SIM Swap Scheme Artist Arrested

Florida Police arrested 25-year-old Ricky Joseph Handschumacher, charging him with grand theft and money laundering.  Handschumacher is allegedly accused of being part of a multi-state cyber gang that hijacked mobile phone numbers in online attacks that extracted hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies from victims through their SIM Swapping Scheme.Continue Reading…

Avoid Phishing with USB Security Key

We’ve all been trained not to give out our passwords, but online criminals are getting ever more clever. Phishing scams have effectively tricked uncountable people into compromising their online security, and one of the best ways to stop it is two-factor authentication. Even technologically savvy people can be fooled by clever hackers, though.  According to Google, it solved the phishing problem by giving everyone a USB security key.Continue Reading…