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Mozilla Releases Firefox Container Extension to Isolate Facebook Browsing Data

Mozilla Corporation has implemented new technology by creating a Firefox extension in an effort to isolate specific social media data collection and improve the security of web browsing users. The well-known browser maker has launched the Firefox Container as a consequence of the recent Cambridge Analytica incident and ongoing investigations of Facebook’s data mishandling aspersions. […]

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Ransomware Attacks on the up…

The 2018 update of the Oxford English Dictionary will include ransomware as a new entry, and this announcement just happens to coincide with a new zero-day exploit that bypasses security measures of popular cloud computing services such as Office 365 and Google Drive. “Shurl0ckr” is the name of the new ransomware strain detected on February […]

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Good passwords

Nearly everyone uses passwords. It is important to get the secure options you need with good passwords. Most people have favorite passwords they like to use, or think it would be easy for them to remember. It is a great thing to be able to do if you have these options available, but what constitutes […]

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Do not update to Windows 10

 

After years of waiting, Windows 10 finally hit the shelves in late July this year and caused many to rethink their current operating system situation. Hard as it may be to turn down new and exciting improvements to the existing Windows platform, upgrading to a new operating system as soon as it’s available isn’t always […]

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Why AVG Cloudcare is your new secret weapon

Want to know how AVG became as big as it has? It’s simple. They offer great services like Antivirus, and now the malware feature, all for free. That’s right. They do it all for free. This is how they invite you in. Once a customer is using their free stuff, they get you on the […]

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Preventing laptop theft

Today in business one of the most important tools a person has is a laptop. A laptop has replaced traditional paper and pens because it makes more business sense. However just like laptop use is on the rise, so is laptop theft. As we all know when it comes to business when a laptop is […]

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Things to Consider When Purchasing a New Laptop

When the time has come to buy a new laptop computer, there are some things that you should consider before making that purchase. These considerations are different for every person because your specific needs will of course be different from other looking to make the same computer. Here are some things you should consider before […]

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Phishing emails

A phishing email attack is accomplished by cybercriminals using a simple email to lure users to log onto a phony website. This is a practice used daily and thousands of emails are sent by professional criminals who hope that its recipient responds by inputting their personal information and replying back or simply clicking a link. […]

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