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E-mail Encryption 101: Part 1

Sunday, July 20th, 2014

Want to make sure your e-mail stays private? Learn how to encrypt your messages in our special E-mail Encryption 101 series. Continue reading

Why Are My Deleted Files Still There?

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

Margaret wants to know why deleted files can still be retrieved from her computer. We explain and tell her the secret to getting rid of files for good. Continue reading

Removing MyWebSearch from Firefox

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

Liam wants to know how to remove MyWebSearch from his Firefox browser. Continue reading

A new worm is targeting Android users via text message. Find out how it attacks and how it could cost you money. Continue reading

Has My Yahoo Address Been Hacked?

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Pat is afraid her Yahoo Mail account has been hacked. We look at her concerns and what she can do to protect herself. Continue reading

Does Microsoft read your e-mail? They’ve updated their privacy policy to explain the which information they use and what’s off-limits. Continue reading

How Do I Delete Skype Calls?

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

Find out how to remove your previously dialed call list from Skype. Continue reading

Microsoft’s recent security update for Office, caused some big issues for quite a few users of Office 2013. According to the Microsoft engineering team, about 1% of users their Office products after this update was installed. Continue reading

The popular TrueCrypt Encryption software declares itself unsafe. What you should do if you have TrueCrypt encrypted files. Continue reading

The trick to creating a password that could take years to crack. You won’t believe how simple it is. Continue reading

Ghostery – This Firefox Add-On stops thousands of sources from tracking where you go on the web. Continue reading

Online auction site eBay has been the victim of a huge cyber attack that has affected 128 million users and users need to change their password ASAP. Continue reading

How To Get Updates For Windows 8.1

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

Learn how to install updates and set up automatic updates in Windows 8.1 Continue reading

Yahoo is saying goodbye to its “Do Not Track” policy, but says it’s happening for the good of users. Continue reading

Installing Updates In Windows 7

Monday, May 12th, 2014

How to install updates and set up automatic updates in Windows 7 Continue reading

Make Internet Explorer Safer

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014

Some simple steps to making Internet Explorer safer including enabling enhanced protection mode. Continue reading

Updating Plug-Ins on Any Browser

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

Here’s an easy way to check if all the plug-ins on any browser are up to date and secure. Continue reading

Where do cyber-criminals get the tools to attack your computer? They head to the store just like anyone else. Continue reading

If you’re reading this in Internet Explorer, you may want to close your browser right now. Find out about a new security risk. Continue reading

Is it possible to keep XP safe online? A few things to try to stay safer and why they may not be enough. Continue reading

Malware Attack Targets iPhones

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

A new malware campaign is targeting iPhones and stealing user IDs and passwords. Continue reading

Can I Keep Office 2003?

Sunday, April 27th, 2014

Janet wants to know if it’s time to upgrade from Office 2003 and if her documents will work with a newer version of Office Continue reading

How Long Does OS Support Last?

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

How long are operating systems supported? We compare Windows, Mac OS & Linux policies. Continue reading

How to make sure Internet Explorer forgets to remember your passwords. Continue reading

A new survey shows that many people using XP say they were unaware Microsoft was ending security support. Continue reading

Can I Get Anti-Virus For Linux Mint?

Sunday, April 20th, 2014

Terri wants to know what type of anti-virus she needs for her Linux Mint operating system. Continue reading

XP Security Update: Was It Real?

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Terry is wondering if an XP update notice he received is the real thing. Continue reading

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