Security

The latest Yahoo security breach is embarrassing but won’t affect the acquisition

TIME on the latest Yahoo Hack: Imagine you’re about to buy a restaurant. It’s a place that was hugely popular, but has since lost its luster. Your plan is to turn it around. Before you can close the deal, the business reveals not one, but two incidents that jeopardized its patrons’ safety. The inspectors show up, demanding … [Read more...]

4 of the best ways to protect yourself online

Staying safe from different harmful software features online can be pretty demanding if you behave in a risky way. For instance, downloading content from torrents, visiting adult content websites, and clicking on ads in obscure online places are all characteristics of unsafe behavior. Nevertheless, even if you do none of … [Read more...]

Smart WiFi router Gryphon stops unwanted online content, securing your home network

Unless you have been living under a rock for the last few decades, then you are wired in. Everyone is connected to the internet, kids and adults alike. And why not? It literally has everything you could ask for. News articles, entertainment, pop culture, movies, the internet is an almost infinite amount of data at our … [Read more...]

Don’t assume apps are safe: why app security is becoming crucial

As the app world continues to grow and become a more complex beast, the threat of attacks from cyber criminals naturally becomes more acute. Indeed, while it was once assumed that mobile apps were less of a target than insecure websites, it's now clear that isn't the case. Take, for example, the recent CallJam case. Back … [Read more...]

Octopus attempts to wrap its tentacles around total security

In today’s world it seems that everywhere you go, you run into some form of security. In banks, schools, and even malls, we have cameras capturing our every movement on CCTV, security officials and sometimes even police officers guarding entrances and maneuvering through the crowds assessing the situation. At times it seems … [Read more...]

A Smartphone Never Forgets: Surveillance In The Digital Era

Surveillance in the digital era has emerged as a far different beast than it was back when the government had to tap household phones or monitor mail correspondence to gain access to our private lives. Today's constant, rapid use of social media, digital communications and online message boards makes surveillance a … [Read more...]

Will Technology Bring an End to ID Fraud? AU10TIX Thinks So

The world today is completely wired online. People like me and others who are working in the tech industry know this to be a forgone conclusion. Everything from reading the news to ordering groceries has moved to the Internet. If you are one who still ventures to stores for shopping, technology is right alongside, as you … [Read more...]

All I Want For Christmas Is… Safe Online Shopping

The holiday season is upon us and that means there’s a lot of last minute shopping going on, especially online shopping. Even those of us who don’t normally do a lot of our shopping online tend to do so this time of year in order to beat the crowds and take advantage of fast shipping to make sure that gifts arrive on … [Read more...]

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