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Why you should be using a password manager

Every few weeks, we hear the news that another major website has been hacked. Often these hacks mean your personal information has also been compromised. In this post, we cover the important reasons for why you should use a password manager to protect your on...

Hackers have successfully hidden malware in popular PC cleanup tool

CBS Local — A computer program used to help your PC run faster has reportedly become the latest victim of hackers looking to breach the security of millions of its users. CCleaner, the computer-optimizing tool made by software company Piriform, was successf...

Researchers develop glasses to protect you from facial recognition

Facial recognition software is cropping up everywhere, so it was only a matter of time before anti...

Secure communication strategies in plain sight: part 1

Even though Communication Preparedness is one of the Ten Principles of Preparedness, it tends to be ...

Checkmate to danger: here’s how to always win!

Have you ever thought how reading your emails in a public place reduces your chances to react and de...

Backdoor found in enterprise software used by banks, tech, and energy companies

A group with possible links to Chinese hackers has managed to break into the servers of NetSarang ...

How to flag and tag your home for FEMA

“We are from the government and we are here to help you!” – these words inspire distrust in ma...

Is Alexa spying on us? We’re too busy to care — and we might regret that

Washington. It’s an experience every computer or smart phone user has had. After downloading new...

The mindset you need to avoid cyber-crime

To protect your finances, privacy and online life, you need to think like a cyber-security professio...

German Researchers Show How ‘Anonymous’ Browsing Data Can Easily Be Exposed

A judge’s porn preferences and the medication used by a German MP were among personal data un...