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Ransomworm—A threat worse than ransomware

Ransomware strains continue to be a problem, not just for individual users on the Internet, but also for businesses and organizations of various sizes in many industries. With the number of ransomware families increasing at an alarming rate–last year saw a 752-percent spike in the number of ransomware families, according to a report by Trend […]

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9 OS X malware you need to watch out for

For years since being launched in March 2001, OS X had been virtually untouchable by malware. Recent years, however, saw the rise in the number of malware strains targeting the system. This means that existing protection measures such as firewalls and security software are not enough for the job; you must also use additional tools […]

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Security tips for your newly bought phones and laptops

Did you get a brand new smartphone or laptop as your Christmas gift? Consider doing these if you want to make the most out of your spanking new device! Get new security software A new smartphone or laptop won’t always come with security software pre-installed. If they do, most of the time the pre-installed antivirus […]

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Enjoy Better Privacy and Security Online with these Tips

The Internet can be dangerous when it comes to user privacy and security. Hacking, phishing, drive-by attacks and other malicious online activities continue to plague the Internet, which is why you need to take precautions to ensure that you don’t fall victim to malware and cyberattacks. Below are 5 simple tips to try for better […]

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Internet safety for kids

Back to School: Must Follow Internet Safety Tips to Protect Your Teens

The proliferation of smart phones and tablet devices has enabled teens to spend more time online today than at any other time during the Internet Age. According to the 2012 Pew Research Center survey that explored technology use among 802 youth between the ages of 12-17 in the US, 78% of teens now have a cell phone, […]

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What google knows about you

What Google Knows About You

Most average Internet users don’t have much of an idea about how different websites track their behaviors, and they likely don’t know how much personal information is tracked and saved – especially by search engines like Google. Google is still the largest search engine in the world, accounting for more than 64% of all searches […]

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Dangers of the Internet

The 4 Harms of Unprotected Internet

You may have heard that the Internet is a scary place. You may have even been advised to be cautious of your online activities. But what really is so dangerous about unprotected Internet usage? Julia Angwin, an award-winning journalist at The Wall Street Journal and author of “Stealing Myspace,” attempts to answer this question as […]

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David Gorodyansky on Bloomberg TV: Secure Your Online Presence

Yesterday, CEO of AnchorFree, David Gorodyansky discusses about the company’s history, the Hotspot Shield technology and how to secure your online presence. Everything that we do on the internet (from checking our bank accounts to surfing the web) is being tracked by websites, online advertisers or malicious hackers. This invades your online privacy and also […]

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