JUST VENMO ME

Everyone uses Venmo these days. But should you?   This digital-age app allows you to transfer or receive money almost instantly from the comfort of your phone. All you have to do is link a [...]

HOW TO SECURE EMAIL LIKE A PRO

We’ve all gotten those emails—get a free iPad, travel for free, I am a Nigerian prince and you need to help me. And we know those are scams. But what about the lesser-known ones? The ones that [...]

REMEMBERING PASSWORDS + KEEPING THEM SAFE

If you have trouble coming up with secure passwords or remembering the ones you’ve created for each account, password managers are a great solution. Password managers, like LastPass, Dashlane, or [...]

BEYOND PASSWORDS: SECURING YOUR ACCOUNTS LIKE A PRO

We’ve talked at length about why passwords are not very secure on their own, and how you can build better passwords to give would-be attackers a hard time. But to really secure your accounts and [...]

WHAT MAKES A GOOD PASSWORD?

Ah, the mandatory password change. That once-per-quarter occasion to change your top-secret passphrase from Fluffyc@t10 to Fluffyc@t11. Supposedly, this helps keep you and your company safe from [...]

WHY PASSWORDS ARE TERRIBLE

What do your bank account, health information and email have in common with your company’s intellectual property, customer data and financials? (Hint: it’s not a trick question.) The answer is [...]