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Man-in-the-middle (MITM) Attacks

When you share confidential information face-to-face with others, you’re probably careful not to let others hear — perhaps even whispering so nobody can eavesdrop on your conversation. Taking precautions also applies to the virtual world, especially as...

Forget The Gym – Start 2023 Right By Getting Your Digital Life In Shape

The welcoming of a new year also welcomes the return of one of the most overused sayings in our shared lexicon: “New Year, New Me!” While there are countless overused resolutions like starting a workout regimen, the new year does provide an opportunity for additional self-improvement that most people never consider – bolstering cybersecurity protections. […]
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Pharming: How To Protect Yourself From Internet Scams

Simply getting yourself something, using banking and government services online, streaming content: Few of us can imagine life without the internet as it allows us to arrange our everyday lives exactly how we want. However, digital progress brings with...

The Best Way To Protect Your Online Identity


For many Aussies, identity theft was always something that happened to other people. People on TV, usually. But the recent...
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What Is Cross-site Scripting?

If you fail to get your car’s brake pads replaced because you didn’t notice they were worn, you could end up doing far more damage to your car in no time at all. It’s pretty much the same if you fall victim to what’s known as a cross-site scripti...

The Smart Home Security Guide


The smarts behind a smart home come from you. At least when it comes to keeping it more private and...
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How To Browse Privately On Your Phone


Your phone is likely a daily companion, giving you access to work emails, chats with friends, weather reports, and more...
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Know Your Superpower: Brenda’s McAfee Journey


Our How I Got Here series spotlights the stories of McAfee team members who have successfully grown their careers. Read more about...
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Webcam Hacking: How To Protect Yourself From Hackers

So far and yet so close: For many of us, webcams are now an indispensable piece of hardware on our PCs, laptops, or smartphones. Thanks to them, we can even hold long-distance conversations with others. The hard lockdowns in particular showed once agai...

2022’s Top 5 App Security Tips


Happy National App Day! No, we don’t mean apps of the mozzarella stick and potato skin variety, but your mobile...
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‘Tis The Season For Holiday Scams


This time of year, the air not only gets chillier but a bit cheerier for everyone … including online scammers....
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Protecting Your Data In The Cloud — Here’s How

Downloaded a few audio books or your music library and then started shooting countless photos on vacation only to find that suddenly your smartphone or tablet’s memory is all used up and there are still loads of things you’d like to photograph? It’s hi...

The 5 Most Important Rules For Online Shopping

The end of year holidays mark the busiest time of the year for online shoppers. We’re all rushing around trying to find the right gift that doesn’t break the budget. Throw in family time and stress can get out of hand. Sadly, this time also marks one of the busiest times of year for online […]
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