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FBI issues a chilling ransomware warning as cyberattacks grow nationwide

You've had an accident and are rushed to an emergency room, only to be told to go someplace else. Why? The computers are down....
Happening Now October 5, 2019

Huge data leak exposes 198 million car buyers' records

If you've recently purchased a car, buckle your seatbelt for a potentially bumpy ride. An internet sleuth has discovered almost 200 million car buyers'...
Happening Now September 16, 2019

The biggest security breaches of 2019, so far

So far this year, billions of consumers' accounts have been breached either through hackers or plain carelessness. Data breaches have hit medical companies, retailers,...
Tips August 8, 2019

Can Alexa owners trust this new security feature?

A new feature Amazon first announced last September is now rolling out to people who own its Echo smart speakers. Alexa wants to guard...
Happening Now May 14, 2019

Find your router's password fast (then change it!)

Routers are one of those devices where you can just plug and play. You plug it into the wall, or your modem, and poof,...
Cool Sites February 19, 2019

5 router security settings to turn on before it's too late

It's important to check your router settings and tweak them for your home network's security. Don't worry, it's not that hard! Here are 5...
Tips February 12, 2019

People are getting fed up with passwords and security questions

Pretty much anything we do online now requires some sort of password, and as part of setting up those passwords we need to provide...
Happening Now July 14, 2018

High tech bullet-proof police protection gear that you can get too

Today’s battlefield is right here on our city streets, and domestic terrorism is getting harder to predict. But for every life lost in the...
Tips March 9, 2018