Tag: hacker

News reports of large-scale data breaches — like this week’s announcement from Home Depot — have prompted some of our readers to ask about a credit freeze. Also known as a security freeze, this tool lets you limit access to your...

Recibes un email del jefe de tu jefe solicitándote que le hagas una transferencia de dinero a un nuevo proveedor. El email está marcado como urgente, así que ignoras los otros 20 mensajes de los que debes ocuparte y que requieren tu atención. Tu...

You get an email from your boss’s boss requesting that you make a wire transfer to a new vendor. The email is marked urgent, so you ignore the 20 others that need your attention to take care of it. You handle wire transfers all the time, and...

Es posible que ya lo hayas escuchado en las noticias: reportes que dicen que unos piratas informáticos rusos han robado más de mil millones de combinaciones únicas de nombres de usuario y contraseñas, y más de 500 millones de domicilios de email...

You may have heard about it in the news: reports that Russian hackers have stolen more than a billion unique username and password combinations, and more than 500 million email addresses, grabbed from thousands of websites. What should you do...

Booking a hotel stay for a summer vacation? Before you check in, check out how scammers try to take advantage of travelers.The late night call from the front deskYou think you’re getting a late-night call from the front desk telling you...

The Department of Justice recently announced a multinational law enforcement effort to disrupt the Gameover Zeus Botnet.What is it and why care about it? Gameover Zeus is malware designed to steal banking and other credentials from home and business...

Con las noticias sobre el pirateo de datos de eBay impactando en todos los medios, tal vez te estés preguntando qué puedes hacer para protegerte contra el fraude. Primero, cambia tu contraseña de eBay. Cuando crees tu nueva contraseña, considera...

As news about the eBay hack hits the media, you may be wondering what you can do to protect yourself from fraud. First, change your eBay password. When you create your new password, keep these tips in mind.If you used your eBay ID or password for...

Target has announced that any credit or debit card used in a Target store in the U.S. between November 27 and December 15 may have been compromised. According to the announcement, the stolen information includes the customer’s name, credit or debit...

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