Remember those annoying pop-up security alerts?

Remember “scareware”? Those flashing, annoying pop-ups that looked like Windows security alerts, suggesting you had a virus on your computer? They were scams. If you clicked on it, you were directed to purchase and download fake security software called...
NYT: Loyalty cards are a “Honey Pot for Hackers”

NYT: Loyalty cards are a “Honey Pot for Hackers”

Any time you hand over personal information to a company offering goods and services to you, you open the door to identity theft. Yes, it’s convenient and adds value and ease to our busy lives. But the downside is, you don’t have the access or capability...