Secure your Wallet using LastPass Wallet for iOS


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iOS logo (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

If you happen to have a iOS device and your trying to leave your wallet at home, but don’t want to risk a privacy breach by putting all your important ID’s, credit cards on your iOS device, then you should consider using LastPass Wallet for iOS that will allow you to keep your information without having to worry, for more check out LastPass Wallet for iOS.

Securely Share your Password with Someone with LastPass


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Cryptographically secure pseudorandom number generator (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

In the event that you need to share a password with someone, and you can share it with them physically, then you might need to figure out some electronic way to do this, and to that end you might want to employ LastPass on your mission, for more check out this article that talks about how you can use LastPass to securely share you password HERE.

How to Deter Latest ATM Skimmer scam


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Nice ATM (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

More and more you find that ATM machines are points where people are having their banking information stolen and used by a malicious party, and you may not even understand how it happens, but you can prevent such things happening to you by being aware of how your being attacked, and to that end, you might want to check out this article that talks about how you can deter one of the latest ATM Skimmer techniques, HERE.

Get an Incognito version of the Current page your Viewing in Google Chrome with Incognito This Extension


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This is a logo owned by Google Inc. for Google Chrome. Further details: Google Chrome New Wordmark (May 21, 2011) Went Effective 7:38PM Central Time U.S. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

At times when browsing you might come across a site you rather browse in Incognito mode, and if your using Google Chrome you can make the switch very simply by using the Incognito This extension which will turn your current  tab into an Incognito version so you can do what you please without being tracked, for more check out Incognito This Extension for Google Chrome.

Microsoft Security Essential 4.0 Released


Microsoft Security Essentials

Microsoft Security Essentials (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

In the event that your looking for a free Anti-Malware program to protect your computer or your a current user of Microsoft Security Essentials 2.x then you’ll be happy to know that Microsoft has updated the program to version 4.0 which sports bug fixes, improved performance and protection, for more check out Microsoft Security Essentials 4.0

Automatically Encrypt Files Sent to Google Drive from Mac OS with Automator


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The standard user interface of Mac OS X (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

If your using the new Cloud storage service Google Drive, and you have a need to keep your files encrypted and you are working from your Mac OS desktop, then you might want to consider using the program Automator for your Mac OS which will allow you to drag and drop your files from your desktop to Google Drive and in the process encrypt the files so you can rest assured knowing your files are safe, for more check out Automator for Mac OS.

Get a Cleaner Experience with JavaScript in Google Chrome using Kill Evil


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Logo used from the start of the Chrome project until March 2011 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

When you load up a site, usually the most taxing part of the sites loading up is going to be media and java script, and these bits of Java script are getting more popular, but also tend to slow down your experience while browsing a site, but you can increase performance of Google Chrome by using the extension Kill Evil which will disable the more annoying scripts so that you can get to the site without too much of hoops, for more check out Kill Evil for Google Chrome.

Dashlane can Manage your Passwords, Forms and Purchases in one Place


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When it comes to Managing passwords, forms and purchases, you probably wouldn’t think you could have one app that will take care of all of this for you, but you would be wrong, because your not using the service Dashlane which places all of these functions into one app, for more check out Dashlane.

How to determine if Your Mac Desktop is Infected by Flashback Trojan


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trojan horse (Photo credit: Hugo M Pereira)

The Flashback Trojan has made waves in recent days because of the epic numbers of people that have been infected by this Trojan, worse yet its among a community of users that figured there is no need for malware software considering Mac OS has rarely been the target of Malicious code authors until now, and if your system is hit or you think you may have been infected then you need to start taking steps to reclaim your machine. The first step i would suggestion is to run Flashback Checker to see if your system is infected, then I would check out this article by F-Secure on how you can go about disinfecting your system HERE.

Taking another Look at your Antivirus Solution


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A candidate icon for Portal:Computer security (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Most people think its probably enough to find out what A/V products have the best reviews, purchase or obtain a copy, install the program and your protected, but in reality this is far from the truth for so many reasons, the most important being your already insecure in a way by the virtue of you thinking that one A/V product is going to protect you completely, which it may appear to be, but for many reason it might not, perhaps the vendor isn’t aware of a threat, perhaps the vendor has allowed the virus to be installed on your system, for example law enforcement request that spy software that can be viewed as malicious code are allowed to be installed on a users system without their A/V client alerting them to a threat. You may want to re-think your A/V solution and while doing so check out this article that might give you a better understanding of how you can go about securing yourself HERE.

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