Category Archives: Security

FAQ: Password Management.

“Treat your password like your toothbrush. Don’t let anybody else use it, and get a new one every six months.” ~ Clifford Stoll How do you manage all the passwords for computers?  I’m sure most of you are familiar with … Continue reading

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New Christmas Icons & Tracking Cookies

How much do you like this from All Things D? Times they are a changin’. Two things that pop out at me with this comic. This is a funny but poignant cartoon.  And all Things D warns you about tracking … Continue reading

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Protect Yourself from ID Theft

“I don’t need to worry about identity theft because no one wants to be me.” ~ Josie Fleschute Approximately 15 million United States residents have their identities used fraudulently each year with financial losses totalling upwards of $50 billion. On … Continue reading

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Car Accidents Happen ~ Tips to the Wise

“I don’t want to die in a car accident. When I die it’ll be a glorious day. It’ll probably be a waterfall.” ~ River Phoenix This tip du jour taken from an interesting thread at work. I wanted to share … Continue reading

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On Marriage

‎“I would never recommend marriage to anyone–I’d just say it is the best thing that every happened to me.” ~ Jim Glass Picture from Facebook and attributed to anon.

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ID Theft ~ Are you next?

A friend of mine got her purse stolen from her car. She parks her car out in front of her house overnight with the purse in the unlocked car. Who does this kind of thing? More people than you can … Continue reading

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Slate: Fix Your Terrible, Insecure Passwords in Five Minutes

This is for my friends and family and something that can easily be done to protect you from unscrupulous hackers. Slate provides some ideas including using a mnemonic to make it near impossible to guess your password. “Start with an … Continue reading

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Project Honey Pot: 1 Billion Spammers Served

One of my fav service providers, Project Honey Pot is a community of tens of thousands of web and email administrators from more than 170 countries around the world who are working together to track online fraud and abuse. The … Continue reading

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I Use LifeLock to Protect against Identity Theft

I had seen a news report about LifeLock. The CEO gave out his social security number on TV! The reporter tried to use it to open new accounts and couldn’t. I wasn’t sure that I needed this service. Heck, I’m … Continue reading

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Tips on Making your House Safe from Burglaries

Making your house safe from burglaries is something that I have preached to my family and friends. The trick is to make your house the hardest one to break into on your street. Because so many people are lazy about … Continue reading

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