• The Dangers of Randomly Clicking Links
    The Dangers of Randomly Clicking Links

    (and Using "Free" Services)

    Randomly clicking links on the internet can get you in big trouble!

    How? Ever heard of ransomware? Malware? Or of course the good old spyware and viruses?

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  • Need a Crash Course in Online Safety?
    Need a Crash Course in Online Safety?

    Are you on your computer, smartphone or tablet all the time? If so, chances are you can really benefit from this crash course in upping your online "self-defense" skills.

    Why?

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  • 10 Principles for Your Online Privacy
    10 Principles for Your Online Privacy

    We hear about hacks, data leaks and other online scams pretty much on daily basis. If you think this couldn't affect you, think again!

    Right now, you need to take control of your online privacy and take appropriate measures to guard your data and money.

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  • World-Wide Computer Hack
    World-Wide Computer Hack

    A global cyber-attack called the "WannaCry Virus" has hit over 150 countries, including the U.S.

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  • Google's New Privacy Policy; You May Want to Becom
    Google's New Privacy Policy; You May Want to Becom

    With Google's new privacy policy in place (June 2016), the company will now combine their huge database of web browser data (your Google searches) with the personal information they collect from their services like Gmail.

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  • How to Build Strong Passwords
    How to Build Strong Passwords

    I'm Niels, FoolProof's VP of Techie Stuff. We've told you in other reports about creating passwords, but as the geek in FoolProof, I wanted to give you a smart way to build a really good password.

    First up, let's talk about how hackers work. Knowing this helps you see why you have to be careful with passwords.

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  • Worried About Flesh Eating Bananas?
    Worried About Flesh Eating Bananas?

    Check out this "urban legend"!

    There's a rumor going around that there is a shipment of bananas out there that is contaminated with flesh-eating bacteria!

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  • When To Change Your Passwords?
    When To Change Your Passwords?

    I'm sure you have seen recommendations to change your passwords frequently, especially if you use online banking, services like PayPal or eBay, or even a webmail service. Okay, you know it's the wise thing to do, but it is also a hassle!

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