How to avoid getting hacked

Let’s get real here for a second — there’s very little you can do to “never get hacked.” But there are a lot of things you can do to make your accounts harder to hack. So, let’s start there. Pa$$words Toss out easy to guess and basic passwords like “password” […]

Another kill switch law passes, but are smartphones really more secure?

  California legislators passed a law this week that will put a remote kill switch in every smartphone sold in the state after July 1, 2015. The kill switch would allow a smartphone owner to remotely wipe everything on a device and make the smartphone unusable in case the device were stolen. The bill was […]