BrandPost: Three Types of Risky Communications You Should Watch Out For

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Internet Crime Bitcoin and the Darknet [Video]

. Internet Crime Definition – What does Internet Crime mean? Internet crime is any crime or illegal online activity committed on the Internet, through the Internet or using the Internet. The widespread Internet crime phenomenon encompasses multiple global levels of legislation and oversight. In the demanding and continuously changing IT field, security experts are committed to combating Internet crime through preventative technologies, such as intrusion detection networks and packet sniffers. Internet crime is a strong branch of cybercrime. Identity theft, Internet scams and cyberstalking are the primary types of Internet crime.…

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Phishing Attacks [Video]

Phishing

Hackers impersonate Microsoft more than any other brand in phishing attacks By James Sanders Phishers tend to focus on business during the week, social media and finance on the weekend, according to a Vade Secure report. Cybercriminals change tactics throughout the week when waging phishing attacks, as social media services like Facebook are targeted more during the weekend, according to the Q1 2019 Phishers’ Favorites report published Thursday by Vade Secure. Social engineering attacks—typically in the form of phishing—continue to be a popular mode of attack for cybercriminals, while an increase in social media…

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Why Were the Russians So Set Against This Hacker Being Extradited?

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Isn’t It Time YOU Helped Support Our Internet Crime Awareness Campaign? [Video]

Internet Crime Fighters Org [ICFO] YOU Can Help Increase Internet Crime Awareness? We need Visitors, Traffic to Help Increase Internet Crime Awareness Our ranking has dropped from a high 20-30k range to 1.7m Our website valuations have dropped from $7-8k to $2k It has become necessary to create our first support campaign since 2004 ICFO Fund Raising Campaign Donations would be appreciated and welcome Your Likes, Shares, and Comments will increase our Ranking, and Help Attract Traffic, Advertisers, and Sponsors Thanks for Your Support and Have a Great Day Internet…

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Many are seeing the damage of cybercrime and identity theft firsthand

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ICFO Internet Resources [Video]

Resources

Selected ICFO Internet Resources The broad range and depth of resources include, but are not limited to Addiction, Aging, Children’s Safety, Complaint, Identity Theft, Privacy, Scams. Spam These may include articles, blogs, how to, filing forms, tips and such Resources for your personal research, papers, and library Excellent start for your Due Diligence and further investigation Resources Warning and Recommendations Most of us know that value of a recommendation when you need something; be it a plumber, repair or the type of help resources herein Making a recommendation put your…

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ICFO Archive: Seniors Grandparent Scams [Video]

Grandparent Scams

Older archive but a good history of Senior Grandparent Scams  Right Click on Links ‘Grandparent scams’ steal thousands from seniors http://money.cnn.com/2013/05/22/retirement/grandparent-scams/ “Grandparent scam” explained: What you need to know  http://www.cbsnews.com/news/grandparent-scam-explained-by-former-scammer-what-you-need-to-know/ Top 10 Senior Scams and How to Avoid Them  http://www.aplaceformom.com/blog/3-8-14-senior-scams-how-to-avoid/ These scammers are targeting your elderly parents  http://www.cnbc.com/2015/02/17/these-scammers-are-targeting-your-elderly-parents.html The Grandparent Scam  http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/04/09/the-grandparent-scam/?_r=0 Grandparent Scam FAQs Con Artists Exploit Family Ties, concern  http://grandparents.about.com/od/grandparentingissues/tp/Grandparent-Scam-Faqs.htm How to Guard Against Common Scams That Target Seniors Hundreds of thousands of older Americans are victims of financial fraud and theft every year. http://money.usnews.com/money/personal-finance/articles/2015/10/27/how-to-guard-against-common-scams-that-target-seniors 8 costly scams…

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Seniors Identity Theft [Video]

Seniors Lose $3 Billion to Identity Theft Each Year. Do This to Protect Yourself From Identity Theft Alix Langone   Identity theft impacts millions of people every year, and older Americans are targeted at higher rates than the rest of the population. People age 65 and older lose a whopping $36.5 billion to elder financial abuse every year, and almost $3 billion of that money is stolen via identity theft fraud, according to a study conducted by financial services firm TrueLink. The average amount of money an older adult loses…

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Prize Lottery Scams [Video]

Lottery Scams

Unexpected Prize & Lottery Scams How to Recognize and Avoid Lottery Scams   Online Threat Alerts Beware of “Facebook Group Email Addresses” Lottery Scams Unexpected prize and lottery scams work by asking you to pay some sort of fee in order to claim your prize or winnings from a competition or lottery you never entered. How lottery scams work You will receive notification that you have won a lot of money or a fantastic prize in a competition, lottery or sweepstake that you don’t remember entering.  The contact may come by…

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