Entries by Tom Hart

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Online Scares and How to Stay Safe From Them

You receive an email which appears to have been sent from your own email in which the sender claims to have hacked your computer. The email claims they have proof of porn sites you’ve visited …Was your account really hacked or is this a just a scam?

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Chrome’s ‘NOT SECURE’ Warning

Google Chrome displays a prominent NOT SECURE message in the browser for webpage not using HTTPS.
For most websites the Chrome not secure warning is really not much of a cause for concern, just like an unlocked garden shed isn’t much of a security concern if there’s nothing of value in the shed.

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Password Security

Password security centers on long random unique passwords kept in a secure Location such as written lists, a encrypted drives or password managing programs.