2012 has just begun and it is clear that cybercrime is becoming commonplace. With varying types of attacks in the news almost daily, consumers, governments and businesses need to take measures to protect their sensitive data without losing the convenience of digital interactions. What's causing the surge? Yesterday Fast Company published an article that puts forth some theories. Read the Article
Be careful of Valentine's Day offers that seem too good to be true - you could end up a victim of cyber crime. PCWorld is reporting hackers are targeting consumers with last minute gift deals. Read more.
Cyber criminals targeting online banking have created a modified version of the ZeuS trojan, Ice IX, that targets not only customer login information but also their phone numbers. The phone number information enables the criminals to bypass traditional two-factor authentication for account transactions.