Avoiding the Latest Sextortion Scam

Avoiding the Latest Sextortion Scam

Sextortion is the process of threatening to release compromising images, audio or sex-related information about a person unless they pay money to stop the release. It’s among the oldest forms of criminal extortion, and it’s not new to the realm of technology and...
Watch out for These 4 Smishing Scams

Watch out for These 4 Smishing Scams

If you thought your cell phone was a safe way to avoid being scammed or getting malware, think again. Where there’s technology, there are always horrible people who learn how to take advantage of it to their own selfish ends, and to your detriment. These people,...
How to Avoid Wire Transfer Fraud

How to Avoid Wire Transfer Fraud

Wire transfers are among the most efficient ways to transfer money to anywhere in the world. It’s easy and fast, so you can count on the necessary funds going exactly where you want them in no time. With the rising prevalence of cyber criminals, however, wire...
4 Tips to Outsmart Internet Scammers

4 Tips to Outsmart Internet Scammers

At U.S. Computer Connection, we know there is nothing worse than dealing with Internet scammers. From petty password stealing to data breaches in large businesses and chains, Internet scammers are not picky about what they take from you and your system. In our years...