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Good Grief! Yet Another Extortion Phishing Scam Has Appeared!

October 20, 2018

One day after I told you about the latest extortion phishing scam, I have another one for you. Like yesterday’s scam and last four extortion phishing scams that I told you about in the last few months, this one again plays on the fact that you might have surfed for porn and that you might of done something else related to that. […]

Another Day, Another Extortion Phishing Scam….. Don’t Fall Victim To It!

October 19, 2018

Today, I am going to expose another extortion phishing scam email. And for the record, I will keep shining a light on these and others who try to take advantage of honest hard working people because cockroaches like them hate the light. Like the last four extortion phishing scams that I told you about in the last few months, this one again […]

These Extortion Phishing Scams Are Multiplying Like Rabbits…. Here’s How Not To Become A Victim

October 8, 2018

Yesterday, I got one of those scam emails that I’ve been writing about for weeks now. Like the last three extortion phishing scams that I told you about, this one plays on the fact that you might have surfed for porn and that you might of done something else related to that. In other words, it […]

A Brand New Extortion Phishing Scam Is Making The Rounds….. Here’s How Not To Become A Victim

September 26, 2018

It now appears that there’s a brand new extortion phishing scam that’s out in the wild. like the last two that I told you about, this one plays on the fact that you might have surfed for porn and that you might of done something else related to that. In other words, it is playing […]

Remember Those Extortion Phishing Scams That I Told You About? Well The Scammers Made A Lot Of Money From Them

August 22, 2018

Over the last few months I’ve been telling you about a scam where a scammer sends someone an email claiming that they have evidence of you watching porn and that they will delete it if you pay them in bitcoin. Then this scam got a bit more scary when the hackers started to serve up […]

BEWARE! That Extortion Phishing Scam That I Told You About Has Just Been Amped Up

July 27, 2018

A few months ago I told you about a scam the takes advantage of you if you have been surfing for porn. It leverages the fact that your email address might have been part of data breach in the past to try and get you to send a few hundred dollars to a bitcoin wallet. […]

A New Extortion Phishing Scam Is On The Rise…. Here’s How You Can Avoid Becoming A Victim

March 17, 2018

This past week I got three calls from clients who are all men who got emails similar to this one: Hello. Do not regard on my grammar, I am from China.   We loaded our malicious program onto your OS.   Then I pilfered all  confidential information from your device. Moreover I have some more […]

2018: Year In Review

December 28, 2018

At this time of year I like to look back over the past 365 days and pick out the stories that really got my attention. Now if you have something that you think that should be on this list, leave a comment with your thoughts. Now on to the top stories of the year: #DeleteFacebook: […]

Guest Post: NordVPN Discusses What To Expect From Cybersecurity In 2017

August 1, 2017

2017 has shown us that we all are vulnerable to cyber threats, having dealt with such major scandals as election hacking, two major global ransomware attacks, and a general rise in hacking. So what can we expect during the second half of this year? Will cyber attacks keep increasing, or are we learning to counter […]

Alarming Increase in Targeted Attacks Aimed at Politically Motivated Sabotage and Subversion: Symantec

April 28, 2017

Cyber criminals revealed new levels of ambition in 2016 – a year marked by extraordinary attacks, including multi-million dollar virtual bank heists and overt attempts to disrupt the U.S. electoral process by state-sponsored groups, according to Symantec’s Internet Security Threat Report (ISTR), Volume 22, released yesterday. Symantec’s ISTR provides a comprehensive view of the threat […]