Month: April 2021

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Fake Tech Support Scams Targeting The Elderly. Don’t Be A Victim

Reading Time: 5 minutes Last Updated on April 18, 2021 by Admin The internet has miscreants whose goal is to gain something out of the data breaches they execute. Amongst these cybercriminals, there is a heartless group called tech support scammers. These scammers masquerade as genuine employees from popular companies like Microsoft, Amazon, Google to name a few. Background …

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What Are The Uses Of A Hacked Computer? 7 Shocking Ways

Reading Time: 4 minutes Last Updated on April 12, 2021 by Admin It’s clear that cybercriminals prowl the internet like hyenas hunting for their next meal. One of the ways that they cause distress to victims is by hacking computer systems. In this article, we look at the uses of a hacked computer so that you know how valuable …

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Check If Your Mobile Number Has Been Stolen Online

Reading Time: 4 minutes Last Updated on April 9, 2021 by Admin Did you know that there is a resource where you can check if your mobile number has been stolen online? Yes, you simply enter your phone number and it is checked against a growing database of phone numbers (and email addresses) that have been harvested by cybercriminals. …

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Is Antivirus Software Still Effective? What You Need To Know In 2021

Reading Time: 4 minutes Last Updated on April 8, 2021 by Admin An antivirus is used to prevent, search and remove common malware infecting your network or device, be it a computer or mobile device, but is this antivirus software still effective? This article goes deeper on that, beginning with the basics of an antivirus. Background of antivirus To …

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Namecheap VPN Review – Pocket-Friendly VPN, Surprisingly Effective

Reading Time: 3 minutes Last Updated on June 14, 2021 by Admin Namecheap, a popular domain registrar, decided to join the VPN industry in 2018. In this Namecheap VPN review, we find out whether this is amongst the top VPN services we recommend. Number of servers and locations The infrastructure needed to set up Namecheap VPN service was provided …

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What Is A CSRF Attack And How Can You Protect Your Router?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Last Updated on April 6, 2021 by Admin A CSRF attack (Cross-Site Request Forgery) is a type of attack in which a malicious request is sent by an unsuspecting, authenticated user to a web application. It is also called: In this situation the attacker tricks the unfortunate victim into sending requests on their behalf. Once …

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How To Secure Your Internet Connection – 12 Proven Ways

Reading Time: 5 minutes Last Updated on April 6, 2021 by Admin In this article, I have decided to give you a rundown of 12 proven ways on how to secure your internet connection. This is mainly focused on general protection from the bad guys in a home WiFi network. Background of internet security Of course, if you want …

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