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How to handle scam text messages

Scammers are increasingly using text messages to imitate legitimate businesses to steal your personal and financial information. Learn how to spot signs of a scam text. 


Seven simple steps to be more secure in cyberspace

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Follow these seven steps to enhance your security when using online devices.


Parents and kids: Tips for safer social media and gaming

In this second Cybersecurity Awareness Month article, parents and their children can learn how to protect themselves while gaming and when using social media.


Attorney General Yost announces settlement with JUUL

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost and 32 other attorneys general announced a proposed $438.5 million settlement with JUUL Labs stemming from a two-year multistate investigation into the e-cigarette manufacturer’s misguided marketing and sales practices.