Jun 22, 2017

5 Simple Tips to Protect Your Kids Online

By | June 22nd, 2017|Guest Post, Kids and Security, Security Awareness 101, Tips and Tricks|

The internet is an amazing place where kids can learn, play, innovate and connect with others. All in all, the internet opens up a whole new world of exciting possibilities. However, with the digital world evolving at an increasing pace, how can you make sure your child is safe from [...]

Jun 20, 2017

5 Ways to Avoid Being Cheated While Online Gaming

By | June 20th, 2017|Kids and Security, Security & Pop Culture, Tips and Tricks|

Wherever there is opportunity for exploration on the web there will be cyber criminals, and online gaming has become a huge target for these criminals over the past decade. Online gaming allows millions of people, from all over the world, to play their favorite games together. Rather we play on [...]

Jun 15, 2017

Identity Theft: 5 Steps To Take Immediately If Yours is Stolen

By | June 15th, 2017|Ask The Experts, Tips and Tricks|

So, your identity was stolen. Now what? First, take a deep breath. Try not to panic. It’s a frustrating and scary situation but you are not alone. It happens to millions of people each year. According a study by Javelin Strategy and Research, 6.15 percent of consumers fell victim to [...]

Jun 13, 2017

The Summer of Security

By | June 13th, 2017|Free Stuff, Tips and Tricks|

If you're like us here at The Security Awareness Company you're having a busy summer! But don't let a full schedule lead to lax security. Instead, join us for The Summer of Security during these long days and warm nights! We'll give you all the tips and tricks you need [...]

Jun 07, 2017

PCI FAQs and Myths

By | June 7th, 2017|Ask The Experts, Tips and Tricks|

It didn’t take long for debit and credit cards to take over as the main payment method for consumers—a trend that spiked as e-commerce grew and online purchases became the norm. This change in culture came brought a need for new regulations; a way to ensure that consumer data is [...]

May 17, 2017

The 5 Best Chrome Extensions for Online Security in 2017

By | May 17th, 2017|Ask The Experts, Guest Post, Security Awareness 101, Tips and Tricks|

The internet is the new Holy Grail, and one can never be too safe on the web. Sure, you might have learned not to open suspicious links from scam emails or other platforms, but sometimes you’ll find yourself at a wicked corner of the web. Once on the dark side, [...]

May 16, 2017

Social Media How-To: Practice Privacy on Facebook

By | May 16th, 2017|Security Awareness 101, Tips and Tricks|

As of May 8th, 2017 there are 1.94 billion active Facebook users. That’s a lot of people with a lot of information to try and keep secure! While there are many ways to keep your information private built into your security and privacy settings, you also need to [...]

May 09, 2017

Social Media How-To: Be More #CyberAware on Twitter

By | May 9th, 2017|Security Awareness 101, Tips and Tricks|

Twitter is used by a variety of people globally. You tweet, I tweet, actors and actresses, comedians, politicians, businesses and bands all tweet. Even God and Lord Voldemort have Twitter accounts. Unlike LinkedIn, Twitter doesn’t ask or display a lot of PII and there are no professional norms [...]

May 02, 2017

Social Media How-To: Stay Secure on LinkedIn

By | May 2nd, 2017|Security Awareness 101, Tips and Tricks|

LinkedIn is a great tool for businesses and individuals. The professional social networking site helps connect companies with employees, businesses with other businesses, coworkers and networkers; there are many ways to use LinkedIn to your advantage. Needless to say, it’s nearly essential to set up an account to [...]

Apr 21, 2017

Keep your Digital Life Safe this Spring

By | April 21st, 2017|Security Awareness 101, Tips and Tricks|

We love, love, love participating in ChatSTCs! These Twitter chats, hosted by STOP.THINK.CONNECT, allow us to share our best cyber security tips and we get to connect with fellow infosec organizations. (Plus seeing the hilarious gifs everyone uses really makes your day!) Yesterday's chat was called Refresh Your Online Life [...]

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