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Internet Cafe Security

by Barbara J. Feldman November 18, 2009

When using a public wi-fi network in an Internet café or coffee house, it is up to you to secure your transmissions against prying eyes. Only using https secure connections is one way of stopping those around you from seeing your transmissions. For more cyber café security tips, read Ask Leo, and PC Magazine.

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Best Programs for Wireless Security

by Barbara J. Feldman December 29, 2007

Wireless security is not something that you want to dismiss as unimportant. There are many real dangers that are unique to those with wireless network connections, and it is vital that those threats to security be addressed. This is precisely why various companies have come out with programs that are designed to help the wireless […]

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Three Steps To Protect From ID Theft

by Barbara J. Feldman August 28, 2007

Introduction Identity theft is a serious and pervasive problem. The popularization of the Internet in the 1990s made the web one of the number one places that criminals go when trying to steal your identity. The bad news is that enterprising bad guys primarily use spyware and email scams to access personal account numbers and […]

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