Even if you’re using a firewall and anti-malware software, hackers could still intercept data being sent to and from your device. So if you’re not using a virtual private network (VPN) to browse the internet, you’re leaving your business at risk of data theft. What is a VPN? A VPN creates an encrypted tunnel between […]
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How to ensure the privacy of your text messages on iPhone
It’s vital for business owners like you to ensure the privacy of your communications — text messages included. After all, you wouldn’t want your competitors to get their hands on your trade secrets, or a client’s sensitive information to be leaked. Unfortunately, iPhones don’t have a built-in feature to keep your messages totally private. However, […]
Strengthen your Facebook and Twitter privacy with these tips
Hackers are always looking for new ways to gain access to people’s personal information. This is why it’s crucial to take steps to safeguard your social media accounts. In this blog post, we will discuss some of the best ways to protect your online privacy while using Facebook and Twitter. Lock your screen Always lock […]
Simplify logging in with Windows Hello
You can now log in faster and more securely to your Windows 10- or 11-powered device with Microsoft’s Windows Hello. This feature allows you to log in to your computer without having to enter a password. All you need is a fingerprint, iris, or facial scan, or a PIN code.
Disable these disruptive Windows 11 settings now
The Windows 11 operating system is growing in popularity among businesses. However, just like its predecessor, it can have some intrusive privacy settings enabled by default. Luckily, you can easily turn these settings off to protect your privacy. Turn off personalized advertising Windows 11 features targeted ads as suggestions, recommendations, and tips on your device’s […]
The risks of password autofill
Hackers may have found an effective way to track users using a web browser or password manager’s password autofill feature. Here’s how they do it and what you can do to protect yourself. Why password autofill is so dangerous Modern web browsers and password managers have a feature that enables usernames and passwords to be […]
Surf securely with a VPN
There was a time when installing an antivirus program was enough to secure your data, but that’s no longer the case today. Whether you want to keep your online activities hidden from third parties or prevent your data from being intercepted by hackers, you need to invest in a virtual private network (VPN). What is […]
Think twice about selling or donating a Mac
Today’s computer users often forget or are unaware of how much sensitive information their devices store. The ability to save passwords, credit card numbers, and personal messages is undeniably convenient, but it’s also a huge liability. If you’re thinking about getting rid of your Mac, make sure to follow these steps first.
Windows 10 privacy settings you should adjust right now
Default privacy settings on devices usually aren’t very private. Even Windows 10 devices are initially configured to collect information about users, like how and where they use their devices as well as what type of content and data they access. Fortunately, there are ways to lock down your privacy in Windows 10 — just follow […]
Safeguard your social media accounts from hackers
Social media phishing attacks are on the rise, with Facebook being one of the most commonly impersonated brands. Hackers are now employing more sophisticated tactics to steal personal data from social media users. To keep your data safe from them, heed our reminders and tips to strengthen your privacy settings and keep bad actors away.