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Don’t install anything you didn’t mean to

Ads and pop-ups frequently ask that you install a new program or update. They might make their case by insisting a common application – such as Adobe Flash Player – is outdated. Phishing emails sometimes take similar approaches to get you to download an attachment. Don’t fall for them; avoid installing anything unless you intended […]

Online shopping security tips

Online commerce has become a hugely popular enterprise. The convenience and deals people can find via the internet simply cannot be paralleled in a brick-and-mortar store. In fact, on Black Friday and Thanksgiving alone in 2015, consumers spent an incredible $4.45 billion through online shopping, according to Adobe. However, this popularity hasn’t gone unnoticed within […]

Adobe: How did the passwords hack become a crossword puzzle?

After Adobe’s passwords database has been hacked, a security expert jokingly created an online crossword puzzle, which the questions and answers are based on the users’ hacked data . What’s the main lesson here? Choose a better password. It’s hard not to feel the pain of Adobe. Last month it suffered from a loophole in […]