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Some Basic Rules for Securing Your IoT Stuff

Krebs on Security 1.17.2018 https://krebsonsecurity.com/2018/01/some-basic-rules-for-securing-your-iot-stuff/ Some Basic Rules for Securing Your IoT Stuff Most readers here have likely heard or read various prognostications about the impending doom from the proliferation of poorly-secured “Internet of Things” or IoT devices. Loosely defined … Continue reading

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Twitter just got more serious about two-factor authentication. Here’s how to better protect your account

Twitter just got more serious about two-factor authentication. Here’s how to better protect your account Graham Cluley Follow @gcluley Dec 21, 2017 IT Security and Data Protection https://www.tripwire.com/state-of-security/featured/twitter-just-got-serious-two-factor-authentication-heres-better-protect-account/   If you still haven’t properly secured your Twitter account with two-factor … Continue reading

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GPS is off so you can’t be tracked, right? Wrong

GPS is off so you can’t be tracked, right? Wrong   19 Dec 2017  by Taylor Armerding https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2017/12/19/gps-is-off-so-you-cant-be-tracked-right-wrong/   Don’t want anybody tracking you through your smartphone? Just turn off “location services” or whatever your device calls your GPS, and you … Continue reading

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Yes, You Can Still Clean Install Windows 10 with a Windows 7/8.x Key

Yes, You Can Still Clean Install Windows 10 with a Windows 7/8.x Key Posted on October 28, 2017 https://www.thurrott.com/windows/windows-10/142616/yes-can-still-clean-install-windows-10-windows-78-x-key by Paul Thurrott in Windows 10 Readers routinely ask me whether it’s still possible to clean install Windows 10 with an unused Windows 7 … Continue reading

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How to Get Started with the Linux Operating System

How to Get Started with the Linux Operating System Jack Wallen https://lifehacker.com/how-to-get-started-with-the-linux-operating-system-1819644874   YouTube/World Top Best What operating system do you use? For some, that question may as well be posed in Latin or Sanskrit. For others, it’s an invitation … Continue reading

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The Beginner’s Guide to IFTTT

The Beginner’s Guide to IFTTT Michael Franco Today 9:00am https://lifehacker.com/the-beginners-guide-to-ifttt-1819624556   IFTTT In our new series Getting It, we’ll give you all you need to know to get started with and excel at a wide range of technology, both on … Continue reading

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Everything You Need To Know About KRACK, The Latest Wi-Fi Exploit

Everything You Need To Know About KRACK, The Latest Wi-Fi Exploit Jackson Ryan Oct 17, 2017, 8:30pm https://www.lifehacker.com.au/2017/10/everything-you-need-to-know-about-krack-the-latest-wi-fi-exploit/   Image: iStock A huge flaw in Wi-Fi devices using WPA and WPA2 security encryption was exposed by Mathy Vanhoef, working out … Continue reading

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