Hackers want to manipulate your fears about COVID-19.
Tax time can be a cybercriminal's paradise, as there are so many more opportunities to prey upon vulnerable small businesses. And even if you've already filed your 2018 returns, you're still at risk, as fraudsters don't take time off of work.
"Following good cybersecurity practices during tax season and throughout the year allows everyone to reap the benefits of connectivity and increased confidence," said Kevin Coleman, the National Cyber Security Alliance's Executive Director.
Tax season is underway and cyber-criminals are working around the clock to steal your information and hard-earned money. The National Cyber Security Alliance reports that in 2018, the Internal Revenue Service saw a 60% increase in bogus emails schemes trying to steal money or tax data.
While clearing out clutter is an annual ritual for many households, the National Cyber Security Alliance and Better Business Bureau have teamed up to remind all consumers to not forget about their digital clutter.
The latest cybersecurity breach of a media conglomerate has its 1.86 billion users running straight to their privacy settings.
The National Cyber Security Alliance Provides Free Educational Resources to Help Online Daters Stay Safe
Online dating makes it easier than ever to find your perfect match, but, if you’re not careful, it can also be fraught with potential safety risks and privacy concerns.