I am always on the lookout for content and interesting stories about computer security. In this day and age we have to be educated about staying technologically safe.

Yesterday I heard a great story on National Public Radio about phone fraud. Fraudsters use technology to get into your accounts and it can all start with a phone call. If you are like me you have received a phone call where no one appears to be on the other end. What I didn’t realize is that that is a very productive phone call for the people that made it. They now know I exist.

Source Article: http://www.npr.org/sections/alltechconsidered/2015/08/24/434313813/why-phone-fraud-starts-with-a-silent-call

I urge you to listen to the story below to learn how to protect yourself in regards to an innocent phone call.