Data Security

What is biometrics, and how secure is your biometric data? Header image
Chances are you use biometrics every day to unlock your devices without giving the process much thought. The technology is the latest advancement in security and the protection of devices against unwanted intrusion....
Dec 22, 2023
5 min read
Lost an iPhone? How to find it and protect the data that's on it: Header image
Most people these days are tethered to their iPhones 24/7. Our entire lives are stored on our cell phones: pictures, contacts, music, text messages, emails, and access to our bank accounts, credit cards,...
Dec 21, 2023
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AES encryption: Here's what Advanced Encryption Standard is: Header image
Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) is a method of securing data during transport to keep it safe. It’s often referred to as “military-grade” encryption because the United States government was the first to adopt...
Nov 10, 2023
5 min read
What is jailbroken iOS, and is it safe to jailbreak your iPhone? Header image
It’s no secret that Apple’s flagship product, the iPhone, has a massive following. Most users love the easy interface and the ability to customize settings. However, some users want so much control over...
Oct 18, 2023
6 min read
What is IoT security, and how can you secure home IoT devices? Header image
The smarter your home, the more vulnerable it is to attacks. Many of us love the convenience of automatic door locks, security cameras, and smart assistants. Unfortunately, these internet of things (IoT) devices...
Oct 12, 2023
5 min read
How to hide photos on iPhone to protect your privacy (Header image)
The photos we store on our phones are like windows into our personal lives. Fortunately, there are ways to protect your photos from prying eyes — and many reasons why you might want...
Jul 17, 2023
6 min read
What is FileVault, and how does it protect your data? (Header image)
The amount of sensitive data we store and use daily in the digital world is increasing rapidly. From financial data to e-wallets, and even information about remote work, the risks of ransomware and...
Jul 17, 2023
7 min read
Hashing vs encryption vs encoding: The differences explained (Header image)
Our digital world runs on data. And data needs to be constantly formatted, verified, and secured. Every day, your data is encoded, encrypted, or hashed when you go online to write an email,...
Jul 17, 2023
5 min read