August 2, 2018

Dealing with Spam Calls – WST

In 2017, the FTC reported receiving over 7 million complaints related to robocalls and spam calls. https://www.ftc.gov/policy/reports/policy-reports/commission-staff-reports/national-do-not-call-registry-data-book-fy-2.  These calls are not only annoying and time-wasting, but scammers can steal private information from unknowing users. With the rising number of spam calls and robocalls each year, what can you do to stop these calls and keep your information safe?

Here are a few recommendations you can share with staff and customers:

More Tips – The FCC has a list of tips regarding spam calls and what to do if you do find yourself on the other end of the line with one: https://www.fcc.gov/consumers/guides/stop-unwanted-robocalls-and-texts

Past Weekly Security Tips – WST

2018-08-02T15:55:13+00:00