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If you connect, you must protect

Whether it’s your computer, smartphone, game device, or other network devices, the best defense is to stay on top of things by updating to the latest internet security software, web browser, and operating systems. If you have the option to enable automatic updates to defend against the latest risks, turn it on. And, if you’re […]

Block unfamiliar phone numbers, especially if they repeatedly call you

Phone call spam has gotten much worse throughout the 2010s, with many people receiving multiple scam calls per day. Most smartphones allow specific numbers to be blocked, which is advisable for any number that you don’t know and aren’t expecting any calls from.

Revert your mobile phone to factory settings before giving it away

Thinking of recycling, trading or handing down your mobile phone? Make sure to do a factory reset (after backing up your data) so that the new recipient won’t be able to see anything you left behind.

How to enjoy stress-free online banking

Online banking is a very convenient service for millions of account holders. At the same time, it needs to be handled with care.

Stop, thief! Introducing latest hacker tricks

You could say that computers and the Internet are with us long enough that we could be considered ‘understanding’. When we get an email telling us we won a million dollars or wants our bank details, we say “yeah right”, and dump it to the trash. Then yet how do we still fall into traps? […]

False security: Mac users are exposed.

Mac users have always been (and remain) safe for the most part as they use computers with an operating system immune to hacking and viruses, and rightly so, OSX is one of the most secure operating systems available on the market. But it was the security of Mac users and their immunity to viruses that […]