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04 Apr

Donít Let Tax Season Turn into Scam Season

We are sure you are aware that taxes are due next week. Many Americans are rushing to file their taxes before April 15, and the fear and stress of tax time make many of these taxpayers prime targets ...

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23 Mar

Online Attack Is A Critical Moment for Internet Safety

Digital Citizens Alliance Executive Director Tom Galvin made the following remarks today about the ongoing attack by Cyberbunker, an hosting firm in the Netherlands that allows any material except ...

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12 Mar

Sleazy Scammers Scam Money Off The Grieving

When we hear about a tragedy, our first instinct is to help. But for some, their first instinct is how they can use this tragedy as a way to scam money off the grieving. A new Digital Citizens ...

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12 Mar

Digital Citizens Issues Statement In Support Of Newtown Cyclists

“We salute the team of 26 cyclists currently riding from Newtown to the U.S. Capitol to raise awareness about the immediate need for gun safety legislation,” said Tom Galvin, executive ...

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12 Mar

Digital Citizens Issues Statement Condemning Scams To Capitalize On Newtown Tragedy

“We’re proud to support the team of cyclists who successfully made their trip from Newtown to DC and applaud their determination in achieving this goal,” said Tom Galvin, executive ...

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04 Mar

Digital Citizens Issues Statement On President Obamaís Cybersecurity Order

“Successful execution of President Obama’s recent cybersecurity executive order requires a collective effort from both the private and public sector,” said Tom Galvin, executive ...

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22 Feb

Digital Citizens Issues Statement On The Re-Launched Fraud.org

“There’s a gray area when it comes to figuring out how to report fraud and cybercrimes. Even in some cases, local law enforcement is not always equipped to handle Web fraudulence,” ...

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14 Feb

Cybercrimes Often Carried Out by Disorganized, Loose Confederation of Contractors

New Report Highlights Successful Ways of Undermining Cybercrime Ecosystems Washington, DC, February 14, 2013 – Most cybercrime is carried out by a loose confederation of independent ...

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13 Feb

Digital Citizens Comments On Counterfeit Cancer Medicines

Digital Citizens released the below statement regarding news reports about increased counterfeit cancer medicines. “At their most critical and vulnerable hour, cancer patients cannot worry ...

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13 Feb

Safe Internet Key to Economy of the Future

In last night’s State of the Union Address, President Obama focused on growing our economy. With so much commerce happening online and much more e-commerce expected in the future, we ...

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12 Feb

Be Aware of Scammers this Valentine's

It’s almost Valentine’s Day, so it’s a good time to remember that scammers are always looking to prey on vulnerable people. Trying to make real connections online can leave even ...

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07 Feb

Digital Citizens Thanks Microsoft and Symantec for Shutting Down Cyber Crime Ring

"Digital Citizens believes that our great Internet companies – the ones that have delivered amazing innovations – can use their brilliant minds and power to find solutions and keep us ...

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07 Feb

Now That's Leadership: Cyber Crime Ring Shut Down

Cyber crime presents an array of new challenges for every digital citizen. Digital Citizens believes that our great Internet companies – the ones that have delivered amazing innovations – ...

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07 Feb

Protect Your Child from Identity Theft

Do you know how easy it is for criminals to steal your child’s identity? A full name and birth date is all they need to use your child’s identity to commit a variety of financial crimes ...

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06 Feb

Digital Citizens Comments on Scammer Posing As DEA Agent

"Getting a phone call from someone posing to be a DEA agent threatening you with arrest for illegally buying prescription drugs online is the most cruel sort of scam. In one recent case it led to a ...

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