As the holidays approach, Bexar County reminds users like you to be aware of a potential increase in cyber security threats and malware campaigns. It is important to be cautious of unsolicited emails that may contain malicious links or attachments with malware. Other common threats are advertisements infected with malware, and requests for donations from fraudulent charitable organizations, which could result in data breaches, identify theft, or financial loss.
The following practices are recommended to limit your risk:
If you believe you are a victim of a scam or malware campaign, consider the following actions: