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Michael Hernandez

Senior Getting Scammed

The Never-Ending Scams on Seniors

Con artists adapt to the times, technology and trends, so they’ll use a variety of approaches to target seniors. The fact that seniors have some familiarity with technology and are comfortable with texts, emails and phone calls makes a con artist’s job simpler.

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Kevin Mitnick - Most Notorious Hacker

How Kevin Mitnick Went from the FBI’s Most Wanted List to Successful Businessman…and Good Guy

Hacking has almost become its own industry, nut in Kevin Mitnick’s time, it wasn’t like that. Kevin Mitnick gained his fame because he was among the most notorious of the early hackers.  

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Butchery Scam Shop

“Pig Butchering” Combines Text Scams, Crypto Scams and More

Pig butchering, a horrible name for a large theft of money, starts with a scam texts that have become a big problem, especially in the U.S.

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Text Scams on Your Smartphone

Scam Texts Are Robbing Us of Millions of Dollars. Here’s Why.

Start looking at all text messages you get with a wary eye! If this subject is new to you, good. It means you haven’t been tricked yet by a scammer through a text message you’ve received on your phone.  But here’s a guarantee. Scam texts are heading your way. We live on our phones and…

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scam texts

ALERT: Scam Texts, the Latest Dirty Trick!

You need to be up to speed on “smishing,” the text message trick scammers use to capture victims. The more you know the better you’ll be at catching a deceptive text before you reply.  

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Zelle payment scams

It’s not a Zelle Scam, Just Scammers Who Want You to Use Zelle

Beware of any calls you get to talk about Zelle and fraud, even it’s from your “bank.” There’s nothing wrong with Zelle), but scammers are getting victims to pay them money from their Zelle accounts.

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Google and Yubikey

How Did Google Stop Phishing Attacks on Employees?

Google was experiencing ongoing troubles with employees being fooled, tricked, duped and hacked by scammers. Scammer’s were getting employees to somehow provide their login credentials, or at least the part the scammer needed.

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I'm Not A Robot

What’s Behind the CAPTCHA Quiz?

A CAPTCHA examination is simply a few-seconds test that helps websites minimize spam comments, protect their registration forms, and divert traffic that might be coming from suspicious or even know disreputable sources.

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