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Millions are still using this easy-to-crack password

Twenty years ago, you probably didn't worry too much about using a simple password to protect your accounts. The problem is, it's 2019 and...
Happening Now April 23, 2019

Netflix's new interactive feature could expose you to hackers

Choose-your-own-adventure stories are no longer limited to books and computer games, thanks to Netflix's Black Mirror: Bandersnatch. After its blockbuster debut, Netflix has chosen...
Happening Now April 22, 2019

5 tips to prevent cyber attacks

Businesses of all sizes fall victim to cyber attacks on a daily basis. It's been recorded that malware and phishing attacks can cost companies...
Small Business April 18, 2019

Microsoft hack gave cybercriminals full access to your email content

Were you recently notified by Microsoft that unauthorized parties may have accessed your email account? If you received this message, you should take action...
Happening Now April 15, 2019

Booking hotels online can lead to huge privacy problems for you

Whether we like it or not, we place a great deal of trust in hotel staff to protect or physical privacy. But, should we...
Happening Now April 13, 2019

Yahoo breach settlement $117m, here's what happens next

Remember that insane data breach at Yahoo a couple years ago? Billions of accounts were compromised, and Yahoo made no effort to disclose any...
Happening Now April 12, 2019

These medical devices were found to be vulnerable to hackers

All devices that connect to the internet face threats from cybercriminals. This time, however, it's not just a phone or computer. A new study...
Happening Now April 2, 2019

Check your laptop now! Major update hijacked by malware

When it comes to computer security, there is already so much to think about. Virus scanners, firewalls, you name it! Since we put in...
Happening Now March 27, 2019

Cyberwar, discount cables, aggressive email filters and more: Tech Q&A

Each week, I receive tons of questions from my listeners about tech concerns, new products and all things digital. Sometimes, choosing the most interesting...
Columns March 23, 2019

Facebook betrays users again by storing passwords in plain text

We can't count on Facebook for much, but the one thing we do know is that they never cease to amaze us with their...
Happening Now March 21, 2019
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