It seems like everywhere you turn, we hear that someone has some piece of technology they own being hacked. Smart phones seem like an easy and obvious target. You gotta wonder how easy it is and how often it happens? The reality is that any device that can connect to the internet, is hackable. Your … Read moreCan Your Smart Phone be Hacked?
It seems since the development of Internet of Things (IoT), that smart home technology is becoming more popular. There is little doubt that smart home tech is making life easier and more convenient. But, how secure is it? Can smart home Technology be hacked? The IoT concept has been criticized for lack of privacy and … Read moreSmart Home Security
Spam or Spamming is the act of sending unsolicited messages in large quantities, mainly advertising. The most recognizable form of spam is emails. But the term, is also used in other forms of media. Such as, instant messaging spam, web search engine spam, and internet forum spam to name a few. Spam, spam, spam … Read moreSpam
What is phishing? Phishing is a cyberattack that uses email to scam people. It is pronounced just like the word fishing. The analogy is of a fisherman (criminal) throwing out bait (emails) to catch a fish (victim). It tries to trick you into believing that the message is something you want or need. For example, … Read moreGone Phishing
Our oldest is a senior in High School. Who has informed his mother and I that he is interested in joining the Coast Guard. Although we are proud of him, we are concerned for his safety and well-being. Although many of my sons friends will be going away to college, and experiencing a small taste … Read moreCan I Check My Childs Credit Report?
If you use the internet, you absolutely need internet protection. Not only to protect your computer but yours and your family’s personal information. Any device that connects to the internet, needs protection. There are numerous ways your devices can become infected with viruses such as Malware, Spyware, and Botnets. However, there are numerous ways … Read moreDo I Really Need Family Internet Protection?
Why Do We Need Internet Protection? Internet security is necessary because without it, financial transactions and communication between businesses would be accessible, and personal information would be subject to violation. Internet security protects private data from being compromised. Internet security ensures that people and businesses are confident exchanging information. Without … Read moreWhy Do We Need Internet Protection?