Apps connected to your Google account are sites and applications in which you have granted permission to access your Google Account. There are several different levels of access you can grant, from viewing basic profile information to having full access to your account. With the rise of cyber security attacks, within a matter of moments all of your sensitive information and even your career could be in jeopardy.
With the recent public service announcement from the FBI, ransomware and cyber security has become serious business for nonprofits. Not only do they need to protect themselves from attacks, but they have a responsibility to protect sensitive client and donor data. Here are the three most common attacks scammers will employ.
The ever present risk of data theft or misuse and the potential harm it could cause to yourself and to your nonprofit is down right scary. And believe it or not, hackers aren’t the stereotypical computer guru, sitting in a dimly lit room looking at a dozen computer monitors, typing furiously to hack into secure databases. Often times, hackers are simply opportunists - average people who happened upon some sensitive information and decide to take advantage of it.