Dangers of Shopping on Sites without a Secure Connection

Online Shopping Security

  By: Emma Kavanagh When it comes to the safety of shopping online, you want to be absolutely sure you are using a secure connection. All web browsers have the capability to use encryption to secure your data, scrambling it before transit so the receiving “host” computer has to reassemble it with a similar mathematical … Read moreDangers of Shopping on Sites without a Secure Connection

Anonymous: Cyber Criminals or Vigilantes

Anonymous

By: Emma Kavanagh   I’d say just about everyone in the information security world has heard of the Anonymous hackers “collective,” the notorious vigilantes – or perhaps cyber criminals – who seem to be behind all the major headlines when it comes to major cyber intrusions these days. Prior to Anonymous, there were few “big … Read moreAnonymous: Cyber Criminals or Vigilantes

Beware When Browsing: How to Make Your Internet Connection Less Vulnerable

Beware When Browsing

By: Emma Kavanagh Photo by: Gerd Altman (Pixabay) There are many dangers of the Internet we’re all exposed to on a daily basis. Plenty of risky behaviors can be avoided to make sure things are just that little bit safer … but no matter what, there’s always some chance of trouble. That’s why you should … Read moreBeware When Browsing: How to Make Your Internet Connection Less Vulnerable