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Keep an eye on any older devices you’re still using

There’s nothing wrong with holding on to a phone, tablet or PC for years, with two important qualifiers. If its support has reached end-of-life and connected to the internet, you should consider moving on. Devices that meet these criteria are at heightened risk of malware infections since they contain unpatched vulnerabilities.

Enable automatic updates for your security and data management apps

Outdated software is one of the biggest risks to data security. Countless attacks have targeted known exploits in older versions of popular applications and operating systems. To stay safe, use solutions like Total Defense Internet Security that automatically implement new updates as they become available.

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LulzStorm hits Italian Universities

Lulz team seems to have their signature on the Security page almost on a weekly basis.  Just today, “The Sun” newspaper’s online home-page has been defaced, playing on the recent Murdoch issue but the most recent and interesting case certainly remains the attack to Italian Universities. On its Twitter page LulzStorm posted a supposed dump […]