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Four Steps to Secure Your Gmail Account in 2020 screenshot

Four Steps to Secure Your Gmail Account in 2020

If you rely on Gmail heavily for your correspondence, then chances are your inbox contains a veritable trove of vital information. Bank statements, invoices, business, and private communication and documents, password... Read more

June 8, 2020
What Size Flash Drive Do You Need to Backup Your Computer? screenshot

What Size Flash Drive Do You Need to Backup Your Computer?

USB Flash drives are a type of portable Solid-State Drive (SSD) that has grown in popularity wildly in the last few years. They are readily available, easy to use, and extremely convenient for transporting and storage... Read more

May 27, 2020
What Is EFI System Partition? Can You Delete It? screenshot

What Is EFI System Partition? Can You Delete It?

To cut a long story short – YES, you CAN delete and EFI system partition, if you really put some effort into it. NO, you really should not do it. For the most part, deleting a partition in Disk Management is a rather... Read more

May 22, 2020
Phishing Scam Alert - Fake Emirates Nbd Bank Payment Notification Aims at User's Password screenshot

Phishing Scam Alert - Fake Emirates Nbd Bank Payment Notification Aims at User's Password

Here are some interesting phishing statistics - the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center reported that in 2019 alone, phishing schemes were used to defraud people $57 million. That number is most likely wildly... Read more

May 5, 2020
What Is the Default Password for a Cisco Router? screenshot

What Is the Default Password for a Cisco Router?

Very few if any Internet users make router safety their priority – which is a severe oversight. A router that’s just plugged in and left unattended is the digital equivalent of leaving your front door unlocked. Sure,... Read more

April 29, 2020
Hackers Can Use Google Translate to Hide Fake Login screenshot

Hackers Can Use Google Translate to Hide Fake Login

Cybercriminals have developed quite a few effective tools and techniques to get their hands on data that does not belong to them over the years. One of the most effective and preferred methods is doubtlessly the... Read more

April 23, 2020
4 Tips If You Use Zoom, Slack, FaceTime, Skype, Microsoft Teams, or Any Other Tool for Remote Work screenshot

4 Tips If You Use Zoom, Slack, FaceTime, Skype, Microsoft Teams, or Any Other Tool for Remote Work

Social distancing and working from home are either encouraged or required in many countries as means to stop the spread of COVID-19. Consequently, applications like Zoom or Slack are currently extremely popular as... Read more

April 21, 2020
StockX Has Added the 2FA Feature for Its Customers. Here's How to Enable It screenshot

StockX Has Added the 2FA Feature for Its Customers. Here's How to Enable It

Ever since Two-Factor authentication (2FA) or Two-Step verification became available there has been discussions about the feature’s usefulness. Over time, it became clear that even though there are ways to bypass 2FA,... Read more

April 20, 2020
7 Tips for Parents Whose Kids Are Learning Remotely screenshot

7 Tips for Parents Whose Kids Are Learning Remotely

The COVID-19 outbreak has disrupted the lives of people around the world. Now, many parents must help their kids study at home as many governments require schools to educate children remotely to increase social... Read more

April 20, 2020
These Are the 20 PINs You Should Stop Using on Your Smartphone Today screenshot

These Are the 20 PINs You Should Stop Using on Your Smartphone Today

IT security researchers at Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Max Planck Institute for Security and Privacy, and The George Washington University joined forces to study how safe Android and Apple users are when setting up PINs... Read more

April 20, 2020
Your Home Alarm System Won't Protect You Unless You Take Care of Its Security First screenshot

Your Home Alarm System Won't Protect You Unless You Take Care of Its Security First

Alarm systems must be secured just like other IoT devices in your home. In fact, alarm systems need to be protected even more as they are responsible for the security of our homes and not just our virtual safety.... Read more

March 31, 2020
Google's Smart Lock Is Finally Available for iPhone Users screenshot

Google's Smart Lock Is Finally Available for iPhone Users

Until recently, only Android users were able to use Google’s feature that allows verifying one’s identity with a security key that is built-in on a mobile phone. The security key was designed to help users access... Read more

March 10, 2020
New Decade, New You: How to Tidy up Your Devices and up Your Virtual Security Game screenshot

New Decade, New You: How to Tidy up Your Devices and up Your Virtual Security Game

How good have you been with keeping up with your New Year’s resolutions? Did they disappear into thin air three days into the New Year? We’re here to remind you that it’s never too late, and you can always start with... Read more

March 9, 2020
How to Turn off Google Location Tracking screenshot

How to Turn off Google Location Tracking

In our hectic day to day lives, IT has become something of a necessity. Even if you don’t necessarily work in a sphere that’s directly related to it, instantaneous communication and the access to information it... Read more

March 5, 2020
Cybersecurity Training in a Workplace: 7 Questions to Ask Your Employees screenshot

Cybersecurity Training in a Workplace: 7 Questions to Ask Your Employees

Big or small, organizations around the world are being targeted by hackers who are often after money or valuable information. Thus, the consequences of falling victim to cyber attacks can be hazardous. You may know... Read more

February 20, 2020
How to Protect Yourself From New Office 365 Voicemail Phishing Scams screenshot

How to Protect Yourself From New Office 365 Voicemail Phishing Scams

Nowadays, there’s hardly a useful online service or platform that malicious actors have not tried to exploit for scamming purposes — case in point – the wave of Office 365 voicemail scams. Office 365 is a handy... Read more

December 12, 2019
Do Not Become a Victim of a Gift Card Scam This Holiday Season screenshot

Do Not Become a Victim of a Gift Card Scam This Holiday Season

What do you want for Christmas? A new bike, a good book, or, perhaps, a day at a fancy spa? Whatever it is, the chances are that there is a gift card for it. People often feel uncomfortable giving gift cards as gifts... Read more

December 2, 2019
Here's All You Need to Know About Cloud Security and How to Ensure It screenshot

Here's All You Need to Know About Cloud Security and How to Ensure It

Using cloud storage and being able to access your data at any time through the Internet is very convenient. However, if you are a security-savvy user, you should realize that keeping private and sensitive data in one... Read more

November 20, 2019