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Cyber ABCs: G is for Google

Here’s the seventh of 26 posts in support of Cyber Security. Isn’t Google great?! Isn’t Google fun?! Think of all of the free and cool stuff they do and the fun pictures on Google.com everyday. Now think about all of the terms and conditions and ‘end user license agreements’ that you clicked through in order […]

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Avoiding Social Engineering and Phishing Attacks | CISA

What is a social engineering attack? In a social engineering attack, an attacker uses human interaction (social skills) to obtain or compromise information about an organization or its computer systems. An attacker may seem unassuming and respectable, possibly claiming to be a new employee, repair person, or researcher and even offering credentials to support that […]

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Your mother’s maiden name

The secret is out, your mother’s on social media. it used to be the secret word or answer to a security question when you called your credit card company. Now your mother shares everything online and might not know any better. As much as you yourself might have good cyber habits, those closest to you […]

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Your new 99 character password

If you were required to have a 99 character, complex password, would it bother you? Password managers provide a unique benefit of providing a different password for each account and not requiring you to remember it. LastPass is the #1 rated password manager.

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Cybersecurity | Ready.gov

Cyberattacks are malicious attempts to access or damage a computer system. Cyberattacks can lead to loss of money, theft of personal information and damage to your reputation and safety. Cybersecurity involves preventing, detecting and responding to cyberattacks that can have wide-ranging effects on individuals, organizations, the community and at the national level. Cyberattacks: — Read […]