Security

How to Check Your Child’s Credit Report

March 2, 2018 | 1 Comments

Originally published on CreditCards.com Written by Dinah Wisenberg Brin Parents place the utmost attention on their children’s safety, education, health and happiness, but even the most conscientious parent may overlook another matter that can affect...

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Regardless of what computer you own, Apple or Windows, Spectre and Meltdown security flaws affect you. Security researchers recently revealed the details of these two microprocessor security flaws. Chips made by Intel, Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and others are...

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World Password Day was yesterday. Ok, so we are a little late. But lets understand that a simple password that is easy to remember is also easy to break. Black people continue to be the least educated...

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Protecting Your New Smartphone and Yourself

December 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Christmas is over and you got a new smartphone from Santa. This little device can become a vital part of your life. Today’s smartphones can hold vast amounts of data including credit card data and...

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How Safe is that ATM?

September 22, 2015 | 1 Comments

Remember the good ol’ days when ATM security meant making sure you didn’t get mugged. Well those days aren’t exactly gone. You still have to be careful. But the crooks are now using card skimmers,...

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See and Block Who’s Tracking You Online

August 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Privacy on the Internet is a rare commodity. Currently 85 percent or more of black people are online. Most black people own a smartphone or other mobile device. And most black people have no idea...

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Simda Botnet Taken Down

April 21, 2015 | 3 Comments

You may think you are in control of your computer but are you? Have you ever heard the term “in the background?” That is computer terminology meaning your computer is performing a task while you...

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How Not to Get Hacked in Six Easy Steps

April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Getting hacked is so easy that it is almost comical. Black people need to be aware that most hackers take advantage of human kindness, weakness, curiosity and even stupidity to get inside computer networks. Hacking...

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Far too many African-Americans ignore their Internet security. When we do this we are gambling with our lives. Our financial life, our professional life, our identity, our children’s identity or the identity of our husbands...

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Improve Your iPhone Security

October 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Stolen cell phones are a big problem. Every year millions of cell and smartphones are stolen and most are never recovered. According to Business Insider 44% of smartphones were stolen simply because owners forgot them...

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