by Evelyn Dufner | Dec 8, 2017 | apps, chrome, cybersafety, hackers, pirates, protection, security, website
I know it is fun to watch piano playing kittens online… but this is about keeping your website hack-resistant, ensuring client data is safe, and fighting zombies and site infesting viruses. Let’s talk website security.
by Evelyn Dufner | Jul 27, 2017 | apps, cybersafety, phone, protection, security, What do I do?The phone rings at 9 a.m. (sometimes 9 p.m.) from a local area code, and as you down your second cup of coffee you quickly answer. You hear: “Hello, My name is Amanda and I am calling about your student loans. We can help you consolidate...
by Evelyn Dufner | Apr 29, 2017 | apps, browser, cybersafety, iPhone, New Technology, protection, security, tips, What do I do?
Travel is stressful enough, but now, safeguarding our devices and data should be part of our packing list. In fact, it should be a habit, not an afterthought. Here are 3 things I implemented before leaving for an international trip to better safeguard my devices.
by Evelyn Dufner | Mar 31, 2017 | browser, cookies, cybersafety, Facebook, pirates, protection, security, tips, What do I do?
Surfing the web is looking more like a Hawaiian breaker with killer coral reefs than the tender rolling waves ready for playful body surfing. All those glorious little temptations on websites, like glimmering colorful fish, are what are called “click-bait.” Click, and you are hooked!
by Evelyn Dufner | Mar 10, 2017 | browser, chrome, clean up, cookies, cybersafety, firefox, microsoft edge, safari, tips, What do I do?
I know it is Girl Scout Cookie Season, but in this case, I am really talking about clearing out some of the spaces on your computer that are likely hoarding cookies, slowing down your system, your browsing experiences, and maybe even causing your next travel ticket to jump up in price when you wait more than 5 minutes to make a decision!
by Evelyn Dufner | Mar 2, 2017 | 2-step verification, cybersafety, Email, tips
You may have been offered by your email service provider, your bank, your investment firm, or other online accounts, to set up what is referred to as 2-Step Authentication, 2-Step Verification, or Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA). What is it and why?