s much that people need to know to stay safe online. Especially on social media. It’s more than not sharing any financial information. You need to protect your private data! Here are 5 simple Cyber Safety tips to help you stay secure. Get

Strong Password Tips

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Online Safety Guidelines for Strong Passwords Quick tips for creating and saving your online passwords and making them strong. Make Passwords Long Use passwords longer than six characters when possible. Especially with most characters being from the Alphabet.  Don’t Use Personal Information Avoid using demographics, birthdates or names from your loved ones. Including pets.  Change

How to Install GPS on Someone’s Mobile Phone

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How to Install GPS on Someone’s Mobile Phone. Using mobile phones has brought us much convenience when it comes to contacting a person regardless of their location. Yet, from time-to-time, we may actually need to know their location and are unsure how to track them. Today, there is software that brings us that convenience of being able to keep tabs on our loved ones. This capability brings peace of mind, especially when it comes to our children and significant others. Software for mobile cell phones deliver many features. Not only can you view text messages, call logs, social media chats but you can locate the device of your person’s GPS location.

How to Listen to Someone’s Cell Phone Conversation

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How to Listen to Someone’s Cell Phone Conversation without Them Knowing The phone rings. Your other half answers it. You only hear one side of the conversation. They repeatedly say: “uh-huh…uh-huh…yaaa…uh-huh….ok…bye!” This ambiguous conversation leaves you overflowing with curiosity of not only what the other side of the convo was, but WHO were they talking

FBI Hacks Vulnerable US Computers to Fix Malicious Malware

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FBI Hacks Vulnerable US Computers to Fix Malicious Malware The FBI has been hacking into the computers of US companies running insecure versions of Microsoft software in order to fix them, the US Department of Justice has announced. The operation, approved by a federal court, involved the FBI hacking into “hundreds” of vulnerable computers to

Free Phishing-Protection Solution Amid The COVID-19 Outbreak

Free Phishing-Protection Solution Amid The COVID-19 Outbreak

 Free Phishing-Protection Solution Amid The COVID-19 Outbreak As the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic progresses across the world, cybercriminals are taking advantage of the situation resulting in a spike of phishing scams on remote workforce and corporate systems. While working from home helps the cause of social distancing, it introduces additional risks to the organization. With

How to Stay Connected and Protected in a Remote Work Environment

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How to Stay Connected and Protected in a Remote Work Environment Advancements in cloud solutions and collaboration tools in recent years, coupled with the necessity of going remote due to the pandemic, have empowered today’s workforce to choose where they want to work. While the ability to work from anywhere—home, the library, coffee shops or

A Can of Phish Bait: from Surveys to Rule Changes to Your Boss’s Boss

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Employees need to continue being wary of phishing scams as they begin to return to the office, according to Roger Kay at INKY. Kay describes several phishing templates that INKY has intercepted in recent months, including one that informed recipients that they needed to fill out a compliance form related to COVID-19 risks. “Reasonably well