Category: Security

Securing Your WordPress Site

Securing Your WordPress Site

Lately there have been a lot of brute force attacks against WordPress and Joomla sites. While you can never fully secure your site so it cannot be hacked, you can make it difficult enough...

Limit Ad Tracking in iOS 6

Limit Ad Tracking in iOS 6

A while back I posted a blog post about Tracking Cookies, and how sites track your surfing to generate numbers to customize ads etc. In this article I talked about browser extensions and plugins...

Surfing in Secret

Sometimes, especially if you share computers, you may want to surf the Internet without leaving any history or cached information behind.  This function is actually supported in all of the major browsers.  They are...

LastPass

LastPass

In today’s world we put more and more information online, and the need for security becomes ever increasing. With all the different websites that have you create user-ids for them, it can be hard...

Text Spam

Today my wife got a text from a number, 94408.  As soon as she opened the text it confirmed her purchase for $9.99 per month on our cell phone bill.  Doing some quick Google...

Virus for the Holidays

Virus for the Holidays

In the past couple of weeks I have had a lot of people, both work and home, contact me about virus infections.  Some have been easy to remove, others not so much.  But what...