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Jan 26
2016

Pay attention to your IoT Device Security

Posted by Robert Siciliano in Online Security , online safety , Digital Security , digital devices

Robert Siciliano

Wow cool! A device that lets you know, via Internet, when your milk is beginning to sour! And a connected thermostat—turning the heat up remotely an hour before you get home to save money…and “smart” fitness monitors, baby monitors, watches…

Oct 25
2015

How to prevent your Pics from being lifted: Part 2 of 2

Posted by Robert Siciliano in online privacy , Identity theft , identity fraud , Digital Security

Robert Siciliano

There are many reasons someone might right-click on your image and “Save image as…”

Oct 05
2015

Dust off your digital devices inside and out

Posted by Robert Siciliano in Online Security , online safety , Digital Security , digital devices

Robert Siciliano

Hackers know small companies are more vulnerable to data breaches due to limited resources. Cybersecurity should always be a high priority. But when a company’s IT staff consists of maybe 1-2 people who are provided limited budgets and are constantly solving other tech problems, the focus on security suffers. And hackers aren’t the only problem. One significantly overlooked part of the security process “cleaning” the IT infrastructure.

Sep 21
2015

How to prepare for Digital Disasters

Posted by Robert Siciliano in Online Security , online privacy , Digital Security , data security

Robert Siciliano

Editor’s Note: In this week’s guest blog security expert Robert Siciliano explains how to protect your IT systems and your business from hardware failure. To learn more, download our new e-book, “5 Things Small Businesses Need to Know about Disaster Recovery.”

Jun 16
2015

How to plan for Digital Disasters

Posted by Robert Siciliano in Online Security , Digital Security , digital devices

Robert Siciliano

In this day and age, we should never hear someone proclaim, “Oh my God, my computer crashed! I lost everything!” You can’t lose something that’s been properly backed up.

Jun 03
2013

Digital Security Improves Our Lives

Posted by Robert Siciliano in Digital Security

Robert Siciliano

Our lives depend on the convenience of digital and require the security behind the scenes. Take contactless payment for example. Contactless payments are a faster, more convenient alternative to cash when making small purchases at fast food restaurants, convenience stores, and transport terminals. They are also ideal for remote or unattended payment situations, such as vending machines, road tolls, or parking meters.

Feb 07
2013

What We Learned About Digital Security In 2012

Posted by Robert Siciliano in Digital Security

Robert Siciliano

Sometimes it’s the worst things that can happen that become the eye-opening best things that effect positive change. The year 2012 saw numerous high-profile data breaches, epic hacks, full-on hacktivism and lots of major identity theft ring busts. The best news is the public is more aware, which means they are better equipped to protect themselves and law enforcement is well prepared to take down criminals. Individuals, companies and governments worldwide all have their eyes open and are taking action to protect themselves.

Jan 18
2012

Resolve to Be Digitally Secure This New Year

Posted by Robert Siciliano in Digital Security

Robert Siciliano

Let’s get one thing straight: it’s no longer possible to deny that your personal life in the physical world and your digital life are one and the same. Meaning, while you are present here on the ground, you continue existing online, whether you know it or like it or not.


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