Computer Security Myths

There is a commercial out there, I forget which company it is for at this time, that uses the premise that they can’t lie on the internet, aka, everything you read on the internet is true. Well, hopefully we know that the premise is false. The can lie on the internet. However, the same type […]

Passwords & Rea_MeM_8Ereeng Them

If you are like me, you can create wonderfully secure passwords that you think you will never forget. However, when it comes time to enter them, your mind draws a blank. Earlier I wrote about using a password vault such as Keypass. I came across this article by Kevan Lee on Lifehacker entitled, “Four Methods […]

Passwords: How Often?

In recent news, people are being to change their passwords because of a flaw in program that makes internet connection secure, OpenSSL. ┬áThere is a lot of material out on how this system worked and how hackers exploited this flaw, so I am not going to rehash material that is already out there. Instead, I […]

KeePass – Free & Easy Password Protection

If you have an online account, most likely you have to have a password to access that account. The trick is how do you create a password that is easy to remember, but not easy for someone else to guess? Some of us have used important dates in our lives, maiden names, names of our […]