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The OSX/Dok malware and how you can protect your Mac

OS X users, beware: There is a new malware strain that can bypass OS X’s malware detection measures and infect a system, allowing attackers to track and alter all incoming and outgoing traffic. To protect yourself, you will need the help of the best Internet security VPN for Mac. What is OSX/Dok? The OSX/Dok malware […]

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Online fraud: The essential guide to protecting yourself

Yes, it’s possible: preventing fraudsters from getting to you via online trickery and other stealthy actions. Yes, it’s possible to be thinking one step ahead of cybercriminals. There are simple precautions you can take to help avoid online fraud from happening to you. Here are some essential tips you should follow. Emails Let’s begin with […]

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6 Simple Ways to Protect Your Twitter Account from Hackers

Twitter hacks are far from an uncommon occurrence. Users ranging from major news media outlets to A-list celebrities have suffered the effects of unscrupulous hackers. Depending on the nature of the hack, the effects can range from annoying to disastrous. While there are ways you can recover from a Twitter hack, a far better tactic […]

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Your Computer Has Been Hacked! Here’s What to Do Next …

Hackers are constantly finding creative and innovative ways to get past firewalls, lure unsuspecting people into sharing their information, or break into devices connected to public networks (such as when you’re at your favorite local café and using your laptop, tablet, or smartphone). You could take steps to significantly reduce your risks of getting attacked […]

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How to protect yourself from hackers [Infographic]

According to the Trustwave’s 2013 Global Security Report, cyber-security threats are increasing as quickly as we can implement measures against them. Hackers have lots of different ways to steal your private data and information. And the main reason why hackers go after your personal information is identity theft! Over the past year, there have been […]

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10 Ways Your Digital Device Could Be Hacked

Today, we rely on digital devices more than ever before. But unlike in years past, most of these devices – whether they’re E-readers, tablets, laptops, notebooks, smartphones, printers, game consoles, smart home devices, handheld gaming systems, smart TVs, or even mattresses, they can all now connect to the Internet. Because of this, there are tons of […]

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Faked Digital Certificates Add Risks to Private Browsing on WiFi

Imagine this scenario: You are seated in the corner of a coffee shop privately browsing on their public WiFi network, espresso in one hand and iPad in the other, safely away from any snoopers. A man wearing a black apron stops by, tells you how much you owe, and you pay him. But, you just […]

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