- AVG Study – Internet of Things
AVG Study Reveals Small Businesses are Positive about Future Opportunities with the Internet of Things
Three biggest concerns are to do with cost, complexity and risk while 83 percent say humans are still the weakest link
The majority of small businesses in ...
- INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE TELEPHONE SCAM
25 September 2014
Alert Number I-092514-PSA
The Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) has received reports related to a telephone scam in which the caller purports to be an Internal Revenue Service (IRS) representative. Using intimidation tactics, the caller tries to take ...
- CONSUMER ALERT “support” phone scam!
CONSUMER ALERT AG Ferguson to consumers: Hang-up on “tech support” phone scammers!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 17, 2014
SEATTLE — Attorney General Bob Ferguson is warning consumers that phone scammers posing as legitimate computer technicians are on the prowl in Washington and other ...
- AG Ferguson protecting online shoppers
AG Ferguson first to enforce federal law protecting online shoppers
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 22, 2014
SEATTLE — In the first enforcement action of its kind, Attorney General Bob Ferguson is suing a Philadelphia-based online company for violations of the federal Restore Online ...
- Google to Refund $19 Million
Google to refund at least $19 million to Settle FTC Complaint It Unlawfully Billed Parents for Children’s Unauthorized In-App Charges
FTC Order Requires Google to Change Its Mobile App Billing Practices to Ensure Consumers’ Consent Is Obtained Before Charges Levied
- Avangate – PerfectTablePlan Less Taxing
Digital Commerce Provider Handles More Than Just Payments and Provides Software Vendor with Additional Flexibility to Sell Globally
Redwood City, CA – September 09, 2014 – Avangate, the leading Digital Commerce solution provider trusted by thousands of Software and Online Services ...
- FTC Approves Final Orders Settling Charges Against Fandango and Credit Karma
Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission has approved final orders settling charges against Fandango, Inc. and Credit Karma, Inc.
According to the FTC’s complaints, the companies’ mobile apps left consumers’ sensitive personal information, including credit card information and ...