Online security // Posts tagged as "Online security"
Heartbleed was one of the most devastating security flaws ever exposed. Earlier this month, a Google security researcher named Neel Mehta and a small team from Codenomicon discovered a loophole in OpenSSL which allowed third parties to spy on ‘encrypted’ and ‘protected’ transmissions. The flaw had existed since 2011. Normally, exploits like this are big news but not big enough for moRead More
Smart PC users keep constantly vigilant against online credit card theft. Today, the credit card remains the most stolen piece of personal information online. Sure, your credit card company will likely cancel most of the charges placed on your stolen credit card, but you’re going to have to go through a ridiculous amount of paperwork in order to successfully cancel those charges. Why not aRead More
Add identity protection to the list of reasons why you should download PC Cleaner Pro. Today, more and more horror stories are emerging every day about the dangers of identity theft on the internet. Third-party tracking software is becoming a serious and rampant problem, and hackers are choosing targets at random for their next bank-account-draining, credit-ruining crime spree. Fortunately, youRead More