Scam Catchers

Beware COVID Vaccine Scams: They’re Coming

Beware COVID Vaccine Scams: They’re Coming

Uncertainty and anxiety have been the name of the game in 2020 so far. If you’re like most people, you’re doing your best to keep yourself and your family from falling ill to the novel coronavirus. Likewise, you’re probably excited to hear that companies like Pfizer are getting close to …

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Voter Suppression Efforts

Voter Suppression Efforts

Ben Ginsberg, the most prominent Republican election lawyer in the country, called out Trump and his legal team for engaging in a widespread attempt to suppress votes in the election under the guise of preventing voter fraud.  “Trump has enlisted a compliant Republican Party in this shameful effort. The Trump campaign and Republican …

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Violence and Safety at the Polls

Violence and Safety at the Polls

Americans aren’t accustomed to worrying about violence or safety ahead of an election. It’s a luxury afforded by years of largely peaceful voting. But after months filled with disease, disruption, and unrest, Americans are worried that Election Day could become a flashpoint.  Voters point to evidence behind the anxiety. More than 226,000 people have …

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Donald Trump Endorses Internet Conspiracy QAnon

Donald Trump Endorses Internet Conspiracy QAnon

What is QAnon? Critics have called it a cult, an unhinged right-wing conspiracy theory. And the FBI considers it a potential domestic terrorist threat. But Donald Trump thinks that they’re fine people. “I don’t know much about the movement other than I understand they like me very much, which I …

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What is Cloud Security, Anyway?

What is Cloud Security, Anyway?

You may have heard the term cloud security being thrown around, but maybe you’re not sure what that means. No, it doesn’t have anything to do with actual clouds, but it does involve storage off-site, and keeping your information sure. It can be hard to get your head around keeping …

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Understanding How Email Scams Really Work

Understanding How Email Scams Really Work

You probably think you’re pretty tech-savvy, right? You’ve got your password logger or your generator, you don’t go to any websites that you don’t trust… but that doesn’t mean that you’ve got the whole thing on lock. Email phishing scams are more popular than ever, and let’s be honest – …

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A Scary New Password Scam is Turning Up

A Scary New Password Scam is Turning Up

There’s a new, very scary email scam going around that involves your password – and it’s pretty shady. An email gets sent to your inbox, or your spam, but the title should grab you right away. It’s your password, right there in the subject line. The password is probably one …

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We all know that creating complicated passwords is important. Dates, names, and events are all bad passwords. If it’s easy to guess, it’s going to be a bad choice! So how do you choose a secure password? The best passwords are a combination of numbers, letters, and symbols – but …

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