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Simple Ways To Protect Your Online Privacy

Just last year, millions of people have been affected by data breaches and security flaws that exposed your personal data to criminals. But it is nearly impossible to do business and carry on with life without using the Internet. So be smart in 2019 and start to incorporate these safety measures...
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New Google Chrome Extension Alerts You When Passwords Have Been Stolen

If you've been on the internet for more than a few years, chances are at least some of your passwords have ended up in the wrong hands. The problem is which ones have been compromised? There's a new Google Chrome extension called Password Checkup that will check whether your password's safe to use...
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Man Confronts Freeloader Using His Netflix Password

In this world, there are two kinds of people: those who pay for their Netflix accounts, and those who use their parent's/boyfriend's/long-lost roommate's account instead. So, when a guy recently discovered that a friend of his ex-had been using his precious streaming service without paying a penny...
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App Locks Up Your Web Browsing History

Worried that third parties are tracking your web browsing history, then check out the Keepsafe app. The browser add-on prevents third-party trackers from snooping on your mobile web browsing and comes with a built-in ad blocker to give you a little more privacy as you peruse the web. But Keepsafe...
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Twitter Recommending All Users Change Password

A great big "oops" as Twitter is recommending all of its 336 million user change your password after a computer glitch exposed login credentials in an internal memo. Apparently Twitter uses a hashtag system which shows random characters in place of the actual passwords. Instead a software bug...
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Dragon Is Such A Common Password That Hackers Use It Regularly

By now you know easy and common passwords are dangerous in the protection of your identity. Online security company, SplashData released the most popular passwords list, which still include longtime mainstays like 123456, qwerty, and, of course, password. However there is another common password...
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Pet Peeves Of House Guests From Hosts

You've only got one chance to make a first impression and when it comes to being a guests in someone's home. Party hosts were asked to rank 11 different guests’ behaviors and it should be no surprise the worst thing you could do is ask to smoke indoors, with women and men agreeing it was dreadful...
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The Days Of TV Password Sharing May Be Numbered

It is estimated about a third of online TV viewing is done with someone else’s username and password. However the days of sharing your Netflix password with your friend who shares their Amazon password with you may be soon over. The cable provider, Spectrum, is leading an industrywide effort to...
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9-Year Old Hacks Dad's PayPal To Book A Trip To Disneyland

We spend a lot of time and money to protect our finances from outside hackers but what about an inside job. Nine year old Susan Wilson of England may be heading down the wrong road, or just really wanted a trip to Disneyland as she was able to book a vacation for the entire family by paying for it...
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Password Security Advice Is Now Viewed As Incorrect

It happens about every 90 days, you have to come up with a new computer password. It must contain at least a number and a character (such as a !). It's been a standard practice for all government and most business computer terminals. But it appears that is not the most secure way to keep hackers...
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