CYBERSECURITY STORIES

Meet Detective Cy, our cyber sleuth. These are the chronicles of her cyber investigations.

Let Detective Cy's cases help you recognize cyber threats and keep you safe from the cyber underworld!

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Municipality
Detective Cy

The Overdue Deception

Hello all, Detective Cy here! Did you know that cybercrimes that target municipalities come in a variety of deceptive forms? For example, ransomware emails disguised as payment requests from a “trusted vendor”

Municipality
Detective Cy

The Gift Card Grift

Hello all, Detective Cy here! Did you know that there has been a significant increase in cyber-attacks since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic? In fact, there have been so many attacks

Education
Detective Cy

The Suspicious Student

Hello everyone, Detective Cy here with another lesson on staying cyber safe! While most people know to keep their password secret, were you aware that your login information can be stolen as

Municipality
Detective Cy

Water Treatment Trouble

Hey all, Detective Cy here again! While doing some research on cybersecurity crimes, I recently discovered that the number of municipalities that are hacked has been increasing every year! This is a

Education
Detective Cy

The Harmful Homework

Hello everyone, Detective Cy here with another lesson on staying cyber safe! Did you know that even if an email looks perfectly normal, it can still be dangerous? Hackers are constantly finding

Education
Detective Cy

The Unexpected Encryption

Detective Cy was in her office researching why so many attacks have been happening recently when she received a call. Joe, the technology chief for a school in Dallas, Texas said when