10/14/2014: Smartphone Smarts
We’ve come up with a list of what we think are best practices for increasing privacy and security on your mobile device without spending any money. This is based on SnoopWall’s counterveillance research for improving your privacy from eavesdroppers and helping you from getting infected with spyware that could cost you your identity. They are: […]Continue Reading..
10/10/2014: Tips for Using Public Wi-Fi Networks
Wi-Fi hotspots in coffee shops, libraries, airports, hotels, universities, and other public places are convenient, but often they’re not secure. If you connect to a Wi-Fi network, and send information through websites or mobile apps, it might be accessed by someone else. To protect your information when using wireless hotspots, send information only to sites […]Continue Reading..
10/09/2014: Use Security Software That Updates Automatically
The bad guys constantly develop new ways to attack your computer, so your security software must be up-to-date to protect against the latest threats. Most security software can update automatically; set yours to do so. You can findfree security software from well-known companies. Also, set your operating system and web browser to update automatically. If […]Continue Reading..