Security and Privacy for everyday internet users
Advertisement Fraud on Social Media
Advertisements, they have been around for a long time, possibly originating during the ancient civilizations. Through the last century, Advertisements or Ads as we know...
23 Aug 2021
What is Spyware
Since the inception of this blog, the goal has been to discuss most relevant Cybersecurity/Privacy related topics in a way that an everyday internet user will understand. This month we...
24 Jul 2021
If you have paid any attention to the news in the past few weeks, chances are that you have heard about Ransomware attacks and how they are on the rise...
18 Jun 2021
What is Phishing and how to avoid it
For those of us who have been using e-mail since its inception have mostly encountered at least one instance of the so called “Nigerian Price scam”. I remember this type...
26 May 2021
Yet another data breach in the news..
If you have been following the news, chances are that you have come across two major data breaches in the last couple of weeks. One was the Facebook breach from...
11 Apr 2021
Privacy on the internet
14 Jan 2021
In the previous post about passwords we mentioned that passwords are here to stay for the forseeable future. We also looked at some tips for creating strong passwords. If we...
11 Nov 2020
Data Breaches (1)
Social Engineering (2)