Cybersecurity

  1. WATCH: SSL Certificate Explained in Simple English

    Heartbleed is a vulnerability in OpenSSL. Confused about what SSL actually is? The video above explains SSL using paper dolls and simple English.

    April 9, 2014
  2. WATCH: Will China Experience a Windows XP Apocalypse?

    Some tech experts say that China’s use of Windows XP could endanger the country’s economy and security.

    April 9, 2014
  3. WATCH: Heartbleed Security Flaw Explained in Simple English

    This video offers an explanation of the Heartbleed security flaw that even non-techies can understand.

    April 9, 2014
  4. Heartbleed Security Flaw: 10 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    You should be scared. Your personal data might not be safe online.

    April 9, 2014
  5. Netflix Phishing Scam: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Scammers are masquerading as Netflix in an attempt to steal your identity. Here’s what you need to know to stay safe.

    March 26, 2014
  6. How to Protect Yourself From Facebook Profile Clone Scams

    Here’s what you need to know about this scamming trend.

    February 27, 2014
  7. Chameleon, the First ‘Contagious’ Wi-Fi Virus: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Chameleon is a highly contagious computer virus that spreads over Wi-Fi. Here’s everything you need to know to stay safe.

    February 26, 2014
  8. 360 Million People Hacked in ‘Biggest Breach’ Ever: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Reuters is reporting that 360 million people and their accounts were hacked. Were you affected?

    February 26, 2014
  9. Mac OS X 10.9 SSL Security Bug: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    There’s a vulnerability in Max OS X 10.9 that hackers could exploit. Are you protected?

    February 24, 2014
  10. Linksys ‘TheMoon’ Router Malware: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    If you use a Linksys router, then you may be vulnerable to “TheMoon,” a bit of router malware. Here’s what you need to know to stay safe!

    February 18, 2014
  11. Potential Facebook App Permissions Flaw: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Reports have surfaced regarding a possible app permissions Facebook flaw. This flaw could let hackers exploit your data!

    February 6, 2014
  12. Safeplug: A $50 Device That Will Keep Anyone on the Internet From Knowing Where You Are

    “You wouldn’t post your home address just anywhere online. So why give it out to every website you visit?”

    November 22, 2013
  13. LG TV Spys, Reports Man’s File Names

    The man discovered his TV had sent the name of his USB files to LG’s home base.

    November 19, 2013
  14. BadBios: A Computer Virus That Spreads Using ‘High-Frequency’ Sounds

    A rapidly spreading virus that’s rumored to spread using “high-frequency” transmissions has infected one man’s computers like never before.

    October 31, 2013
  15. NSA Spy Director Keith Alexander & Deputy to Step Down

    The spy-master general will step down, likely due to the NSA leak controversy.

    October 17, 2013