5 Digital Threats to Watch Out for on Black Friday

DAVID BISSON | November 26, 2019

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The end of November is a busy time in the United States. On Thanksgiving, friends and family gather together to give thanks for good food and good company. Once they’ve put away the leftovers, many Americans don their coats and head to the malls for Black Friday. The official start to the Christmas shopping season, Black Friday is exciting because many retailers announce limited-time sales that promise huge savings to die-hard consumers. In their fervor to save money and score big, however, some shoppers don’t take the necessary precautions to protect their personal and financial data. Attackers are well aware; they use various means to abuse this excitement and prey upon holiday shoppers both online and in stores.

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