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Discover how to protect your PC or Mac from online threats and how to respond if your computer is compromised. Boost performance for work and gaming, and enhance your privacy with a VPN.

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Malware

What is Malware?

Ever since the birth of computing, people have fought the threat of malware. But what exactly is malware? In this article we define malware, introduce its many different types, and explain how it works. We also describe the warning signs of an ...

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Malware

What is Malware?

Ever since the birth of computing, people have fought the threat of malware. But ...

VPN

How to Stay Safe on Public Wi-Fi

There you are, at the airport, downtown, or in your local coffee stop and up pops a free public Wi-Fi network. You know public Wi-Fi security risks are numerous, but you still want to connect. Your best protection is knowledge. Read on to learn ...

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VPN

How to Stay Safe on Public Wi-Fi

There you are, at the airport, downtown, or in your local coffee stop and up pops a ...

VPN

Wi-Fi Security: WEP vs WPA or WPA2

WEP, WPA, and WPA2 are Wi-Fi security protocols that secure wireless connections. They keep your data hidden and protect your communications, while blocking hackers from your network. Generally, WPA2 is the best choice, even though it consumes more ...

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VPN

Wi-Fi Security: WEP vs WPA or WPA2

WEP, WPA, and WPA2 are Wi-Fi security protocols that secure wireless connections. ...

VPN

What Is the MD5 Hashing Algorithm and How Does It Work?

When you send a file over the internet, how do you know that everything arrived in one piece? Should you call the recipient to make ...

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VPN

What Is the MD5 Hashing Algorithm and How Does It Work?

When you send a file over the internet, how do you know that everything arrived in ...

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IP Address

How to Find Your IP Address on Windows or Mac

Finding the IP address of your computer is a common first step when setting up a network or troubleshooting a connectivity problem. ...

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IP Address

How to Find Your IP Address on Windows or Mac

Finding the IP address of your computer is a common first step when setting up a ...

Business

Business Continuity Plan (BCP): What Is It and How to Make One

A business continuity plan is a key step for ensuring that businesses can minimize the losses relating to a data breach, cyberattack, ...

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Business

Business Continuity Plan (BCP): What Is It and How to Make One

A business continuity plan is a key step for ensuring that businesses can minimize ...

Business

OPSEC: What Is It and How Does It Work?

Operational security (OPSEC) began as a military process but is now commonly used in business as a risk management strategy for protecting data from unintentional leaks. This article explains why OPSEC is important for business security and offers ...

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Business

OPSEC: What Is It and How Does It Work?

Operational security (OPSEC) began as a military process but is now commonly used in ...

Business

What Is the Cyber Kill Chain and How Does It Work?

The Lockheed Martin cyber kill chain or “cyber-attack chain” was created in 2011 and has grown in prominence, particularly in the ...

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Business

What Is the Cyber Kill Chain and How Does It Work?

The Lockheed Martin cyber kill chain or “cyber-attack chain” was created in 2011 and ...

Viruses

How to Remove a Virus From Your Router

Can your router get a virus or other malware? Unfortunately it can, and it can be a menace. Router malware can change your router settings, redirect you to unsafe corners of the internet, and infect your entire network. Find out how to scan your ...

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Viruses

How to Remove a Virus From Your Router

Can your router get a virus or other malware? Unfortunately it can, and it can be a ...

Other Threats

What Is the Dark Web and How to Access It?

The websites you visit every day represent just a small fraction of the whole internet. Beyond this “surface web” is the deep web, and ...

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Other Threats

What Is the Dark Web and How to Access It?

The websites you visit every day represent just a small fraction of the whole ...