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Q & A: Is Identity Theft Growing?

Apr 10 2019 We printed this Q&A column in the April 10, 2019 edition of The Lewiston Tribune. Q: Is Identity Theft Growing? - A: Yes, unfortunately Identity Theft is one of the most common... more

Email scams that target small business

Apr 3 2019 How I Locked Up My Computer Network - As published in our Spring 2019 newsletter I fell victim to a ransomware email scam in 2015 and want to share my story so you won’t make my mistake.... more

How to Win the Cyber Battle

Apr 10 2018 Nearly every week we hear of another major data breach or ransomware attack - lately Equifax and City of Atlanta. It is highly likely that the personal information of every American adult... more

Blue Cross Cyber Attacks Affect 91 Million

Mar 26 2015 Some Blue Cross policyholders in Idaho and Washington states are among the 91 million people who had their personal information compromised in a cyber-attack. Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield... more

Hackers Filed Your Taxes Early

Mar 20 2015 Your income taxes were filed early electronically by hackers looking to steal your tax refund. Can't happen to you? It happened to a close friend of mine, an Idaho resident, who received... more

Three Hackers Charged In Largest Ever Data Breach

Mar 10 2015 The U.S. Department of Justice has charged three men in connection to the largest data breach ever, which exposed 1 billion e-mail records from more than 100 different businesses from 2009... more

What FBI Says Is US #1 Threat!

Mar 6 2012 Cyber security is becoming our nation's number-one threat according to FBI Director Robert S Meuller, III in comments made at the Cyber Security Conference in San Francisco. The following... more

Data Breach - Uninsured Business Threat?

Jul 27 2011 Businesses, even very large ones, are typically not insured for data breach liability claims. Companies that rely on a Commercial General Liability (CGL) form, the most common policy form,... more

Hackers Now Target Small Businesses

Jul 21 2011 Your small business is a target! Hackers are expanding their sights beyond multinationals to include any business that stores data in electronic form, according to a more

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