Equifax hack protection strategies

September 23, 2017


Millions of Americans, and an undetermined number of Canadians and UK citizens have had their personal information exposed through a data breach at Equifax.
https://ca.finance.yahoo.com/news/protect-equifax-hack-165102890.html

How to Avoid Scam Contractors and Fake Charities Post-Natural Disaster

September 23, 2017


Whether it’s contractors who skip town with your money or charities who only give money to themselves, here’s how to steer clear of post-disaster scammers.
https://www.opploans.com/blog/avoid-scam-contractors-fake-charities-post-disaster/

Devastating data breach at Equifax means you need to take steps to protect yourself | cleveland.com

September 19, 2017


One of the big three credit bureaus, Equifax, on Thursday confessed what’s almost unbelievable — it’s been hit by a massive cybersecurity breach that compromised Social Security numbers, birthdates and other personal information on more than half of the adults in the United States. Until more details come out, you should assume you are affected by this and take several precautions.
http://www.cleveland.com/business/index.ssf/2017/09/devastating_data_breach_at_equ.html

Equifax shares slump after massive data breach | Fox Business

September 19, 2017

Equifax Inc’s shares tumbled 18 percent on Friday after the provider of consumer credit scores revealed that hackers may have stolen personal details of nearly half of the American adult population in one of the largest data breaches.
http://www.foxbusiness.com/markets/2017/09/08/equifax-shares-slump-after-massive-data-breach.html

Securing Your Home’s Door: Secrets Your Locksmith Won’t Tell You

September 13, 2017


Are you making a big home security mistake? If you are leaving your doors unlocked, or if you are using low quality lock systems, you are putting yourself…and your home…at [ ]
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/IdentityTheftExpertSpeakerProtectionPreventionResourceBlog/~3/SiGHPFSD9Zo/

Equifax Exposed: Major Breach of Data from Major Credit Bureau | Robert Siciliano

September 8, 2017


If you haven’t yet heard, Equifax, one of the three major credit bureaus in the United States, has been hacked. What does this mean for you? It means that your
http://robertsiciliano.com/blog/2017/09/08/equifax-exposed-major-breach-of-data-from-major-credit-bureau/

Equifax Exposed: Major Breach of Data from Major Credit Bureau

September 8, 2017


If you haven’t yet heard, Equifax, one of the three major credit bureaus in the United States, has been hacked. What does this mean for you? It means that your [ ]
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/IdentityTheftExpertSpeakerProtectionPreventionResourceBlog/~3/1Uis7urpzS8/

Why You Need to Keep Your Eyes on Your Checks

September 8, 2017


While cybercrime makes all the headlines, old school checks have not fallen out of favor with thieves. Checks are still the most targeted payment form in…
https://www.depositaccounts.com/blog/2017/09/eyes-checks.html

Departments | RFID-blocking-product ads mislead consumers | Consumers Digest

September 7, 2017


Save Time. Save Money. Buy with Confidence.
http://www.consumersdigest.com/departments/rfid-blocking-product-ads-mislead-consumers

BYOD Trade-Ins: How To Protect Your Business – InformationWeek

September 6, 2017


Without an IT asset disposal policy, that iPhone an employee just unloaded on eBay could be a time bomb.
https://www.informationweek.com/mobile/mobile-devices/byod-trade-ins-how-to-protect-your-business/a/d-id/1278707