It’s Ph(F)ebruary! The perfect time to learn all you need to know to avoid the incessant phishing scams that infest the Internet. Just as there are so many things going on every day in the cyberspace, and new and exciting ways of communicating with the world emerge all the time, phishers find a way to be present everywhere too. From e-mail and social networking sites to online games, dating websites and apps, you might come across a scam, and because cybercriminals have become so good at making them, sometimes phishing scams can appear so real that you might easily fall... ...
December – Scams & Hoaxes
The last month of 2014 has arrived. December is full of joy because the holidays’ spirit is around all month. There is a long break from classes and its Christmas time! Unfortunately, this is also the reason why it’s become scamming season as well. The generous nature of these holidays makes all of us the perfect target of scams and hoax.
From emails to ads and websites, there all kinds of scams and hoaxes infesting the Internet’s waters. Falling for any of them is as easy as one click away. The only way to stay... ...
Digital Self Defense for Incoming Students
RIT Information Security had the privilege of addressing our incoming class of 2800 students during New Student Orientation this fall. With the help of ETC, we're able to make the content available on YouTube.
We had a great time presenting. Let us know what you think of the session by posting a comment!