SMiShing

No, this isn’t a typo. SMiShing is the SMS version of phishing scams but instead of a bad email, you get a bad text message on your smartphone.  While smishing has been around for years, its use has increased significantly since March, all thanks to the Coronavirus.  According to the FTC, 52,500 Americans have filed…

An IT Diet for the New Year

How come New Year’s resolutions always seem to center around dieting and getting in shape?  You spend your holiday dinner enjoying all of the spoils of the season and then try to talk yourself into a “lifestyle change” once the ball drops. It’s a lot like that around the old IT department too.  We’re all…