Unwelcome Package – Backoff Malware Delivered to UPS

United Parcel Service has released a breach notification to customers who used payment cards during the last seven months at UPS stores that their personal information may have been stolen.  An internal audit inspired by the DHS “Backoff” malware warning...

Everyone Loves Tax Season, Especially ID Thieves

Looking forward to getting a fat tax refund check? File early and make sure you beat identity thieves to the punch. Hijacking tax returns is a growing business model for criminals who obtain social security numbers and falsify W-2 forms. Anyone who has had electronic...

Tainted Love, Fraudulent shopping sites prey on romantics

It has never been easier to shower someone with love on Valentine’s Day. Did you forget to send something? The Internet can instantly fill the void with last minute delivery of sweets, flowers, jewelry, e-cards, Viagra, and more. But don’t be so quick to...