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2020 Privacy, Safety, Cybersecurity Podcasts

Top 20 Cybersecurity Podcasts You Should Listen to in 2020

We’ve seen Twittersphere explode with bite-sized information security (InfoSec) news over the past few years and we’ve given you a list of the biggest influencers to follow. Recently though, podcasts have grown from a fringe media to one of the most popular ways to get cybersecurity news and information. It’s not hard to imagine why.…

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Managing Credit Cards

Alert! Managing Credit Cards Should be Your Focus.

Managing credit cards is the key to good credit. It’s more important than low rates and credit limits. Still, most people get in credit trouble.

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Data Breach

Data Breaches: Why You Need to Use a Data Breach Check Tool

Using a data breach check tool is the best way to find out if you have accounts that have been compromised.

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Twitter Hack

Twitter Hack Lessons: Employees Often Help Hackers Succeed.

There was huge hack of Twitter in Summer of 2020. with all kinds of surprises. Here’s what made it newsworthy: The mastermind of the attack was a 17-year-old from Florida. He didn’t act alone: He recruited for his attack 19- and 22-year old guys from overseas. The leader of the Twitter hack managed to achieve…

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Giving Tuesday

On “Giving Tuesday,” Beware of Charity Scams

Take Steps to Protect Your Much-Needed Donations The first Tuesday after Thanksgiving is recognized globally as Giving Tuesday. It is the day where people around the world unite in spirit to show love and support in a variety of ways—which includes donating to the charities they care about most. That’s the good news. There’s a…

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Credit Skimming

Credit Card Skimmers Siphon Card Numbers at Gas Pumps

In a perfect world, we wouldn’t have to worry about things like credit card skimmers, cybercriminals, scammers and other thieves trying to separate us from our money,and steal money and personal information however they can. But we don’t live in a perfect world. And if we don’t keep that top of mind daily, crooks will…

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Data Breach

Four Reasons to Run a Data Breach Check ASAP.

Use the Data Breach Check resource from WhatIsMyIPAddress.com Here’s a word of advice: Unless you’ve done a data breach check recently, you won’t know if the network attack hurt you our might one day. I’d heard about major corporate hacks (data breaches) before (like Experian, LinkedIn, The Home Depot) and I’m sure you have too.…

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A Remote Worker Cybersecurity Checklist for Your Virtual Office.

If you’re one of the millions of people now working online from home and coffee shops, you need to protect yourself from hackers. That’s why this remote worker cybersecurity checklist is a guide to help you do exactly that. The Covid-19 pandemic is what changed everything for us. It forced us to become smarter about…

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