Are you worried about hackers online these days? Unless you’re using infinitely long passwords, many of your financial and social accounts may be at risk. But don’t worry, there are a few things you can do to stay safe. For example, instead of piling up a bunch of virtual bitcoins, you could convert them into… Continue reading How to Safely Surf the Web [COMIC]
Have you recently been prompted by Yahoo Mail to reset your password? Yahoo discovered that hackers gained unauthorized access to email accounts yesterday and has taken a few steps to better protect its users. Although Yahoo was ambiguous about the nature of the “third party” attack in its security update, it has no evidence to… Continue reading Yahoo Gets Hacked and Resets Email Passwords
If you could rub on a crystal ball, what would you see for the future of technology in 2014? Will Microsoft’s new tablet tiles become a factor? Will Elon Musk finally travel to Mars? What about all of our data now publicly available on the cloud? Will we eventually be able to access all of… Continue reading Tech Predictions for 2014 [COMIC]
These days, you’re either hacking or getting hacked. Did you know that nearly three out of every 10 U.S. adults say one of their social media profiles has been compromised? A new survey by Harris Interactive shows how Americans are facing more security risks as their world becomes increasingly digitally dependent. The poll of 2,089… Continue reading REPORT: Nearly 30% of U.S. Adults Have Been Hacked Online. Have You?
It turns out the new passwords you keep coming up with for your accounts are actually from the Old Testament. So the Bible is now giving your passwords away to hackers or anyone else who has read it, according to a new report on the future of password cracking. Password security researcher Kevin Young told… Continue reading How the Bible Is Telling Hackers Your Passwords
The rise of the hacker and hipster geek has finally turned the table on the average schoolyard bully. But as comes with any great power, there will be abuses…