Tag: McAfee

This Netflix Scam Might Be More Convincing Than You Think

If you spend a lot of time on the internet, you’ve probably seen these Netflix phishing scams.

While Netflix scams have been circulating the internet for quite some time now, this scam is deceptive enough to not only bypass spam filters but even trick some more tech-savvy individuals into parting with their credit card details.

This Is How You Can Get A Virus Without Even Knowing

Hackers continue to get sneakier and smarter. Is it possible that they have now found a way to download malicious threats onto your system without your input or knowledge?

Gone are the days of logical virus dodging – keep reading to learn about “drive-by” malware, how to avoid it, and what FixMeStick can do if you think you’ve been infected. 

QUIZ! How Secure Are You Online?

Recently we’ve seen some major hacks, like the attack on the CRA (Canada Revenue Agency) where 11,200 accounts were compromised. We also know that ‘opportunistic cybercriminals are targeting employees working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic’, according to McAfee.

With everything going on, how secure are your online accounts in the face of hackers? Take our cybersecurity checkup quiz today to find out!

5 Tips To Teach Your Kids Before Sending Them Into The Digital World

Raising children in the digital age can definitely be an interesting experience. With the internet at their fingertips,  new and enriching opportunities are sprouting up each day – but these changes often come with their own set of problems as well.

As scams and malware become increasingly prevalent, one of the most vital lessons you can provide your kids is the importance of cybersecurity. What may seem like no-brainers might actually save you and your children a world of trouble down the line.

Make sure your child is informed and protected by teaching them these top cyber-safety tips.

Back to School Basics for Your Cybersecurity Needs

Heading back to school is probably going to look a little different this year. With many schools opting towards online classes, back to school shopping is going to come with a whole new set up of problems, especially considering that education is among the top targets for cybercriminals. Keep reading to prep for back to school!