This story from USA Today caught my interest given that the summer vacation season is upon us – I wanted to share with a wide audience. The article is worth a read.
We typically think of hacking coming via phishing or some similar method; however, thieves are ingenious and will find ways to illicitly profit.
A few important highlights to reinforce:
- Be wary about using public Wi-Fi or other public information systems (such as hotel lobby computers).
- Be careful about the mobile apps you install.
- Maintain your ‘Spidey Sense.’ If it doesn’t feel right, it probably isn’t.