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Why Cybersecurity Awareness Month Matters

In an increasingly digital world, Cybersecurity Awareness Month emphasises the importance of staying safe online. Dive into the reasons behind its significance and why everyone, from tech professionals to everyday users, should participate in fostering a secure digital ecosystem.

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The Ghost Students: A New Wave of Financial Aid Fraud in California Colleges

In a shocking revelation, 20% of all applications to California community colleges are now from “ghost students” – scammers using someone else’s name to pocket the financial aid and never show up for a single class. This fraudulent activity is not just a problem because it’s fraud; it also places a significant burden on underfunded community colleges and takes up slots in classes that real students are getting crowded out from. The fraudsters are focusing their efforts on Pell grants, which became a more attractive target because the federal government stopped verifying family income during the pandemic.

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Understanding Social Engineering: A Deep Dive into the Art of Manipulation

In the vast world of cybersecurity, there’s one threat that’s as old as human interaction itself – social engineering. This form of manipulation has been harnessed by some of the most notorious individuals in history, from Kevin Mitnick, the man who popularized the term, to Frank Abagnale, the inspiring figure behind the movie “Catch Me If You Can.”

By understanding the tactics of famous social engineers, we can better equip ourselves to identify and thwart such attempts at manipulation.

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Amplifying Productivity: The Power of Text Expansion Software

With the rapid progression of technology, optimizing workflows has become a norm for many individuals and businesses alike. Among the arsenal of tools available, one often overlooked gem is text expansion software. In this post, we’ll introduce you to text expansion software, its benefits, top use cases, and provide a guide to integrating it into your workflows.

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A Celebration of Recognition: “Empowering Your Digital Future” Makes Top 25 Cybercrime Podcasts List

Our podcast, ‘Empowering Your Digital Future,’ has achieved a significant milestone by making it to the top 25 Cybercrime podcasts list by Feedspot. We celebrate this honor as a testament to our commitment to providing insightful, accessible content on cybercrime and digital security. Thank you to our dedicated listeners and Feedspot for this recognition.

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