Microsoft's Azure Won't Let You Use Weak Passwords screenshot

Microsoft's Azure Won't Let You Use Weak Passwords

Let's talk about password strength requirements. You've all seen the messages saying something to the effect of 'Your password must contain one uppercase letter, one lowercase letter, a digit, a special character, and... Read more

July 3, 2018
Top 5 Ideas to Keep Your Wi-Fi Network Safe From Hackers and the Funniest Router Names screenshot

Top 5 Ideas to Keep Your Wi-Fi Network Safe From Hackers and the Funniest Router Names

These days everyone uses Wi-fi. Even if you prefer to web surf on your personal computer at home chances are you still have a router so the rest of your friends and family can browse their favorite websites on their... Read more

July 3, 2018
What Is WPA3 and How Much Better Is It Than WPA2? screenshot

What Is WPA3 and How Much Better Is It Than WPA2?

Good news, everybody: Wi-Fi Alliance® has officially announced WPA3, the successor of WPA2. Many questions can emerge from this simple sentence. Who is Wi-Fi Alliance®? What is WPA3, and how is it different than WPA2?... Read more

July 2, 2018
What to Do When Google Authenticator is Not Working on Binance? screenshot

What to Do When Google Authenticator is Not Working on Binance?

What is Binance? Binance is a global cryptocurrency exchange firm. The company is controlled by its CEO Changpeng Zhao, who had previously founded and headed Fusion Systems back in 2005 in Shanghai. Zhao's company... Read more

July 2, 2018
BetVictor Leaked a Password List for Its Internal System on the Betting Platform screenshot

BetVictor Leaked a Password List for Its Internal System on the Betting Platform

The FIFA World Cup is in full swing at the moment which means that soccer (or football) fans are being treated to 96 hours of the beautiful game in the span of just over a month. That's 64 games in 32 days, and the... Read more

June 29, 2018
What's the Difference Between HTTP and HTTPS? Things You Need to Know to Stay Secure Online screenshot

What's the Difference Between HTTP and HTTPS? Things You Need to Know to Stay Secure Online

Mozilla Firefox users might have stumbled upon cases when they try to enter some text into an online form and they see a box saying: 'The connection is not secure. Logins entered here could be compromised.' When... Read more

June 29, 2018
What Changed About Your Personal Data in Healthcare Institutions Thanks to the GDPR? screenshot

What Changed About Your Personal Data in Healthcare Institutions Thanks to the GDPR?

It has been just over a month since the European Union implemented General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The GDPR is a regulation within the EU and the European Economic Area. It's basically a law on data... Read more

June 29, 2018
What Is an Encrypted Email? screenshot

What Is an Encrypted Email?

Do you remember the first email you ever sent? It was a long time ago, and most likely, you weren't thinking about the security of the information you're transmitting. Now, though, you probably are worried, and you... Read more

June 28, 2018
Is There Any Difference Between a Data Hack and a Data Breach? screenshot

Is There Any Difference Between a Data Hack and a Data Breach?

You've heard of data breaches and data hacks. It's been all over the news in recent years with journalists using the words interchangeably, but are they the same? There are similarities to be sure, but they're not the... Read more

June 28, 2018
Why Having a Credit Monitoring Service Shouldn't Be a Reason to Be Careless with Your Passwords screenshot

Why Having a Credit Monitoring Service Shouldn't Be a Reason to Be Careless with Your Passwords

You have subscribed to a credit monitoring service, and now you feel invincible. Not so fast. The service provided to you by your bank, a credit bureau or a company managing personal finances might help you to some... Read more

June 28, 2018
How to Avoid Malicious Chrome Extensions screenshot

How to Avoid Malicious Chrome Extensions

Browser extensions can completely transform our online experience. They can do anything from blocking ads, to displaying inspirational quotes, to actually helping you be more productive. The more popular the browser,... Read more

June 27, 2018
Local or Cloud Storage? Which is Safer? screenshot

Local or Cloud Storage? Which is Safer?

You may be wondering why cloud storage is so popular these days. After all, your computer is a relatively safe place to store your information. Only you have physical access to it, and you can disconnect it from the... Read more

June 27, 2018