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Ransomware: 5 dos and don'ts

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Cyber security is the state or process of protecting networks, devices, and programs from any type of cyber attack. Cyber security starts with users having good cyber threat defense education.

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Online Scams

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Social media sites like twitter and facebook have a dark side. Phishing requests are a common ploy by cybercriminals. Beware of blindly clicking on shortened URLs. Check your antivirus and anti-spyware protection.

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Teach your kids to avoid online scams

Surfing the Internet means possible exposure to online scams. Learn the basics to teach your kids to avoid scams online.

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Emerging Threats

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If you have a Yahoo account, you need to change your password now. If you reuse that password on any other online accounts, you should change that too.

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Working remote due to the coronavirus? These 7 tips will help keep your connections secure

Due to the coronavirus, many employers are having their employees to work from home. Learn tips to help keep your work devices secure.

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It may take some time for the manufacturer of your devices to come up with a security patch for this. In the meantime, there are extra steps you can take to help secure your devices.

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What to look for when buying antivirus software

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How To

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Catch spyware before it snags you

Have you ever clicked on an intriguing ad or link while surfing the Web and had a barrage of pop-up windows flood your screen or your browser suddenly send you to a slew of unsavory sites?

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Clean your phone for a better digital life

Have you ever wondered what an actual white hat hacker has to say about your online security?

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