Enterprise

Stopping Ransomware in Its Tracks

At every partner visit I have, I hear about ransomware – the malware that makes our customers’ files unusable until they pay off the attacker. It’s everywhere, hitting large and small businesses with equal disruptions and damage. And customers are begging for help in keeping ransomware out of their endpoints ...

Family Safety

How To Manage Screen Time These Holidays

Gosh I love December. The kids are on school holidays, the homework has finished and work is quietening down. Bliss really. Finally a little time to breathe. But what are your kids up to? Are they outside playing cricket, riding bikes or making cubby houses? Or are they inside, glued ...

Family Safety

How Much Is Your Phone Worth To You?

I know I have said it before but I would much rather lose my wallet than my phone. My life is on my phone: my pics, my music, my contacts, my to-do lists, my Fitbit data! And it seems as though the majority of Aussies share my passion for their ...

Consumer Threat Notices

Webcam Blackmail: How Cybercriminals Breathe Life into Laptops

Stories of inanimate objects coming to life are familiar to us. Movies such as Toy Story show the idea’s cultural weight, and Greek mythology on humans being morphed into objects show its history. But in today’s day and age, technology can make fairy tales seem real. What if the laptop, ...

Consumer Threat Notices

Data Privacy Day: Respecting Privacy, Safeguarding Data and Enabling Trust

This blog post was written by Bruce Snell. At McAfee, we are happy to be part of Data Privacy Day.  Data Privacy Day an international effort to promote awareness about respecting privacy, safeguarding data and enabling trust. Want to be #PrivacyAware? Here are some steps you can take to help ...

Family Safety

Love, Trust and Text Messages in the Digital Age

Roses are red, violets are blue, but does your security matter to your loved one too? Okay, so maybe my rhyme needs a little work, but the substance is there: when we share personal information in real life, even with loved ones, we run the risk of exposing our most ...

Mobile and IoT Security

Perception vs. Reality: Facebook Anonymous Login Feature

Perception plays a huge role in many aspects of daily life. However, the reality of something is often not as powerful as the idea may have been—and advertisers as well as brands more often than not take full advantage of this fact. Privacy in the online world has become a ...

Identity Protection Mobile and IoT Security

Put a PIN on It

Beyonce sings about “if you like it you better put a ring on it” [her finger], but I find that slogan can work (with a slight change) for your personal information on your mobile phones and tablets. So I prefer the “if you like it you better put a PIN ...

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