Despite changing priorities due to the COVID-19 pandemic the popular Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping season is trending online more than ever and where there are deals there are cybersecurity threats. Read about the latest North American shopping landscape and our tips to protect your data from the Grinch this season.
The popular Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping season trends are online but with all the deals come cybersecurity threats. Read about the current shopping landscape in Canada and the U.S. and our tips to protect your data during the holidays.
Increasingly more people are opting to do their holiday shopping online rather than subject themselves to the chaos of crowded malls this time of year. Saving people time and energy over the hectic holiday season is no doubt a great benefit brought by the evolution of the internet, but it doesn’t come without its own unique set of evils.
Recent incidents of cybersecurity and data theft have brought light to the risks consumers face when sharing and entrusting their sensitive data with corporations and third party institutions. Malicious intentioned cyber criminals continue to develop new, tech-savvy ways to hack into people’s private accounts for the purpose of stealing sensitive information.
Protect your data while doing your holiday shopping online this month with these tips and safety precautions.