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ALERT! Holiday Scams

This holiday season, while you’re searching for the perfect gifts for your loved ones, the FTC wants to encourage you to be aware of potential online dangers. Yesterday, the FTC released an alert on Holiday Scams and Malware Campaigns. They are encouraging people to cautious of dangers such as: Unsolicited emails. Malicious links and attachments. [...]

November 20th, 2018|Categories: Malware, Security|Tags: , |

FTC Issues Alert on Tech Support Scams

Here at The IT Company we are always looking out for your security.  This means making sure you are aware when we become aware of security alerts that may arise.  The FTC has recently issued an alert that we believe is important to you.  Follow the link below to find additional information and guidance regarding [...]

July 19th, 2018|Categories: Security, Technology|Tags: , |

Recent Data Breaches- Interview with John Wood

“If you have shopped at these 15 stores in the last year, your data might have been stolen,” an article written by Dennis Green, was released in early July, informing people of data breaches with common retailers such as Adidas, Sears, and Best Buy. http://www.businessinsider.com/data-breaches-2018-4 We met up with John Wood, attorney from Egerton McAfee [...]

July 10th, 2018|Categories: Data Breach, Interview, Security|Tags: , , |

Top 10 Phone Scams Revealed

With all the ongoing talk of ransomware and the continued rise of cybercrime we may forget that phone scams continue to run rampant. I (Paul) have recently been the subject of one of the IRS phone scams letting me know a lawsuit was being filed against me and I would soon be going to jail! [...]

August 3rd, 2016|Categories: Security|Tags: , , , , |