Black Hat and Defcon cybersecurity experts share tips on how to protect yourself

During the week of Black Hat and Defcon, tens of thousands of security experts and hackers flock to Las Vegas for the back-to-back conferences. They hold discussions on issues like smart cities getting hacked, two-factor authentication, and security issues with voice assistants. It can all get a little technical. But with so much cybersecurity knowledge in one place, [...]

2018-08-22T14:06:12-06:00August 22nd, 2018|Security|

Security Tips: Avoiding Social Engineering and Phishing Attacks

What is a social engineering attack? In a social engineering attack, an attacker uses human interaction (social skills) to obtain or compromise information about an organization or its computer systems. An attacker may seem unassuming and respectable, possibly claiming to be a new employee, repair person, or researcher and even offering credentials to support that [...]

2018-07-19T14:49:39-06:00July 20th, 2018|Security|

5 Tips to Keep Your Credit Card Safe Online

While online shopping means no lines and no crowds, it also means you must be extra careful to avoid potential identity theft and security breaches. With the holiday season (and online purchasing season) just around the corner, it is crucial to follow these precautions to ensure that your credit card stays safe: 1. Do not [...]

2017-01-31T12:31:59-06:00October 22nd, 2015|IT News, Security|