The Ultimate Guide to Social Media and Privacy

We humans are social beings. Though some people may prefer their own company to that of others, most people crave some level of connectivity, of being a valued part of a network. Humans by nature seek to invite others into their lives, to share in their joy, pain, successes, failures and what they just ate for breakfast (especially if it photographs well). So it’s no … Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Social Media and Privacy

Mark Zuckerberg Gets a Lesson in Password Safety

So if you remember, about two weeks ago we told you about a huge string of mega breaches, that included passwords and login information from the databases of giants such as LinkedIn, Tumblr and potentially even Twitter (Twitter refuses to confirm or deny this information). The information from each dump was being sold on a dark web forum called “The Real Deal” by a grey … Continue reading Mark Zuckerberg Gets a Lesson in Password Safety

In Search of Secure Passwords

Hackers. The word conjures up images of slick and elusive masterminds (albeit pretty geeky ones). With the collective knowledge of the world all at their fingertips, one might think these guys would do everything in their power to cover their tracks and protect themselves from people who are just like…them. Well, not so with Hacking Team, the creators of spyware and malware for numerous governments … Continue reading In Search of Secure Passwords