Scam of the Week: Cryptocurrency on Twitter

The bad guys are finding new ways to scam you on social media using your favorite celebrities. By using Twitter’s promoted tweet functionality, the bad guys are trying to trick you into thinking celebrities are “giving away” e-currency, such as bitcoin. The names of well-known celebrities will always show a blue checkmark next to theirRead More

This Week in Breach: Girl Scouts of America

Girl Scout data breach

Girl Scouts of America: The preeminent leadership development organization for young girls in the United States. Risk to Small Business: Severe:A breach that exposes medical history can foster distrust between a customer and an organization. Individual Risk: Severe: Those affected by this breach are at an increased risk for identity theft and fraud. Customers Impacted:2,800 members. How itRead More

This Week in Breach-Cathay Pacific Airlines

Cathay Pacific Airways: Hong Kong-based international airline. Risk to Small Business: Severe: Customers are not soon to forget the company that failed to secure their data and waited several months to acknowledge their breach. Individual Risk: Severe: Individuals affected by this breach are at a higher risk of credit card fraud and should contact their card issuer, cancelRead More