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We've received reports that customers are receiving calls from a company claiming to be Apple informing them that their Apple ID has been compromised. The culprits are calling random numbers, mainly in the United States. If you follow their prompts to "secure your account" you'll be transferred to a call center in India who will then try to get as much personal information from you as possible; they will try to get your credit card information to charge a fee to secure the compromised account.
Apple WILL NOT call you, even if your account is compromised. If you get the call don't worry about changing your password, they are randomly calling anyone they can, whether they have an Apple ID or not.
Mitigate the chances that your crypto exchange accounts get hacked by following the tips below.You may have read articles of families losing their entire online Exchange accounts balances due to hackers breaching and stealing everything they own. Some of you may believe that the responsibility of these hacks is on the Exchanges, and I'm here to tell you this is usually not the case. Before you get angry, let me first explain the two types of hacks that occur that lead to you losing your entire investment.Read More
The rate at which new threats are being identified proves the inadequacy of traditional anti-virus software as a singular security measure. Considering its powerful and comprehensive threat-detecting abilities, SentinelOne proves to be a clear winner in any environment.Read More
There are various types of cryptocurrency wallets. The three prominent are offline, online, and those held by a custodian. Before we explain the differences between the three, it's important to note that a custodian, in this context, is an entity that holds your private key. Next, we'll go into what a private key is but first, let's dive deeper into the three types.Read More