Identity Theft Statistics You Need to Know in 2022

Identity theft has become a defining threat in the virtual sphere and with the rate cybercrime is surging things may only get worse for unsuspecting victims. Over the past two…

3 Common Cybersecurity Mistakes that Can Lead to Identity Theft

Identity theft is a growing threat in 2022. Since the onset of the pandemic, the incidence of cybercrime has increased exponentially. Just one type, identity fraud, increased by over 1,600% in 2020…

Dark Overlord collaborator gets 3 years in prison for buying and selling stolen identities

Written by Joe Warminsky Jan 26, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP An associate of the Dark Overlord hacking group has been sentenced to three years in prison for his role in possessing…

False Government Websites Steal Private Financial Data, FBI warns

A warning comes from the FBI announcing that cybercriminals use new methods to collect financial data and personal information, making use of false websites posing as government platforms. Their goal…

What is a data breach & how to prevent one?

What is a data breach? A data breach is a security lapse where a non-authorized person can assess sensitive information without authorization. Let’s dig deeper into data breach prevention measures.…