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Five Ways to Spot a Lottery Scam

Published: April 06, 2017

According to the FBI, in 2014 consumers lost more than $8 million to solicitation scams. Learn more about these scams, ...

Ransomware

Published: June 21, 2016

Ransomware is a type of malicious software (malware) that freezes your computer or mobile device until a sum of money is paid. It ...

Avoiding Social Engineering and Phishing Attacks

Published: June 03, 2016

Do not give sensitive information to anyone unless you are sure that they are indeed who they claim to be and that they should ...

Best Practices for Businesses to Detect the Business Email Compromise Scam

Published: June 03, 2016

These best practices are based on the FBI alerts and conversations with financial institutions that have successfully detected ...

Don't Take the Bait on Phishing Scams

Published: March 24, 2016

More than 200 billion emails are sent and received worldwide each day.1 That represents a lot of opportunity for phishing scams, ...