Go, Pokemon Go! The Latest Craze that Could Fill your Device with Malware

Wondering what your friend or co-worker is doing, staring at his or her phone, wandering around aimlessly? Are you trying to figure out what all the commotion seems to be regarding that gas station down the street? Chances are, it’s Pokemon Go! related. Not up to snuff on the augmented reality app-game? Well, if you remember the Pokemon phenomenon that started in 1995 with a … Continue reading Go, Pokemon Go! The Latest Craze that Could Fill your Device with Malware

The Year in Review – The Biggest Hacks of 2015

With another year come and gone, what better way to wrap it up than with a month by month review of the biggest hacks of 2015? Of course this list isn’t by any means comprehensive, these were just the most significant in terms of scope and method. And sometimes, there were so many hacks happening at the same time (think the Hacking Team and Ashley … Continue reading The Year in Review – The Biggest Hacks of 2015

13 Tips for Safe Shopping this Cyber Monday

Shop-o-holics and retailers rejoice! The season of grabbing great deals (before you even decide if you actually need another tablet) is here! Black Friday and its spin-off, Cyber Monday, open up the most significant time of year for retailers and bargain-obsessed shoppers alike. Prices are slashed and wares fly off the shelf faster than boxes of tissues in cold season. The buying frenzy can be … Continue reading 13 Tips for Safe Shopping this Cyber Monday

Malware and Its Many Flavors

Understanding malware and its many branches is kind of like walking into a Baskin and Robbins ice cream shop. There so many flavors and shades that it can be maddening to understand what’s going on. We have all come across terms like worms, viruses and spyware but it can be a sticky mess to decode what each one really means so most people use them … Continue reading Malware and Its Many Flavors

How to Keep Your Kids Safe Online

Think about those detective flicks from the noir genre that filled the 1950’s silver screens. There was snappy, hardboiled dialog, a damsel in distress and some sort of mysterious underworld. Situations were murky and no one was what they seemed. The good guys were bad, the bad guys were actually good and there was a new twist at every turn. The world of the internet … Continue reading How to Keep Your Kids Safe Online