4 Sep 2019

Foxit Software Data Breach Exposes User Passwords

If you have an online account with Foxit Software, you need to reset your account password immediately. PDF software provider Foxit Software had a recent breach which allowed third party unauthorized access to personal data associated with its "My Account" service. My Account passwords of affected users have been reset and email notifications sent out.

29 Aug 2019

Browser Extensions and their dangers

A browser extension is a small software module for customizing a web browsers with additional features, modify web pages and integrate your browser with other services you use.

6 Feb 2019

Google launches two new security updates to help protect your accounts

Google revealed two new security updates on Safer Internet Day to help users detect if their username and password have been compromised and make sure user data is protected.

30 Nov 2018

Mobile security threats

mobile security threats
Mobile security threats include both physical and software-based threats that can compromise the data on smartphones, tablets and similar mobile devices. Like viruses and spyware that can infect your PC, there are a variety of security threats that can affect mobile devices.

27 Nov 2018

Sender Policy Framework (SPF)

Sender Policy Framework

Sender Policy Framework (SPF) is a method of fighting spam emails. SPF is designed to prevent forged or spoofed emails being sent by checking and validating that the sender is authorised to send email from the domain they're claiming to be from.

21 Nov 2018

Firefox Monitor will let you know if your online account was breached

firefox monitor

Data breaches are common for online services. Most people don’t know they have been affected by a data breach. This makes it difficult for affected people to secure their online accounts as they don’t know they’re insecure in the first place. This is why Firefox Monitor was launched to notify users when they visit a site that has been breached in the past.