Over the past four years, we’ve witnessed [or have been affected by] a large upswing in data breaches, information leaks and your digital identities stolen or used against your own will for the profits of others. Protecting your and your family’s data and identities is now a real, immediate emergency. As part of this security… Continue reading Protecting Yourself, Your Online Data and Your Digital Finger Print
Almost 6 months ago today, Equifax announced one of the largest, yet most heinous breach of consumer data in the history of the Internet (and United States, frankly). An approximated 145 million US consumers have been compromised in this breach – with attackers gaining access to critical personal information such as: social security numbers, birth… Continue reading Equifax breach and the growing political circus
This popped today and we thought it was worth a few hundred words.
Just after a bright and hopeful ringing in of the New Year, January 2nd, 2018 came with an amazing, yet terrifying, report of two major processor (CPU) security vulnerabilities that affect virtually every computing device. The two CPU flaws – dubbed Meltdown and Spectre – are reported to affect CPU chips manufactured within the past… Continue reading Good work Intel. Spectre and Meltdown processor flaws leave everyone exposed and vulnerable
Let’s talk cryptocoin fans. Ripple (XRP) has and continues to be on a bullish run in the markets, grabbing market share and users left and right. Backed by the powerful RippleNet and major, A-list investors such as Andreessen-Horowitz, Seagate, Google Ventures, and SBI Virtual Currencies, Ripple has built a global network of payment settlement solutions… Continue reading Where can I buy Ripple (XRP)? This crypto is blasting off!
A recent study from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) finds that online users can suffer from online Security Fatigue. What? Why? Not me! I’m always safe online. Sure. We’ve reached a point in history that if you are using a computer to do things online, you are concerned about hacking, viruses or… Continue reading Online security fatigue – how to maintain your sanity
If you are new to cryptocurrency (or token-based) blockchains or plainly haven’t updated your Bitcoin blockchain in a long time, you’ll want to get the latest data on your blockchain ledgers quickly and efficiently. Otherwise, you’ll be in for a long wait time. Let’s learn about hacks to get your blockchains downloading and processing faster!