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Category Archives: Security Alerts & Scams

Oct
11

Businesses & CyberSecurity

Every business is susceptible to security threats. Train your employees to be proactive against cyber threats! For more helpful tips, visit this post for Lakestone’s up-coming Cyber Security Lunch & Learn.

Oct
11

CyberSecurity: Password Tips

October is CyberSecurity Month! Protect yourself against malware, phishing, and other cyber threats by following the following tips: 1. Change passwords on websites with vulnerable security. When in doubt, change your password regularly. 2. Use strong, difficult-to-guess passwords. Using 10 digit passwords that include capital letters, lowercase letters, numbers, and symbols greatly increases the security… Read more »

Sep
8

Equifax Breach Potentially Affects 44% of Americans

According to Equifax Security’s website, “Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) today announced a cybersecurity incident potentially impacting approximately 143 million U.S. consumers. Criminals exploited a U.S. website application vulnerability to gain access to certain files… The information accessed primarily includes names, Social Security numbers, birth dates, addresses and, in some instances, driver’s license numbers. In addition, credit… Read more »

Aug
14

Summer Is For Fishing And Not Phishing

This article was originally published on June 20, 2017 by Stickley on Security Inc. Summer has arrived all around the northern hemisphere. Many of us prefer to jump up and head outside to enjoy the spoils of the season and that is certainly fantastic. However, scammers don’t honor the seasons. They will try to trick… Read more »