Yearly Archives: 2014

How to find images for Office documents now that Microsoft’s killing Clip Art

How to find images for Office documents now that Microsoft’s killing Clip Art Derek Walter@derekwalter Dec 14, 2014 4:00 AM http://www.pcworld.com/article/2857295/how-to-find-images-for-office-documents-now-that-microsofts-killing-clip-art.html#tk.nl_pwr Microsoft is sending its Office clip art to the digital beyond, where it shall rest in glory with Clippy, … Continue reading

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Be Wary of ‘Order Confirmation’ Emails

About the Author 03 Dec 14 Be Wary of ‘Order Confirmation’ Emails https://krebsonsecurity.com/2014/12/be-wary-of-order-confirmation-emails/ If you receive an email this holiday season asking you to “confirm” an online e-commerce order or package shipment, please resist the urge to click the included … Continue reading

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Explained: Here’s How Advertising Tracks You Across the Web

Explained: Here’s How Advertising Tracks You Across the Web Dan Tynan Tech Columnist November 17, 2014 https://www.yahoo.com/tech/explained-heres-how-advertising-tracks-you-across-the-102726211689.html (Thinkstock) At last week’s Family Online Safety Institute conference, the message was largely optimistic. Parents feel their kids are safer than ever online. Still, … Continue reading

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How businesses fail to protect customer info

How businesses fail to protect customer info By Doug Spindler on November 5, 2014 http://windowssecrets.com/top-story/how-businesses-fail-to-protect-customer-info/ Most Internet users should know by now that personal digital security is in large part our own choice and responsibility. But in truth, our electronic … Continue reading

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5 steps to lock down your webmail account

5 steps to lock down your webmail account by John Hawes on October 14, 2014 https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2014/10/14/5-steps-to-lock-down-your-webmail-account/ Filed Under: Data loss, Featured, Malware, Phishing, Privacy, Spam For most people, webmail is their main personal account – used for everything from keeping … Continue reading

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10 Ways to Make YouTube Safer for Your Kids

10 Ways to Make YouTube Safer for Your Kids https://www.yahoo.com/tech/10-ways-to-make-youtube-safer-for-your-kids-100430137814.html?src=rss Dan Tynan Tech Columnist Oct 20, 2014 (Thinkstock) When I was in school, I used to come home each day and spend a few hours hanging with my peeps: Samantha … Continue reading

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10 Ways to Protect Your Home Network from Hackers

Dan Tynan Tech Columnist Oct 13, 2014  10 Ways to Protect Your Home Network from Hackers https://www.yahoo.com/tech/10-ways-to-protect-your-home-network-from-hackers-99838104099.html (Thinkstock) Protecting your family’s digital assets used to be easy. You just turned on your PC’s built-in firewall settings and turned on an … Continue reading

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