6 Factors That Can Increase Your Cybersecurity Risk
Here’s Why You Need to Level-Up Your Cybersecurity This Year
The Internet has become a mainstay in our lives in recent years. With that trend, it should be no surprose that there are some factors that can increase your cybersecurity risk. While everyone has the potential to be a victim of cybercrime, not everyone has the same chances. The more we share, communicate and integrate […]
Don’t Let Your Connected Devices Ruin Your Holidays
The number of devices we own is only increasing. It’s time to level-up your cybersecurity to reduce your chances of getting caught up in cybercrime!
How to: Online Shopping With Confidence
Ah, December. It’s the time of year when we go out and buy our friends, family and even ourselves (You know you’ve done it!!) brand new computers, phones, and *insert gizmo here*. Connected devices, wearables, drones, and so many other tech gadgets are all making the holidays much more fun. However if not configured or […]
Second Factor Tokens are a Pain. So Why Use them?
These days, online shopping is becoming more often than not the go-to method for shopping for virtually anything. Not only is it convenient that you can shop right from the comfort of your couch, but you can look up the best options around the world for whatever you’re interested in, just to make sure you’re […]
10 Tips for Being Back to School Cyber Secure
The other day I had an interesting conversation with a friend. Their bank had just told them they had to add their phone number to their bank account. This was in order for the bank to send them a text message with a code to their phone to input along with their password, […]
7 Tips to Blog Safely and Keep Yourself Safe
Back to school is almost here! You know that that means – friends, textbooks, and late night study sessions, to start. But did you also know It also means more devices, new accounts, and even more screen time? Online security may not be the first thing you think of when it comes […]
How Much of Your Information Is Too Much?
I know what you’re thinking – blog safely?! I know, but no matter whether your blog is your main focus or a side project for fun, or to market your business, it’s still a blog. And it’s really easy to not take care and disclose a little too much. When I sit […]
Is Free Stuff Really Free?
So, you happened to find some of your information on a website which you didn’t give it to. How did it get there? Were you hacked? Is someone stealing your mail? They may not have gotten the information directly from you, although believe it or not, you still may have had a hand in them […]
Email Looking a Little Phishy? 7 Things To Look For…
Today’s post is all about free stuff. Free stuff you can find on the Internet, that is. You can get almost anything for free on the Internet these days. Sample products, domain names, subscriptions, even coffee and chequing accounts. Many whole websites and services are even free. But is any of this free stuff really, […]
Not sure how to detect phishing emails? Don’t worry! The people who create phishing emails and phishing scams can be very crafty. What are Phishing Emails and Phishing Scams? “Phishing” starting with the P-H instead of an “F” is when a spammer, impersonating another person or an organization sends emails to people maliciously, in […]