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Learn how to protect your iPhone or Android mobile device from threats, how to boost its performance, and how to keep your connection private and secure wherever you go.

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The Best Free Encryption Software to Protect Your Data

No matter how careful you are, your personal information is never fully protected. But encryption software can make sure your personal ...

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The Best Free Encryption Software to Protect Your Data

No matter how careful you are, your personal information is never fully protected. But encryption software can make sure ...

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Malware

What Is a Rootkit and How to Remove It?

A rootkit is a stealthy and dangerous type of malware that lets hackers access your computer without your knowledge. Thankfully, even these nearly-invisible bits of software can be found and removed. Learn about the different types of rootkits, how ...

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Malware

What Is a Rootkit and How to Remove It?

A rootkit is a stealthy and dangerous type of malware that lets hackers access your computer without your knowledge. ...

VPN

How to Check If Your VPN Is Working

Is your new VPN leaking your data or giving an unreliable connection? We’ll show you how to perform a VPN test and check if your VPN is working properly to hide your IP address and protect your info. Then, find out why it’s important to protect ...

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VPN

How to Check If Your VPN Is Working

Is your new VPN leaking your data or giving an unreliable connection? We’ll show you how to perform a VPN test and check ...

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Is Snapchat Safe for Kids? A Parents’ Guide to Snapchat

Social media is everywhere, with new apps launching all the time. It can be overwhelming, particularly if you’re trying to protect ...

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Is Snapchat Safe for Kids? A Parents’ Guide to Snapchat

Social media is everywhere, with new apps launching all the time. It can be overwhelming, particularly if you’re trying ...

Malware

What Is Malvertising and How Do I Stop it?

Malvertising attacks use infected ads to spread malware or send you to malicious websites — often, you don’t even need to click on the ...

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Malware

What Is Malvertising and How Do I Stop it?

Malvertising attacks use infected ads to spread malware or send you to malicious websites — often, you don’t even need ...

VPN

Data Encryption: What Is It?

Data encryption is the act of encoding sensitive data and personal information to protect it against access by unauthorized parties — like cybercriminals. Here, we’ll explore what encryption is, how it works, and how it can protect you against ...

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Data Encryption: What Is It?

Data encryption is the act of encoding sensitive data and personal information to protect it against access by ...

Malware

What Is a Logic Bomb? How to Prevent Logic Bomb Attacks

Logic bombs are subtle, sophisticated cybersecurity attacks — but the damage can be explosive. This article will define logic bombs, ...

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What Is a Logic Bomb? How to Prevent Logic Bomb Attacks

Logic bombs are subtle, sophisticated cybersecurity attacks — but the damage can be explosive. This article will define ...

IP Address

Public vs. Private IP Addresses: What’s the Difference?

Public and private IP addresses are two crucial parts of your device’s identity that most people rarely think about. But with a huge ...

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IP Address

Public vs. Private IP Addresses: What’s the Difference?

Public and private IP addresses are two crucial parts of your device’s identity that most people rarely think about. But ...

Internet of Things

How to Stop Your Smart TV From Spying on You

A voice command starts your TV, a smart TV camera recommends a show based on facial recognition, and viewing data helps serve relevant ...

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Internet of Things

How to Stop Your Smart TV From Spying on You

A voice command starts your TV, a smart TV camera recommends a show based on facial recognition, and viewing data helps ...

Other Threats

How to Stop Spam Text Messages (SMS)

Though they’re mostly just maddening, spam messages can be dangerous if they include malicious attachments or are hiding malware. Wondering how to stop spam texts? Read on to learn how to block texts and stop spam in its tracks with our ...

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Other Threats

How to Stop Spam Text Messages (SMS)

Though they’re mostly just maddening, spam messages can be dangerous if they include malicious attachments or are hiding ...