3 TIPS FOR SAFE ONLINE SHOPPING THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

Stay Safe This Holiday Season

Cybercriminals successfully take advantage of the increase in online activity during the holidays.  The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners reports that the incidence of fraud increases by 20% during the holiday season.  The Department of Homeland Security offers the following suggestions to be safe this holiday season: Continue reading

Beware of CEO Fraud

Unfortunately, this type of business fraud is becoming increasingly popular.  Fraudsters are getting more sophisticated by sending emails to specific HR and Accounting staff employees that appear to come from the boss and even have a nearly identical email address.  These employees think they are responding to a request from their boss, but are actually handing over employee personal information or in many cases making wire transfers of large sums of money. Continue reading