Security

6 times when hackers forced companies to go bankrupt and shut down

When you hear of hacking and cyber attacks, most of you would perceive these terms as something from sci-fi movies. Nonetheless, it’s high time to realize that hacking isn’t a fictional thing. Nor is it rare. From cracking your personal account passwords to taking over your firm’s IT structure, everything… 10
Last Updated: December 20, 2020 by Abeerah Hashim

How to prevent hacking (an ultimate guide with a list of 35 effective ways)

Privacy and security should be a priority, especially in our digitally inclined world. Many people think that having strong passwords or using an antivirus is enough to prevent hacking. However, there’s a lot more that you need to do and practice to protect your accounts and devices from hackers today. 10
Last Updated: August 14, 2021 by Samuel Walker

How to jailbreak a Firestick and stream safely (September 2021 easy guide)

Amazon Firestick is a blessing for everyone who loves streaming. This little streaming device can transform your TV into a Smart TV, allowing you to watch your favorite movies and shows in high quality. However, to enjoy the ultimate streaming experience of your desired content, you need to Firestick hacks. 10
Last Updated: September 1, 2021 by Abeerah Hashim

26 travel safety tips (both online and offline security)

Traveling can be thrilling since it has to do with exploring and change of environment. It could either be for work purposes or an exciting getaway vacation where you can have time to bask in the sun while enjoying the beauty of a new destination. Even if your trip is… 10
Last Updated: September 12, 2021 by Douglas Mabiria

Is it safe to use hotel WiFi? No. Here’s how you can protect yourself when on it

A free WiFi connection is considered a luxury when you travel abroad and don’t want to subscribe to international roaming and mobile data. Yes, without WiFi, you might feel detached and unattended. But are you sure the wireless hotspot provided in your hotel room is safe and reliable to use?… 10
Last Updated: December 16, 2020 by Samuel Walker

What is an SSL certificate and reasons why you must care about it

While surfing the internet as a new website owner or user, we are sure you have probably noticed how various sites have initial address variations, i.e., HTTPS://, while some have HTTP://. Have you ever wondered the difference the ‘s’ in HTTPS:// makes and why some sites have it, and others… 10
Last Updated: December 16, 2020 by Douglas Mabiria

13 social media security best practices for optimum privacy (2021 guide)

Social media is a wonderful resource to stay connected with your friends and family. In fact, people have become increasingly dependent on it for business purposes as well. So, it’s quite natural for everyone to worry about social media security. It’s because, on the one hand, social media has linked… 10
Last Updated: December 31, 2020 by Abeerah Hashim

How to encrypt your internet traffic (the 2021 guide)

As a regular internet user, you might have come across the term ‘encryption’ many times. However, most naive internet users are still unaware of this critical term. Nonetheless, given the rising cybersecurity threats, it is essential to encrypt your data everywhere, including internet traffic generated from your devices. Several… 10
Last Updated: July 12, 2021 by Nwachukwu Glory

What is a URL blacklist and how do I fix it?

Keeping in mind the ever-increasing number of cyberattacks, your website’s security should be your top-most priority. Also, your site acts as the window to your business’s image. That means, keeping it clean and stunning is part of marketing and closing deals. URL blacklisting is one of many complex challenges you… 10
Last Updated: March 11, 2021 by Samuel Walker

Is Putlocker safe and legal? How to use it securely

If you are an online streaming lover, Putlocker is more like heaven for you. But if you wonder is it safe, the answer to your concern is a big no. Though, there is a turnaround to stream Putlocker safely; the use of a quality VPN. We will uncover all that… 10
Last Updated: July 17, 2021 by Nwachukwu Glory