Author Archives: Heidi Daitch

About Heidi Daitch

Heidi is a busy working mom who juggles many of the same responsibilities and challenges at home and at work - a long list of things to do and not enough time to do everything. With so little time, Heidi tries hard to find simple, but effective strategies to save time for what’s really important – spending time with her family.

New Gmail Phishing Scam is Being Called “Highly Effective”

If you were the recipient of a phishing e-mail, how confident are you that you wouldn’t open it and download any attachments? According to Verizon’s 2016 Data Breach Investigations Report, 30% of phishing e-mails are opened. That may not seem …Read More […]

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Recent Data Breach Roundup: December 2016

Putting all other data breaches to shame, Yahoo clearly wanted to end 2016 with a bang when it announced the largest breach in history. And even for those of us who weren’t one of the billion users affected by the …Read More […]

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One Billion Yahoo Accounts Compromised in New Data Breach

Remember in September when we told you about a 2014 breach at Yahoo that affected approximately 500 million accounts? Well, get ready for a bit of déjà vu, because it happened again — and it’s even bigger than before. On …Read More […]

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The Critical Firefox Update You Need Now

If you use the Mozilla Firefox or Firefox-based Tor Browser to surf the web, a patch to fix a major vulnerability has just been released; you should download the update and install as soon as possible. Your browser will update …Read More […]

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Recent Data Breach Roundup: November 2016

As the country recovered from its election hangover in November, identity thieves were working ‘round the clock to steal our personal information. Now, the holiday season has officially begun — so be sure to keep an eye out for breaches …Read More […]

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