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How Cybercriminals Target Social Media Accounts

Cybercriminals are targeting social media users’ accounts now more than ever.

Infographic: How Confident Are Online Consumers?

This infographic looks at consumer attitudes toward shopping online and outlines how a security breach or the lack of a visible security policy or indicator can change a consumer’s decision to do business on a website, directly impacting an online merchant’s sales conversions.

Five Ways to Mitigate a Big-Scale Attack

Malicious attacks — where the only goal is to cause as much damage as possible — are expected to grow in 2013. Here are five key tips for enterprises to help mitigate the impact of these attacks aimed at breaching database and network security.

How to Fight Spam Text Messages (SMS Spam)

You can fight mobile phone spam, also known as SMS spam, by reporting spam messages to your cell phone carrier, registering your cell phone number with the National Do Not Call Registry, and checking your phone bill for unwanted spam text messages.

How Ransomware Infects Computers

Rasomware is one of the fastest growing areas of cybercrime. It uses links in emails or social media websites, and pay-per-install and drive-by downloads methods to infect computers.