Cyber Security

Vishing and Smishing: Social Engineering Fraud

The latest scams and fraud attacks have evolved far beyond the infamous email from a “Nigerian prince” who wants to leave you millions.The dangerous rise here in the US and around the world, in Social Engineering fraud, now preys on human nature.  These tactics are increasingly sophisticated and can dupe you into thinking you are

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Corporate Investigation, Cyber Security

Social Media and Corporate Security

From protecting C-level executives, to preventing losses and identifying workplace violence, social media provides corporate security groups the ability to pinpoint and understand problems, react quickly to minimize the effects. This can become a useful tool to ensure the safety and well-being of both the organization and the people who work there. The evolution of

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Domestic / Marital Investigation, Legal

Parents for Megan’s Law Honors Frank Shea

Alpha Group Investigations President,  Frank Shea was recognized as an honoree by the Parents for Megan’s Law, Crime Victims Center, during the annual 2016 Champion for Children and Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Prevention Awards Gala. On Thursday, December 8th, 2016 Mr. Shea was presented with the distinguished honors, in company with fellow law enforcement leaders,

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Cyber Security

Alpha Group President Featured at LIBN Cybersecurity Panel

Long Island Business News hosted a Cybersecurity Executive Panel Discussion, featuring a panel of experts, including Alpha Group President, Frank Shea. On Thursday, October 6th, leading experts in the field discussed the growing cyber vulnerabilities in all business industries. The distinguished panel educated a packed house on increasing awareness of and protection from security breaches

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Cyber Security

The Sony Cyber Attack – How to Protect Yourself

What was considered to be the crime of the year in 2014, the Sony Cyber assault resulted in a $35 million dollar bill in investigation and remediation costs, not to mention the multi-million-dollar settlement of the Sony employee class action suit. Federal experts believe North Korea was responsible given the striking resemblance to Dark Seoul,

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Domestic / Marital Investigation

Premarital Background Check

Before the I Do’s and Wedding Plans – Premarital Background Check Marriage; It’s an inevitable part of life for most people. However, it’s common for many successful business professionals, to put marriage off to exceed in one’s career. So what happens when the wealthy meet that special someone, who’s the perfect combination of brains and

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Cyber Security

Data Security Tips

We’ve all been guilty of allowing Television shows like Person of Interest make us a little paranoid when it comes to protecting our Data. Are we really being watched? And if so, how effective is freezing a drive or pouring fluid into a hard drive to protect our precious privacy? The computer forensic experts at

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