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Terrifying new ransomware attacks are some of the worst ever

They just don't quit, do they? Hackers and scammers are continuing to baffle security experts as they antagonize innocent folks across the internet. Recently,...
Happening Now June 29, 2019

Protect yourself from online scams with this cloud backup service

How much personal information do you have on your home computer? I'm guessing it's quite a bit. Whether it be financial information, personal data,...
Tips June 23, 2019

Google Chrome now lets you flag scam websites

On the internet, nothing is as it seems. A number of hackers and cybercriminals are deploying sketchy websites that look exactly like their trusted...
Happening Now June 21, 2019

3 clever safety tricks I use whenever I travel

If you listen to or watch Kim's show, you know she loves to travel -- especially to her vacation home in Hawaii. Because she's...
Tips June 15, 2019

4 ways to check if a link is safe before you click it

Criminals can make it difficult to navigate the internet at times. Clicking on a malicious link sent to you in a phishing email or...
Tips June 7, 2019

Do you power down your home network when you're not using it? Should you? Here's why and how.

We all get a little better about turning off lights and electronics when we leave the house once we start paying our own power...
Tips June 6, 2019

iPhone's new private way to open your phone is long needed

Of all the things Apple covered during its highly anticipated WWDC 2019 conference, few expected it to directly address the issue of privacy. It...
Happening Now June 5, 2019

Yes, Alexa, Siri, and Google are listening -- 6 ways to stop devices from recording you

Seems like we owe the tinfoil hat club a big apology. Yes, there are eyes and ears everywhere in just about any large city...
Tips June 1, 2019

Data breach! 800 million sensitive mortgage documents

Despite recent advances in security, no company is completely immune to data breaches. In the case of one financial institution, however, a recent breach...
Happening Now May 28, 2019

Watch out! Scary scam going after your family and money

A new type of scam has emerged that preys upon the deepest fears that a family can face. Using the latest technology, hackers and...
Happening Now May 21, 2019
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