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4 Ways to Protect Yourself From the 'Heartbleed' Bug
Office Tech

4 Ways to Protect Yourself From the 'Heartbleed' Bug

While the 'Heartbleed' bug is causing pandemonium in the online world, individuals need to stay calm and protect their personal information.
Chris Hutchison
How to Create Super-Strong Passwords to Protect Yourself From the 'Heartbleed' Security Bug
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How to Create Super-Strong Passwords to Protect Yourself From the 'Heartbleed' Security Bug

This online security hole could affect a sizable portion of the 'secure' web. Here's what you can do to stay safe.
Lisa Eadicicco
3 Biometrics Startups Heating Up the Password Security Race
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3 Biometrics Startups Heating Up the Password Security Race

A look at the young companies making it possible to unlock your tech with your face, heart, finger and voice.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Tumblr Gets a Security Upgrade
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Tumblr Gets a Security Upgrade

The blogging platform added two-factor authentication to protect users from hack attacks
Nina Zipkin
Passwords You Swallow, Sharks That Tweet and 90-MPH Cheeseburgers
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Passwords You Swallow, Sharks That Tweet and 90-MPH Cheeseburgers

A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?'
Jason Fell
Which Age Group Is Most Likely to Be Hacked?
Technology

Which Age Group Is Most Likely to Be Hacked?

According to a new survey, twenty-somethings are actually the worst at keeping their personal data and passwords safe.
Nina Zipkin
Google Acquires Security Startup to Let Users Log In With 'Ultrasonic Sound'
Technology

Google Acquires Security Startup to Let Users Log In With 'Ultrasonic Sound'

The technology could serve as a replacement for one-time use PINs, passwords or both.
Benjamin Kabin
Why You Should Skip the Password and Try These Things Instead
Technology

Why You Should Skip the Password and Try These Things Instead

With Edward Snowden causing a whole lot of hoopla over passwords, here are a few alternatives to keep your company safe and sound.
Scott Kriz
5 No-Brainer Tips to Avoid Getting Hacked
Technology

5 No-Brainer Tips to Avoid Getting Hacked

While big-name retailers continue to make headlines about security breaches ,entrepreneurs are in no way free from danger. Here are a few simple ways to protect your business from cyber attacks.
Matthew Toren
Uh, Did Your Refrigerator Just Send Me an Internet Virus?
Technology

Uh, Did Your Refrigerator Just Send Me an Internet Virus?

Security firm outlines a recent cyber attack using internet-connected household devices.
Jason Fell
Your Password Is 123456? Wow. Seriously?
Technology

Your Password Is 123456? Wow. Seriously?

Massive security leak shows just how lax many people's standards are when it comes to online security.
Jason Fell
Don't Get Hacked -- Tools to Fight Cyber Attacks
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Don't Get Hacked -- Tools to Fight Cyber Attacks

Most cyber attacks are preventable by taking a few simple but crucial security steps. Here's how to protect yourself and your company from hackers.
Tom Cochran
After Hacks, Twitter Updates Sign-In Security
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After Hacks, Twitter Updates Sign-In Security

The microblogging service has updated its safeguards to include two passwords when logging in.
Jason Fell