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October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month
While we talk about online safety each week on this blog, October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, a time to come together and turn up the volume on the digital safety and security conversation worldwide. To kick off that effort, here’s a comprehensive Device and App Safety Guide to give your family quick ways to boost safety and security.
Are Some Phone Charging Cables Dangerous to Plug in?
It's always stressful when your phone's battery is low, but are some charging stations and USB cables risky to plug into? On the latest episode of “Hackable?” white-hat Craig Young and producer Pedro team up to try and compromise host Geoff’s devices using only a look-alike charging cable and remote antenna.
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