| Sep 20, 2011
Are you protecting yourself from getting hacked? Think you're not at risk? According to a recent Norton cybercrime report, 431 million adults in 24 countries experienced some type of cybercrime over the past year, which is up 3 percent from the 2010...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 8:12 PM
As students all over the country begin college, many are becoming victims of identity theft, and it's often because they're letting their guard down among 'friends.'
So-called 'friendly fraud' is a growing problem among young people who often know how...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 7:32 PM
As the holiday shopping season quickly approaches, more people say they plan to place orders online, but a recent study found that many companies are putting shoppers' financial data at risk.
Cindy Hartman plans to get all her Christmas shopping done...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 4:49 AM
The hackers have used both American Airlines and Delta flights. The email has the airline ticket as an attachment. The attachment isn't legit. It's a virus.
Danielle Reher was waiting on an airline confirmation email, "My in-laws are supposed to booking...
| May 23, 2012
| 7:32 PM
A local technology expert is warning small business owners with websites to be aware of online hackers targeting them.
"In the United States, web hacking is a $32 billion business," said Alan Wlasuk, managing partner of 403 Web Security.
| Sep 11, 2012
| 7:03 PM
Angry protesters attacked U.S. diplomatic compounds in Libya and Egypt on Tuesday, citing in both instances an online film considered offensive to Islam.
In Cairo, several men scaled the walls of the U.S. Embassy and tore down its American flag,...
| May 31, 2012
| 6:30 PM
More than 35 percent of all U.S. senior citizens fall victim to fraud and that's why several local agencies are working to teach Indianapolis seniors how to protect themselves. The hope is to save seniors thousands of dollars, and save them from...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 4:01 PM
Current Indiana law does not allow registered sex offenders on social networking sites that juveniles also have access to. Chat rooms and Instant messaging are also prohibited.
"It's a really hard environment to monitor," said Julie Stremski, an...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 6:14 PM
If your computer suddenly freezes and the screen says the FBI has locked it because you broke the law, ignore the threat that you'll be locked up unless you pay up. It's the latest scam.
A Whitehall Township senior citizen got scared into sending $200 to...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 6:47 PM
Uncle Sam is a freewheeling spendthrift, but he isn't willing to pick up the tab for your electric bill.
In this election year, scammers have tricked people nationwide into thinking President Barack Obama has created a program to pay utility and other...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 5:39 PM
Brownsburg Community Schools' website was hacked Wednesday by someone claiming to represent the group All Muslims of the World.
The hackers replaced the school system's main page with graphics of Arabic writing which said, "I sacrificed my mother, my...