The Heartbleed bug has turned into a serious situation on the Internet. While websites fix their end, here’s some important security steps you can take.
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Microsoft ended support for Windows XP this week, but the company will still provide updates for Microsoft Security Essentials (MSE) for a limited time.
Two-Step verification is an essential additional security measure for any online account you have valuable information stored. Here’s how to enable it in LinkedIn.
If you want extra protection for your Twitter account, two-factor authentication provides an extra layer of security which you can add to your account.
If you want to start taking control of your privacy on Facebook – the best you can anyway – you can delete your search history. Here’s how it’s done.
Apple is reportedly working on a fix for that SSL security hole in OS X. Apple has fixed the bug for iOS, but its desktop operating system is still vulnerable. Here’s a few things you can do to limit your exposure until a fix is released.
Friday 2/21/2014, Apple released security update IOS 7.0.6 for its iPhone, iPad and iPod devices to fix a vulnerability which allows an attacker to capture and modify secure web traffic from the devices. Have you fixed your device yet?
As the popularity of Amazon grows, we should all assume the attacks against our Amazon accounts will as well. With that in mind, today I changed my Amazon password and decided to pass on steps – more as a reminder than anything.
Google announced that Gmail and Calendar data will be available for users to download and back up. These are two big ones users have been asking for.
Encrypting an Android device is a good idea if there’s sensitive data stored on it locally. Encrypting it is easy, but there’s a few things to keep in mind.
For its 10th year of patch Tuesday Microsoft releases a set of updates for some serious security flaws.
If you suspect someone is snooping around your laptop while you’re out, here’s a way to find out who they are by taking a picture and saving it to Dropbox.
Someone asked me about this one yesterday. iOS 7 likes to automatically set up a passcode lock. I use one on my iPhone, but I don’t really need it on my iPad. Here’s how to change that.
Choosing an alternate public DNS server can speed up your web browsing, but your mileage may vary. namebench tells you which one is fastest for you.