Cryptojacking: What is it and how does it affect your Mac? Header image
In the world of cybercrime, the objective is usually financial gain. Cryptojacking is just one example of the many types of cyberattacks in which the perpetrator steals money while keeping the victim completely...
Feb 14, 2024
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Has your email been hacked? Here's what to do right away: Header image
Email has become the preferred method of communication for most of us. Consequently, it’s a horrifying experience to find out your email account has been hacked or that someone is using it to...
Feb 8, 2024
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What is an exploit? Definition, types, and infamous examples: Header image
There are so many terms used in cybersecurity that it’s sometimes hard to keep them all straight. Most people have heard about “exploits,” but some of us may not fully understand what they...
Feb 2, 2024
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Chances are, you’ve heard of some of the pirated or cracked software that’s available for macOS. You may have even downloaded and installed some of it yourself at one point or another. Doing...
Feb 1, 2024
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Is Venmo safe? Here's how to keep safe when using Venmo: Header image
Like all digital tools and resources, Venmo has its advantages as well as its risks. If you regularly use cash transfer apps for personal or business use, it’s best to know all about...
Jan 24, 2024
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How to password-protect a folder on Mac to lock it from prying eyes: Header image
Everyone has the right to privacy. With so much of our personal lives on display for public consumption, it makes sense to want to button up certain aspects of your digital life to...
Jan 19, 2024
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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
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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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Do you need an antivirus for iPhone? Here's our honest answer: Header image
The debate over whether iPhones need antivirus software is a heated one that has been going on for ages. It’s true that iPhones are explicitly built for privacy and security with an integrated...
Dec 18, 2023
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What is social engineering in security and how do you recognize it? Header image
Social engineering is a manipulative technique that cybercriminals and hackers use to gain access to systems, information, or credentials. It has been a major threat since the earliest days of the internet, and...
Dec 14, 2023
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