We’ve been advised by SUNY’s information security team that cybercriminals are leveraging the recent tragedies in New Zealand and Ethiopia as pretexts for email phishing attacks. Unfortunately, hackers will take any advantage of incidents like these to steal money and information, and/or plant malware. (Please see our similar advisory from last September regarding phishing attacks based […]
Cybersafe Spotlight and Recent Threats
Are you printing a confidential document? You don’t need to sprint to the office printer to keep others from seeing the information, you can hold the print job and walk over without fear. The video below provides instructions on how to hold a print job on a Windows computer.
In 2017, approximately 30% of all reported data breach incidents were related to the theft of W-2 information, which was likely used for tax fraud. -IRS It is that time of year again, tax time! Every year thousands of people fall victim to tax scams. Criminals use many tactics to fool individuals, payroll and tax professionals. […]