Internet Safety and Security Topics

Listed below are some articles you can read so you can learn to keep your computer and home network safe. Keep your computers virus-free and safely protect your children from adult related material.

Parental Controls for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch | Parental Controls iPhone

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Securing a your  iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch so that it is safe to use can be pretty complicated.  If you’re not careful you can go through a lot of work to lock the front door, yet keep the windows open! There is no one-size-fits-all approach to security for using today’s phones, nor is there one […]

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Avoid Social Engineering Tricks and Traps | Internet Awareness

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Internet Awareness is improved by avoiding social engineering tricks and traps.  The best browser and computer security you can get is of no use if you fall prey to social engineering ploys.   Become more secure by increasing your internet awareness and understanding the schemes criminals uses to get to your information. Social Engineering and […]

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Elderly Computer Users – Jargon Buster #1 -What is Spam and How Do I Avoid It?

Email SPAM Put simply, spam is jargon for unsolicited email.  It is essentially junk email.  Most spam are advertisements where the advertiser wants you to click on a link which will lead you to a spot to purchase their product.  The reason spam works is that it really cheap to send an email.  Spammers, those […]

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Have Peace of Mind, Protect your Digital Life

Have you ever lost something very important to you, and never had a way to get it back?  Do you continue to regret the loss?  Do you wish you could have done something to avoid this?  Regarding your computer, there is a way to avoid loss, to protect your valuable computer, to ensure that if […]

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