Before you open that attachment, think or you may fall prey to a phishing scam. 'But what does "phishing" even mean?' Phishing (also known as "spoofing") is analogous to real-life fishing, only the bait is usually an email attachment, and you are the fish. Hackers carefully (and sometimes not so) compose content to trick…Read more
Hiring a new tech? -There's a great deal of implicit trust involved as we tepidly and with white-knuckles hand over our possessions.
I'm going on a limb here and assuming we've all read Footprints in the Sand, a poem by Unknown Author. If you are among the knowing, skip past the link. Footprints In The Sand We as Web travelers, expect that one set of footprints in our digital sand means our identity is safe. Particularly worrisome is when two sets…Read more