Greenshades Blog


Have a safer internet experience

Posted on February 5th, 2019

By Brittany Llorente Media Marketing Associate   The internet can be a treacherous place. So, take this – it’s dangerous out there. Today is Safer Internet Day. According to Days of the Year, “Safer Internet Day came to exist officially in 2012, when the US Department of Homeland Security and the European Commission decided it [read on ..]


Security Summit warns employers: Be alert to identity theft and W-2 scams

Posted on December 6th, 2018

A quick note from Greenshades: In an effort to keep our clients, partners, and readers informed we want to share pertinent information that we feel you might find useful and to make sure you have the safest tax season possible. If you have any further questions, please contact security@greenshades.com.   Information courtesy of the Internal [read on ..]


Avoiding Social Engineering and Phishing Attacks

Posted on February 23rd, 2018

A message from Greenshades Software: It is important to us to ensure that our clients, partners, and readers, are prepared and updated to any information on phishing or scamming. This information is courtesy of the US-Computer Emergency Readiness Team, a division of the Department of Homeland Security. This information was originally published on the US-CERT [read on ..]


Greenshades reminder about Phishing emails

Posted on September 1st, 2017

By Greenshades Security Security@greenshades.com One of our clients recently alerted Greenshades about some suspicious direct deposit changes. After a quick and thorough investigation, it became clear that some end-users fell victim to a phishing attack. The phishing attack was not directed towards Greenshades’ login pages, nor did it appear to be the end game of [read on ..]


Greenshades warns of new Email Phishing Scheme

Posted on April 13th, 2016

Greenshades today became aware of a new email phishing scam that has NOT originated from Greenshades or its partners. These fake emails claim to be sent by Greenshades and demand that the reader click a link and provide security information. NOTE: These emails are neither condoned by nor approved of by Greenshades. The emails may [read on ..]