Security & Privacy

September 13, 2017

Don’t Do This When Cleaning Your Device’s Touchscreen

The touchscreens on smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices are made to be touched, so getting fingerprints, smudges, and other types of dirt on them is […]
August 8, 2017

Buying New Smartphones for Your Business? Watch out for Preinstalled Malware

In March 2017, a security firm found malware on 36 Android devices purchased by two companies. Several different types of malicious programs were discovered, including the […]
August 8, 2017

How to Avoid Falling Victim to Fake Malware Alerts

Suppose you are working on your computer and suddenly an alert pops up telling you that your computer is infected with a virus. Would you be […]
July 25, 2017

How to Replace Weak Passwords with Strong Ones

Many websites and online services have users sign in to their account with an email address-based username. While this makes it easier for people to remember […]
July 25, 2017

How the Internet of Things Is Changing Cybersecurity

The Internet has radically changed society over the last few decades. It will continue to shake things up in the years to come as consumers are […]
July 3, 2017

7 Ways to Secure Your Smartphone

Smartphones are so small and portable that it is easy to forget that you have a powerful computer in your pocket or purse. However, they are […]
June 27, 2017

How to Protect Your IoT Devices from Malware Designed to Destroy Them

Hackers have unleashed a new kind of malware that damages the systems of Internet of Things (IoT) devices so extensively the devices become useless. The malware […]
May 29, 2017

Defending Against Cybersecurity Threats in Your Hotel Room

Being on the road is typically a stressful affair. Travelers have to worry about making their flight connections or booking reservations to a hotel or restaurant. […]
May 15, 2017

6 Ways to Make Your IT Security Training More Effective

Cybercriminals like to target the weakest link in companies’ security defenses — and that link is often the employees. But it does not have to be […]