The start of the holiday season means shoppers across the country may be participating in the biggest shopping days of the year. Whether shoppers are looking for the newest electronics, computers, tablets, or computing equipment for work, they’ll be searching for the best deals. While it’s tough to turn away from low prices, shoppers need to remain vigilant. Included in the list of the most counterfeited items seized by U.S. Customs and Border Patrol are consumer electronics and electrical products such as those that may be purchased commonly for gifts or for computing such as working from home. Not only could counterfeit consumer electronics and electrical products pose a significant electrical hazard as they can lead to fire, shock, or explosion which may result in deaths, injuries, and substantial property loss, they also pose significant security risks to organizations. Below are some tips to help keep you and your family safe and secure this holiday season!