The bad guys continue to work to get our passwords anyway they can. As you have read with many of our episodes, they have many methods, and you have learned about a lot of ways to prevent your password from getting in their criminals hands.
Once a month, we are going to be sharing some fun questions and answers from a staff member here at NGT. Our hopes is that this will give you the opportunity to get to know us a little better and see the people who make NGT tick.
We are kicking off this fun post with our CEO, Brian Blodgett.
“Did you know that 91% of successful data breaches started with a spear phishing attack?”
Spear Phishing has the same goal as normal Phishing, but the attacker first gathers information about the intended target.
“The US Department of Homeland Security has issued a National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) Bulletin pertaining to the changing threat landscape following the U.S.-led airstrike in Iran.” This bulletin specifically addresses Cyber Security and this note is a reminder that we all have a part to be diligent when it comes to Cyber Security.
Are you waiting on those last minute presents to arrive? If you are anything like me, you may have even forgotten where you’ve all ordered from in the past week. This is an issue bad guys are fully aware of and are taking advantage of this.
As we approach the holiday season, the bad guys don’t take a break. In fact, the volume of purchasing and online activity increases, and therefore the bad guys up their game. In today’s episode of Scammers Abound, we remind you to stay vigilant.