Microsoft Edge Finally Adds WebAuthn Support: What Is Web Authentication? screenshot

Microsoft Edge Finally Adds WebAuthn Support: What Is Web Authentication?

Microsoft's own Bill Gates declared in 2004 that the password is dead. Embarrassingly for what is undoubtedly one of Silicon Valley's most influential figures, after fourteen years, the password still seems to be very... Read more

August 6, 2018
Over 30% of Consumers Never Change Their Passwords. Are You One of Them? screenshot

Over 30% of Consumers Never Change Their Passwords. Are You One of Them?

In an effort to make their point clearer, security experts have been trying to compare passwords to real-life objects for years. There have been many analogies, but perhaps the most interesting one draws parallels... Read more

August 3, 2018
How to Teach Kids Safe Password Habits When They Like Sharing? screenshot

How to Teach Kids Safe Password Habits When They Like Sharing?

As we all (should) know by now, the password is our main line of online defense. Without a strong password, anyone could hack our social media, our bank accounts, emails, etc and cause all sorts of damage. So it's... Read more

August 3, 2018
4 Simple Steps to Disable Automatic Sign-In for a Google Chrome Account to Protect Your Privacy screenshot

4 Simple Steps to Disable Automatic Sign-In for a Google Chrome Account to Protect Your Privacy

Gmail is one of the most popular email services on the planet. It's owned and maintained by Google, so it's no surprise that Gmail had over 1.2 billion active users in 2017, and probably more in 2018. That said,... Read more

August 2, 2018
Websites Fail to Protect Users. How to Take Virtual Security Into Your Own Hands? screenshot

Websites Fail to Protect Users. How to Take Virtual Security Into Your Own Hands?

You might hear cyber security experts tell you that you shouldn't visit websites or follow links or open emails you don't trust. But what do they mean by "trust" exactly? Do you think about how a particular service... Read more

August 2, 2018
Reddit Data Breach Exposed. What Do Reddit Users Need to Do Now? screenshot

Reddit Data Breach Exposed. What Do Reddit Users Need to Do Now?

Reddit was recently the sixth most popular website in the world according to Alexa. It has more than 1.5 billion monthly visits which shows that for many people, it's the perfect place for anything from discussing... Read more

August 2, 2018
What Is Cloud Storage and Why Is It Helpful? screenshot

What Is Cloud Storage and Why Is It Helpful?

An interesting bit of trivia - Cloud Storage in its most basic form has been around since the early nineties. Of course, those were the very first basic steps in outsourcing storage onto the Web, and we have come a... Read more

August 2, 2018
How to Protect Yourself from a Bank Transfer Scam? screenshot

How to Protect Yourself from a Bank Transfer Scam?

What can cybercriminals do if they break into your email account? Quite a lot, actually. For one, they can blast a large number of users with tons of junk mail that contains anything from phishing to malware. The... Read more

August 1, 2018
Why Including Personal Information in Passwords Is a Terrible Idea screenshot

Why Including Personal Information in Passwords Is a Terrible Idea

We're hoping that you've done the right thing and have adopted a tool that takes care of your passwords for you. You do probably remember the times when you were doing it on your own, though. It was a struggle, wasn't... Read more

August 1, 2018
Will Graphical Passwords Be More Secure Online Than the Text Password? screenshot

Will Graphical Passwords Be More Secure Online Than the Text Password?

Have you heard of graphical passwords? They're all the rage right now. It's no secret that most people suck at creating written passwords. According to SplashData, the most used password is, well, "password". That... Read more

August 1, 2018
Offsite Backups vs. Onsite Backups: Which Is the Better Option for the Regular Individual? screenshot

Offsite Backups vs. Onsite Backups: Which Is the Better Option for the Regular Individual?

Security experts can (and do) type their fingers to the bone trying to warn people about the innumerable threats the World Wide Web poses, but it's all in vain if the users themselves don't understand how devastating... Read more

July 31, 2018
How to Turn on Two-Factor Authentication for Your Fidelity Account? screenshot

How to Turn on Two-Factor Authentication for Your Fidelity Account?

What is Two-Factor Authentication and how does it help me? No doubt you have heard of Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) if you've been reading our articles. I'm a big fan of it myself. But do you know what it is and... Read more

July 31, 2018