What is Cyberbullying?
COMPUTER SECURITY

What is Cyberbullying?

Cyber-bullying is the use of cell phones, instant messaging, e-mail, chat rooms or social networking  sites such as Facebook and twitter to harass, threaten or intimidate someone. Cyber-bullying is often done by young people, who have increasingly early access to these technologies. The problem is compounded by the fact that a bully can hide behind a pseudonymous user name,…

Guarding against Phishing
FRAUD MANAGEMENT

Guarding against Phishing

The practice of sending out mass emails that are fraudulent in nature is referred to as Phishing.  These emails masquerade as legitimate emails from credible institutions stating they are having some type of issue, and request that you reply with your confidential information to comply.  It is called phishing because they are “fishing” for information…