It’s the holidays and millions more shoppers are going to be buying presents online. With the ever increasing influx of shoppers means there’s also an ever increasing influx of online scams out there. To combat this serious threat, we invited Tracesecurity’s Jim Stickley on the show to provide a little real-world guidance for credit unions and their members to follow.
Jim’s side project called Stickley on Security provides helpful videos to visitors regarding numerous security issues: credit card scams, ID theft, phishing attacks, mobile banking security, and a lot more. In this episode, we not only discuss online shopping scams to be aware of, we also address the growing concern over cyber spying. Jim provides some easy-to-follow steps on how to combat this creepy threat, as well.
So before you go online to buy that Red Ryder BB gun (“A Christmas Story“) for your son or daughter, check out this episode to get a few quick tips on safe shopping. Check it out.continue reading »