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Kickstarter hacked, loses control over customer data

In an email with the subject “Important Kickstarter Security Notice” sent to all customers, the CEO of  the company announced that on Wednesday, Feb 12, 2014, law enforcement officials contacted Kickstarter and alerted them that hackers had sought and gained unauthorized access … Continue reading

Security 101: November 2012

How can we find out if we are really secure when we’re using online banking? There is no way to be really secure. However, there are ways to reduce the risk to a minimum acceptance level. Just ensure the following have been fulfilled: … Continue reading

Improve your security #9: create good passwords

Learn what you need to do to improve the security of your accounts and prevent password cracking. Continue reading

Improve your Security #1: Complex passwords aren’t always better

This article is the first one from a series of technical advices how to improve your IT security at home and at work. To be honest, I hate passwords and PINs. Those of you who have more than one email … Continue reading