Beware Microsoft Office 365 Phishing Attacks!

We’re seeing an uptick in email phishing attacks purporting to come from Microsoft about Office 365. They’re quite convincing messages that tell users that their credit card payment has failed, that an account needs renewing, or that a password needs to be confirmed. Needless to say, they’re all complete scams, and clicking a link [...]

By |2019-05-06T17:47:27+00:00May 14th, 2019|iOS Tips, Mac Tips|Comments Off on Beware Microsoft Office 365 Phishing Attacks!

Have Your Online Passwords Been Stolen? Here’s How to Find Out.

Data breaches have become commonplace, with online thieves constantly breaking into corporate and government servers and making off with millions—or even hundreds of millions!—of email addresses, often along with other personal information like names, physical address, and passwords. It would be nice to think that all companies properly encrypt their password databases, but the [...]

By |2018-07-07T11:43:36+00:00July 13th, 2018|iOS Tips, Mac Tips|Comments Off on Have Your Online Passwords Been Stolen? Here’s How to Find Out.

Five Things You Should Never Do with Passwords (and Three You Should)

Passwords are the bane of our modern existence. Nearly anything you want to do, it seems, calls for a password. As the Internet’s reach extends beyond computers and into phones, TVs, appliances, and even toys, we have to enter passwords with increasing frequency and in ever more annoying ways. To make dealing with passwords [...]

By |2018-01-03T17:43:13+00:00January 19th, 2018|iOS Tips, Mac Tips|Comments Off on Five Things You Should Never Do with Passwords (and Three You Should)