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Is Wearable Tech The Next Step in Home Security?

Is Wearable Tech The Next Step in Home Security?

Wearable technology seems to be everywhere these days. Just recently we saw the launch of the highly anticipated Apple Watch – the next big thing in smart watches. The glossy presentations for the device highlighted many of the watch’s features, but focused heavily on an Alarm app which is designed to sync with the wearer’s […]

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Yahoo Mailbox Exceeded Storage Notification Scam

Yahoo Mailbox Exceeded Storage Notification Scam

There’s an email purporting to be from Yahoo, claiming that you have exceeded the storage limit of your mailbox. This email didn’t come from Yahoo. This is a phishing scam trying to obtain your personal identifiable information to be used illegally and possibly to steal your identity. If you view the senders address you will […]

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Mobile “Kill Switch” to Improve Security for People and Businesses

Mobile “Kill Switch” to Improve Security for People and Businesses

To thieves running a muck in the streets, a shiny, $600 iPhone is a pretty enticing item to snatch. So much so that statistics project one in three thefts in the United States involves a smartphone. Stolen mobile devices, on top of monetary loss experienced by the owner, pose major security problems due to how […]

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The Best Anti-Virus Programs in 2015

The Best Anti-Virus Programs in 2015

Whilst it may seem obvious to computer users that anti-virus protection is essential, users of android systems, or even Mac’s often do not see the importance. The truth is that all systems are vulnerable to malicious attacks, whilst Windows has a higher profile, and therefore, is more at risk, any system can, and is attacked. […]

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Fifth Third Bank Involved in White Collar Crime

Fifth Third Bank Involved in White Collar Crime

We put trust in many things, but nothing compared to the trust we have with the bank we do business with. What if you knew your bank wasn’t keeping up with their end of the bargain by keeping your information safe? Scary thought indeed. A friend of mine and a small business owner shared some […]

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The Top 10 Things To Look Forward To In Home Security Systems

The Top 10 Things To Look Forward To In Home Security Systems

How secured is your home today? You can say that your home is secured because you have door and window locks. You can also say that they’re enough because you have never been a victim of burglary. For sure, you will change your home security system once you join the millions who became victims of […]

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Web Design & Development Scam

Web Design & Development Scam

We are seeing an abundant amount of emails from so-called web companies offering Web Design & Development services. The companies are mostly from India and what’s strange is that every single email is from a Gmail address. In most cases a company will have it’s own domain name and not some 3rd party email provider. […]

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Netflix Phishing Scam On the Loose

Netflix Phishing Scam On the Loose

There’s an email purporting to be from Netflix, advising that your account is canceled due to a problem processing your credit card. This is a phishing scam out to steal your personal identifiable information. The scam is engineered to trick account holders in providing information via a form. The information will be used for for […]

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