Arrowhead Technologies

March 2016

Phishing is the act of tricking someone into revealing their private or sensitive information. Common attacks attempt to convince you to install malicious software or hand over your personal information under false pretenses.

Gone Phishing: User Awareness and Training

A combination of technical controls and user awareness training can help keep phishing at bay. What Is Phishing? Phishing is the act of tricking someone into revealing their private or sensitive information. Common attacks attempt to convince you to install malicious software or hand over your personal information under false pretenses. How To Counter[…]

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two factor authentication example of single factor authentication password login screen

Turn on Two Factor Authentication!

Believe it or not, you’re most likely already using two factor authentication in your day-to-day life. Many (if not all) of us commonly use single factor authentication, such as using a password to log-on to a site. Two factor authentication (2FA) simply adds an extra step to your basic log-in[…]

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Protecting Your Identity on the Internet

Protecting Your Identity on the Internet

Protecting Your Identity on the Internet Because people use the Internet on a daily basis, they rely on it for a safe and accurate exchange of information. Personal data like Social Security numbers, credit card numbers, and passwords are traveling across the internet. But should it be trusted? Read on[…]

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Social Engineering, The Art of Hacking Humans

Social engineering is an attack that relies heavily on human interaction and often involves manipulating people to break normal security procedures. Usually, criminals are looking for your passwords, bank information or access your computer so that they can secretly install malicious software–giving them control over your computer. But why not[…]

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