GoDaddy In Hot Water After Employees Help Hackers

GoDaddy is once again in the news for all the wrong reasons after employees were tricked into helping hackers take over domains.

Americans Being Targeted by Coronavirus Digital Fraud

TransUnion research shows Americans are being targeted by coronavirus-related digital fraud in alarming numbers.

PSA: Cybercriminals Preying On Nest Users With ‘Sextortion’ Scheme

Following reports of connected security cameras, such as Ring and Nest, being targeted by hackers, scammers are preying on people’s fears with a “sextortion” scheme, according to CNBC. The scam relies on “social engineering,” or the ability to convince an…

Google Will Show Users Warnings About Your Site If It Detects ‘Social Engineering’ Content

Google announced the expansion of the Safe Browsing protection efforts it discussed back in November. These involve protecting users from installing unwanted software or revealing personal info due to tactics like deceptive download buttons or images ads that falsely tell…

‘Password1’ Most Popular Password in Business

According to the 2012 Global Security Report by Trustwave, ‘Password1’ has become the most common password used in business. Password1 is so common because it satisfies the Microsoft Active Directory setting, meaning it has a capital letter, a number, and…