Is Your Password Really Compromised

Have you gotten an email that looks similar to the one shown below?  It can be a bit scary.

I know ******** is one of your passwords.  Lets get right to purpose. You may not know me and you're probably thinking why you are getting this e mail? No-one has compensated me to check about you.

Beware of Phishing Attacks

Small businesses are the new target for phishing attacks. Why? Because scammers assume that small businesses don't have the resources available to guard against or recover from their attacks. This short video helps increase awareness and offers a training solution.

Advanced Threat Protection for Office 365

How many times have you seen emails come in that said "Your UPS Invoice is attached", "Your bank deposit receipt is attached", etc. and you know it is fake.  Phishing attempts like these are quite common.  They get more devious every day and harder to identify the fake from what's real.

How Phishing Affects Your Small Business

Phishing is a term that describes emails that look legitimate but are actually designed to fool users into revealing personal information such as passwords, bank account numbers, etc. Phishing (the act of sending emails to illicitly collect personal information) has been around for many years.

How to Win at Password Laziness

“Password1”, “Password2”, “Password3”, or the ever-popular and bullet-proof “Password123”. Sometimes you even get fancy and add an exclamation point to the end (when forced to). Are any of these ringing a bell? Did I just guess your password?

Managing a list of passwords for every website you use can be a hassle, especially for the unorganized that live by their sticky notes or those of us that do well to remember our own names on most days.

Cybersecurity Lunch and Learn

We had a packed house today at the Alamance County Chamber of Commerce for the Cybersecurity Lunch and Learn. Mike Farlow with ComTech provided great information on current Cybersecurity issues and ways to protect your business.

Be on the lookout for another Lunch and Learn from us soon.

Fake Check Scams

A new scam has emerged that can put your hard earned money at risk. Fake check scams are becoming more common as they leverage payment as a bait to lure in their victims.

In this week's security tip video, learn more about these scams and some of the signs you should watch for.