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February 2020 Archives

Danny Stern

Danny Stern

February 25, 2020 9:00 AM

How I Avoided A Recruiter Scam

Recruitment scams are a serious, but often overlooked risk to job seekers. Those responsible for these schemes often play on the victim's stress levels or professional ego, by using authority to offer something that could be life changing, often with large salaries. I've personally experienced a recruitment scam. In this post, we'll explore the scam that targeted me, and the steps I took that prevented me from becoming a victim.

Amanda Fakhreddine

Amanda Fakhreddine

February 19, 2020 6:00 AM

State of the Internet / Security Volume 6, Issue 1

Happy New Year! It's February now, so we've made, and most likely have broken, all of those New Year's Resolutions that we vowed to keep. As we look forward to the rest of 2020, the staff that produces the State of the Internet / Security report really only has one resolution -- evolve.