How to Tell If Your Phone Is Hacked

How to Tell If Your Phone Is Hacked

Recognize the signs your phone has been hacked and learn how to block phone hacker attacks.

Don't Be Smished: What Is SMS Spoofing?

Don't Be Smished: What Is SMS Spoofing?

SMS spoofing is the practice of sending a text message that masks the true identity of the sender.

Were You Impacted By the Collection #1 Data Breach?

Were You Impacted By the Collection #1 Data Breach?

Were your email addresses and passwords exposed in the massive Collection #1 data aggregation? Here's how you can find out.

It's College Test Prep Time: Don't Get Fooled by a Scammer

It's College Test Prep Time: Don't Get Fooled by a Scammer

Is your high schooler getting ready to take the SAT or ACT? Watch out for college test prep scammers who claim to be from The College Board.

Tax Season Identity Theft: Scams to Watch Out For

Tax Season Identity Theft: Scams to Watch Out For

Tax season is approaching quickly, and over the next couple of months, individuals and businesses across the country will be filing their tax paperwork with the IRS.

Holiday Gift Returns: How to Protect Your Identity

Holiday Gift Returns: How to Protect Your Identity

The holiday season is behind us and gift return season is ramping up. You may have already been concerned about identity theft while doing your holiday shopping, but you might want to hold onto that caution if you’re returning unwanted gifts.

Think Someone Is Impersonating You? Here's What You May Want To Do

Think Someone Is Impersonating You? Here's What You May Want To Do

If you’re like most Americans, you’re active on social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Reddit, and more. The information you post on these accounts can reveal a lot about you.

Which States Have the Most Cases of Identity Theft?

Which States Have the Most Cases of Identity Theft?

Identity theft is a big problem in the United States. Cyber criminals have been hacking into big data banks to pilfer personal information, including financial data, for many years.

How to Protect Yourself From Common Holiday Season Scams

How to Protect Yourself From Common Holiday Season Scams

The holiday season is known by many to be the most wonderful time of the year. Unfortunately, this is especially true for scammers. Emotions are high, generosity is flourishing, and criminals are relentless.

Holiday Season Identity Theft: How to Protect Yourself

Holiday Season Identity Theft: How to Protect Yourself

As the holiday season approaches this year, you might be feeling a bit wary of using your credit or debit card at certain retailers who have had data breaches in the past.

What Is The Dark Web And How Do I Access It?

What Is The Dark Web And How Do I Access It?

Most people have heard of the dark web, but many don’t fully understand what it is, how information gets there, or how to access it.

Should Lottery Winner Information Be Public?

Should Lottery Winner Information Be Public?

If you won the lottery, would you want everyone to know who you were? As of this morning, one lucky South Carolina resident just became the sole winner of the $1.

Identity Theft And The Dark Web: How To Protect Yourself

Identity Theft And The Dark Web: How To Protect Yourself

The dark web contains unindexed, hidden information like personal details that can be sold to identity thieves. Here's how to check the dark web for your information.