Anonymous: Cyber Criminals or Vigilantes

Anonymous

  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 name” hacker organizations, … Read moreAnonymous: Cyber Criminals or Vigilantes

How to Better Protect Your Android Device (and Pennies) When Using Mobile Banking Apps

Protect Your Android Device

By: Emma Kavanagh   Ready or not, mobile banking apps for Android and other platforms are coming on fast. Android banking apps have gotten much more popular over the last six months as more banks officially sign on to support various forms of mobile banking, including mobile check deposit and much more. With mobile banking … Read moreHow to Better Protect Your Android Device (and Pennies) When Using Mobile Banking Apps

Give Yourself an Extra Boost: The Benefits of PC Power Boost

PC Performance

By: Emma Kavanagh   PC Power Boost is one of the most important features you can couple with the latest Norton software. Even if you don’t consider yourself a “power user,” odds are good you’ve heard of Norton Antivirus and the company behind it, Symantec. Symantec is one of the world leaders in antivirus protection … Read moreGive Yourself an Extra Boost: The Benefits of PC Power Boost

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

Cyber Stalking: Protecting Yourself Against Cyber Harassment

Cyber Stalking

By: Emma Kavanagh Don’t let cyber stalkers “follow” you online! There’s been a lot of discussion lately about cyber-bullying, but cyber stalking can be just as serious and even dangerous. What is cyber stalking? Cyber stalking is a form of harassment where a stalker engages in persistent, unwanted, often obsessive behavior through online media such … Read moreCyber Stalking: Protecting Yourself Against Cyber Harassment

What is a Trojan Horse and How Do I Remove it from My PC?

What is Trojan Horse?

By: Emma Kavanagh Trojan horses are some of the most frustrating viruses that you can get on your computer. Not only are they easy to pick up, they’re not always easy to find. On top of that, Trojan horses are irritating to get off of the computer once they’re there. However, they’re not impossible to remove. … Read moreWhat is a Trojan Horse and How Do I Remove it from My PC?