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PREVENT VS. FIX: PROTECT YOUR DIGITAL LIFE

PROTECT YOUR DIGITAL LIFE IN A FEW EASY STEPS More than ever, we rely on our digital devices and seemingly are always connected to various services, networks or apps. Hackers know this and are always looking for ways access your device or data, often without you even knowing it. Here are a few ways to … Continue reading

IT’S TIME FOR A SECURITY CHECK UP

You have probably heard about the most recent technology security problem. The personal data of 6 million Verizon customers were leaked online. Verizon said that the problem was the result of a misconfigured security setting on a cloud server. The error made available online the names, phone numbers and PIN codes of customers. Unless you … Continue reading

Did You Know Chrome Could Do That?

For many people the browser is one of the most used software applications on their computer. Below is a list of browsers I use. Internet Explorer Epic Privacy Browser Opera Firefox Google Chrome – MY FAVORITE With Chrome being my favorite browser, I thought I would pass along some tips, tricks and keyboard shortcuts that … Continue reading

Cloud Hack

By now I am sure you have heard the news story about the 90+ celebrities (Hunger Games star Jennifer Lawrence is mentioned the most) that had nude or semi-nude pictures of themselves show up on the Internet. Supposedly a hacker was able to access their Apple iCloud accounts and steal the photos. Apple says that … Continue reading

GOT HEARTBLEED TROUBLE?

A SECURE WEBSITE, A LOCK, HTTPS – WHAT DOES IT ALL MEAN? Hackers are always thinking of ways to steal your information. We are told to make sure that we are using a secure website whenever personal\private information is being sent. The two main ways to know if a site is secure is if it … Continue reading