December 2016

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There’s an app for that (but it might be fake)

byAri LazarusConsumer Education Specialist, FTC As more and more consumers are shopping with mobile apps, fraudsters are following the money. There are fake phone apps popping up that impersonate well-known retailers in order to steal your personal information. Their names…

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Secure your home network devices to keep you safe.

December 7, 2016 by Ari LazarusConsumer Education Specialist, FTC Today’s hackers are attacking a lot more than just computers. They’re going after ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) ( anything that is connected to the internet in your home, like a DVR…