Information security will always be a journey; it will never be a single end goal. It is constantly evolving, and your team needs to know this. No matter what threats may come in the future,… Read More »What your Information Security Course Needs for Employee Compliance
The number of public Wi-Fi security myths out there only contribute to the ability of hackers to hack. So many people out there are only worried about whether or not they can get free Wi-Fi,… Read More »Public Wi-Fi Security Myths Which Need to Die a Terrible, Terrible Death
If you haven’t figured this out yet, the orange-tinted Congress of the United States doesn’t have the needs of common citizens in mind. The most obvious of this is the current efforts to strip the… Read More »Congress to Strip FCC Regulations on Online Privacy: Protect your Browsing!
Have you finally woken up to the fact that you need more privacy online? If you want to learn how to remove information from Google you have probably realized just how much data is being collected about you. This data includes your web search history, voice search history, what websites you visited, and what advertisements you’ve clicked on. In short, Google has collected …everything about you online, and offline is their next target.
Read More »How to Remove Information from Google & Other Online Sources
Choosing the best virus protection apps for your iPhone is very important. Too many people believe that their iPhone is in vulnerable.This is simply not the case as there are all kinds of malware out there that can cause you to lose money, or even your entire iPhone.
Read More »5 Best Virus Protection Apps for iPhone 2017
Most of the time, hackers aren’t hacking just for the LOLz. Only sometimes. The rest of the time they are hacking into computers and servers for specific information which they can take. This information can be used for a number of things, one of the biggest being a profile that the data in your browser tells about you: This is browser fingerprinting.
Why is this ‘profile’, or online fingerprint, important? Let’s find out before hackers do, and let’s look at protecting this fingerprint as well so that you can be safer.
Read More »How to Avoid Browser Fingerprinting, Get More Online Privacy
Learning the facts of online privacy, online security, and anonymity online is important. There’s a lot of marketing speak out there, and you deserve to know the truth behind the spin. How much privacy do you get from a VPN? Plenty. Do you get everything that every VPN claims on the sales pages? Let’s look at that now…
Read More »How Much Online Privacy do I Get from a VPN: Myths vs. Facts
Identity theft is no small thing. The FTC estimates that 11.7 million people suffer from some form of identity theft in the US each year. The FTC did the math, that’s around 5% of the population getting hardcore pwned.
How this can happens varies, but why this happens always has the same reason: At one point you were not careful enough with a key piece of your information. Don’t feel bad, it happens all too often, especially with social media giving everyone a digital platform to share on. Let’s help you out with some identity theft protection tips now.
Read More »Identity Theft Protection: Online and Offline Tactics
After the recent news out of Russia in regards to their ‘anti-terror’, or pro-spying and surveillance, legislation, first it was Private Internet Access having their servers seized leading to them leaving their Russian presence.
On July 12, IPVanish stopped offering servers in Russia as well. Never content with giving their customers less, they have since added new servers. Let’s look at what’s happening.
Read More »Server Activity at IPVanish: Leave Russia, Add in UK, Australia
There are many different things which you can learn about VPNs. There’s our post on the different types of encryption, for example. But another nitty-gritty detail is what types of VPN networks there are out there, and how they work.
Get ready to learn about:
- The concept of tunneling encrypted data
- Client VPNs
- Network VPNs
The more you know about VPNs, the better you’ll feel about how they protect your privacy, data, and give you the security you deserve.
Read More »The 2 Types of VPN Networks, How They Work, and Tunnelling