Everywhere you look, IT companies are harping on about cyber security. So much so, in fact, that it's easy to become desensitized to the very real threat of phishing, malware, and email account compromise. Sometimes, however, a story comes by that hits just a little bit too close to home, and might serve as a reminder of just how dangerous these threats are; not only to businesses, but to individuals. Aaron Cole's story is a reminder of how easy it is to lose thousands, if not hundreds of thousands of dollars to a common cyber criminal.
Check out the KGW article HERE.