John Sileo

John Sileo, cybersecurity expert, keynote speaker and CEO of The Sileo Group, a Colorado-based cybersecurity think tank. Sileo.com

Are You Prepared for A Russian Cyberattack?
Personal Safety

Are You Prepared for A Russian Cyberattack?

President Biden has warned Americans to lock their “digital doors” over the potential for Russian cyberattacks in retaliation for US…

Protect Yourself Online With a Burner Identity
Personal Safety

Protect Yourself Online With a Burner Identity

In the movies, spies often use “burners”— disposable cell phones—to protect their identities and information. The same concept can help…

Latest Hacker Target: Cell-Phone Accounts
Identity Theft

Latest Hacker Target: Cell-Phone Accounts

Hackers are hijacking smartphone numbers as a way to gain control of financial and social media accounts.

New Twist on Old Facebook Scam
Web & Social Media

New Twist on Old Facebook Scam

Beware a sinister new twist on an old Facebook scam. Con artists used to troll for personal information by creating…

Beware Uber and Netflix Scams
Scams

Beware Uber and Netflix Scams

Hackers Are Stealing Your Logins Cyberthieves aren’t just invading financial accounts such as credit card and bank accounts—they also are…

Warning: Cyber Thieves May Have Your Social Security Number
Scams

Warning: Cyber Thieves May Have Your Social Security Number

What to do right now... Massive data breaches at giant companies have become so commonplace that consumers now tend to…

Cloud Hackers: Could They Steal Your Photos, Too?
Scams

Cloud Hackers: Could They Steal Your Photos, Too?

Few people seem to fully understand "the cloud," yet hundreds of millions of people use it to store their digital…

Hackers Could Ruin Your Life
Computers

Hackers Could Ruin Your Life

Changing passwords isn't enough to stop them Recent news that Russian hackers had stolen more than 1.2 billion passwords from…

Facebook Is Spying on You
Web & Social Media

Facebook Is Spying on You

Six ways your privacy could be compromised Please scroll down for the Facebook chat with John Sileo on online privacy…

The Best Thing I Did in 2013 That You Can Do in 2014
Self-Improvement

The Best Thing I Did in 2013 That You Can Do in 2014

Inspiring Ideas from Bottom Line's Experts With 2013 near its end, we asked a diverse group of our experts to…

Safeguard Your Social Security Payments
Social Security

Safeguard Your Social Security Payments

Block scammers from stealing your Social Security payments electronically. Anyone who uses a bank account with ­direct deposit is vulnerable.…

How to Protect Your Wi-Fi
Consumer Technology

How to Protect Your Wi-Fi

How secure is the wireless router that you use at home to send online content through the air? Although it’s…