Like tax season and other seasonal events, hackers are using March Madness to steal your confidential information.

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“March Madness is a perfect time for businesses and fans to check their cybersecurity protections to make sure they are up to date,” he said.

Since employees will be using their work computers to reach external websites more than any other time of the year, companies need to ensure all of their system security updates have been applied.

“They also need to remind employees to pay close attention to emails that may look legit, but are actually part of a phishing scheme to gain access to a company’s systems or software,” Lee said.