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Today, we are more interconnected than ever before. Not only do we use the Internet to stay connected, informed, and involved, but we rely on it for all of our day-to-day needs. Delaware Tech has developed its Cyber Security program to raise awareness about cyber security. Using this information, everyone can keep themselves, their personal assets, and private information safe online.

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Recent News

  • O365 Phishing email ducks detection Security vendor Avanan has a blog post with details about a phishing scam that (at least as of mid-August) wasn't being caught by Microsoft's native filtering.  The ...
    Posted Sep 26, 2018, 1:03 PM by Craig Cox
  • Phishing scam: Scammer knows your password, wants hush money Brian Krebs reports that a new twist on an extortion scam is going around.  The email accuses you of surfing bad sites and claims that you've been recorded side ...
    Posted Jul 20, 2018, 6:39 AM by Craig Cox
  • December 2017 OUCH! Newsletter: Lock Down Your Login This month's newsletter explores why you should ask banks and other websites to send a code to your phone, even after you've entered a password.  Good information, and ...
    Posted Dec 6, 2017, 7:23 AM by Craig Cox
  • November 2017 OUCH! Newsletter: Online Shopping This month's OUCH! newsletter provides tips and reminders about safe online shopping.  Please be safe during the Holiday shopping season!
    Posted Nov 29, 2017, 8:44 AM by Craig Cox
  • Cyber Security Do's and Don'ts DO’SCreate strong passwords that are at least eight characters long, and including at least a numerical value and a symbol, such as #, to foil password‐cracking software. Avoid ...
    Posted Sep 15, 2017, 8:25 AM by Craig Cox
  • Equifax Security Breach Equifax Announces Cybersecurity Incident Involving Consumer Information.  Please visit: https://www.equifaxsecurity2017.com/ in order to determine if your personal information was compromised, and if so, how to receive free ...
    Posted Sep 15, 2017, 8:01 AM by Craig Cox
  • Phone Scams Most of the posts on this site cover scams that come in through email, text or social media.  It's important to remember that scammers use old-fashioned telephones as ...
    Posted Sep 2, 2015, 7:49 AM by Craig Cox
  • Tax scams Last week I learned of two different tax scams.  In the first, the scammers contacted the victim via telephone to extort money.  They claimed the victim had filed bad information ...
    Posted Aug 25, 2015, 8:19 AM by Craig Cox
  • Phony dropbox emails Two people reported receiving the following email today:I have blanked out the name of the innocent bystander whose identity was borrowed to send the message.  The link went to ...
    Posted Aug 24, 2015, 1:38 PM by Craig Cox
  • Email Scams update Email Scam activity continues to be heavy this summer.  I previously posted examples of scams we're seeing this summer here and here.  New samples we're seeing include a ...
    Posted Aug 20, 2015, 11:35 AM by Craig Cox
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