Cybersecurity is the practice of keeping data and computers in general safe from those that wish to steal or harm your data. There are a few type of cyber criminals sneaking around the world. Most of them do what they do to “earn” their money. It isn’t really earning is it? It is theft, pure and simple.
Cybersecurity Safety – When dealing with cybersecurity safety you will find that if you STOP, LOOK, and THINK you will find red flags. Reg flags are this things that let you know that something isn’t right. When I use the term vector, it just means a method to get the data that they want. When you stop, look, and listen you will find that most vectors use deception in some form combined with tugging at your emotions with a sense of urgency. They will gather pieces of information to make it seem that they are your friend, family, or coworker. Your job in protecting yourself is to learn to see those red flags and not fall for them. I will be gathering examples of deceptions that that have been used. You will be able to add them to your defenses.