On Thursday, Yahoo announced that information from at least 500 million Yahoo accounts had been compromised in a data breach that occurred in late 2014.
Scammers and hackers are out there on the internet every day looking for unsuspecting, honest folks who are just trying to get through the day without a major disaster happening.
Contrary to what you see in movies, people do send wire transfers for legitimate reasons.
These days, you can learn a lot about a person on the Internet. With so much information available online—via social media, industry and news publications, and corporate directories—it’s not all that difficult to determine where you work, your role at that company, and what kind of hobbies you have.
In the world of online security, trends come and go, and cybercriminals will ride out a trend for as long there’s opportunity to make money.