3 Key Ways to Keep Your Password Manager Secure

We've discussed the importance of using a password manager before. Generating strong passwords and keeping them all in one locked vault allows you to greatly increase the security of your accounts.

However, with a few guidelines, your password manager can provide even more online security for you.

How Does End-to-End Encryption Secure Apps Like Signal?

We've talked before about encryption, which is an essential part of modern digital life to keep your data secured. But there's another type of communication encryption you've probably heard about too: end-to-end encryption.

Let's find out how end-to-end encryption differs from other forms of encrypted conversations, and what it means for you when you use apps like Signal.

What Happened in the SolarWinds Hack?

In December 2020, it was revealed that multiple high-profile targets, including the US government, had been hacked through software offered by SolarWinds. This was one of the largest hacks perpetrated in recent memory, and was particularly nasty because it affected multiple government agencies.

5 Ways to Make Your Wireless Router More Secure

Securing your home network is important, especially if you work from home or do sensitive work online. Routers have several default options and parameters that aren't secure, so changing them is in your best interest.

Let's take a look at several ways to improve your home network's security using router settings.

Why Small Businesses Should Care About Computer Security

As a small business, you might think that you don't need to worry about computer and network security. After all, why would an attacker go after a small company when they could get a bigger payout from a huge corporation?

The reality is that small businesses are not immune from cyber attacks.

How to Keep Everything Updated in Windows 10

As you may know, updates are critical for keeping your computer safe. Having the latest patches installed protects you from exploits that target older versions, plus it gives you access to current features.

Let's look at how to stay on top of updates in Windows 10 so you don't miss out on any important fixes.

How Does Your Browser Know Websites Are Secure?

You've probably noticed that your browser marks websites as Secure, Not Secure, or even warns you about imminent danger when you visit one. Have you ever wondered how it knows about the safety of websites like this?

Let's look at website security certificates and how your browser determines this information.

Don’t Fall For Tech Support Refund Scams!

Scammers are always coming up with new ways to take money from innocent people. And while the tech support scams that we've examined before are still common, you should be aware of a similar scheme that takes a different path.

These scams are typically known as refund scams.

What You Should Know About Zoom Security

With much of the world's workforce suddenly working remotely in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the video chat app Zoom quickly rose to great popularity. Chances are that you've used it at least once, but is it safe?

Let's take a look at the privacy and security issues Zoom has had, how to secure your chats, and some alternatives if you don't feel comfortable using it.