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How to use free Wi-Fi for banking, shopping and safe browsing

The drawback to doing things online is that your information is traveling through the internet. It isn't a straight shot between you and the...
Tips August 14, 2018

Secure your Wi-Fi connection with this tech support team

Take a moment to think about the various devices you have connected to your Wi-Fi. For most, that includes smartphones, computers, laptops, smart TVs,...
Tips August 10, 2018

Data breach exposed automakers' sensitive documents

Go ahead and think of your favorite car. Consider what makes it so special to you, and then let your imagination run wild with...
Happening Now July 23, 2018

Travel troubles? Your device is more likely to be hacked at certain airports

For the most part, the last thing any of us want to do is spend more time in an airport than we have to....
Happening Now July 21, 2018

5 Amazon obscure settings you should change now

The items we buy say a lot about our lifestyles, our finances and our domestic lives. If you have an Amazon account, the amount...
Columns July 21, 2018

I changed the way I deal with passwords, and you should too

I've got dozens and dozens of websites I've subscribed to. After all, I'm always on the lookout for the latest news, gadgets, apps and...
Tips June 16, 2018

Sponsored: Protect yourself from cybercrime, hide your IP address now

Cybercriminals are lurking around every corner of the digital world, looking for ways to rip us off. Ransomware, phishing attacks, spoofed websites, and malicious...
Downloads June 7, 2018

3 security programs that should be on every computer or laptop

The digital world can be a scary place. There are cybercriminals from every corner of the world looking to steal our credentials, rip us...
Tips June 5, 2018

Google Chrome new feature means no more passwords

Phishing attacks have been tricking victims into handing credentials over to scammers for years. It's one of the most effective tools in the criminal...
Happening Now June 3, 2018

FBI warns consumers about massive malware attack happening now from Russia

If you follow us at Komando.com, you know I warned you about Russian router hacking last week! Now, the FBI is sending a warning...
Happening Now May 25, 2018

New Russian cyber threat has U.S Government on alert

No matter what kind of role you believe they played, it's pretty well understood that Russia tried to influence America's 2016 presidential election. How...
Happening Now April 26, 2018

Kim's coming to a TV near you

For more than 20 years Kim Komando has been the go-to source for all things tech. So much so, she's known as America's Digital...
Happening Now March 29, 2018

FBI warns against 'virtual kidnappers'

Hopefully, the closest you ever come to a kidnapping/ransom scenario is on a movie screen. Just the thought of having to deal with a...
Happening Now January 19, 2018

iOS 11 privacy and security settings you need to update now

It seems to be more difficult than ever to keep our sensitive information out of the hands of criminals. It's a digital battlefield out...
Tips December 27, 2017

Website security tips you can learn from the government

The U.S. government is targeted by thousands of hacking attempts every day. It’s for just this reason that many individual branches of the government...
Tips October 30, 2017

Use Google? New steps you need to take to secure your account

Keeping your critical data secure is extremely difficult these days. Ransomware attacks, phishing scams and data breaches like the one at Equifax are popping...
Happening Now October 18, 2017

Game of Thrones fans targeted by hackers this weekend

HBO has been target of hackers who for the past month have threatened to release unaired episodes of  the fantasy action thriller hit Game of...
Happening Now August 26, 2017

One mistake people make using public Wi-Fi

If I've said it once, I've said it a thousand times: Avoid doing anything you would not want anyone in the world to know...
Columns August 12, 2017

5 scams that are taking even the smartest victims

These days, it's commonplace to hear about scams on the nightly news. They're such a regular occurrence it may seem like they aren't a...
Tips August 12, 2017

Use public Wi-Fi without getting hacked while traveling

Browsing the web on public Wi-Fi is tempting, but is it a good idea? While you're waiting for your flight at the airport or...
Tips July 24, 2017
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