I get a lot of questions about privacy settings on Facebook. Everyone knows that Facebook privacy settings are important, but many people don’t know how to get started making changes to protect themselves and their family members. The good news
Unless you’ve been truly off the grid the past few weeks, you’ve heard about the hack of Ashley Madison, the website dedicated to making extramarital affairs as easy as online dating. Are you one of those unlucky would-be Romeos whose
My article on protecting privacy on the Internet was published yesterday on The Next Web. You can read the original here or see just the text below. 7 Ways to Protect Your Privacy on the Internet By Morgan Slain, SplashData CEO
New research from Google has highlighted the risks many of us take when we quickly answer those ubiquitous security questions on websites after we create our passwords. These security questions and answers are especially important because they tend to be used
Good summary in Network World of a consumer password survey by mobile security company Telesign. Some key findings: About half of those responding to the 2,000-person online survey say their passwords are over five years old The study found that
Some good tips in this article on ATM card theft. “According to a recent FICO report, in the first five months of 2015, thieves have been installing skimming devices in ATM machines at breakneck speed and stealing significant numbers of
Here are some quick takeaways about the recently reported hack into the IRS system: Over 100,000 tax returns stolen Attacks took place between February and mid-May 2015 Attackers used IRS’s “Get Transcript” system Motivation likely to claim fraudulent tax returns
According to a story from Wired UK, a well known jailbreaker named Comex has figured out how to get a browser running on an Apple Watch. No real details as of yet, but you can see video of it here.
If you own any LIFX smart bulb, go get a software update as soon as possible. Security researchers were able to hack into the bulbs to reveal the passwords on the local WiFi networks they were connected to.
SplashID Safe got a mention in a great NY Times article on how to share your sensitive data with loved ones once you pass on.