Security

Checklist for Coffee Shop Computing

Checklist for Coffee Shop Computing With all the news of the data breaches it is no surprise people are concerned with security when connecting their smart phones, tablets and laptops to the internet. However, most folks don’t think twice about connecting to free wi-fi wherever they go. This is a very risky situation and there […]

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Death and Taxes and Passwords…Oh My!

Death and Taxes and Passwords…Oh My! With so many digital assets in our lives  these days it takes a wake-up call to realize how critical online accounts are AFTER we die. Everyone knows the famous two things that are certain in life – Death and Taxes. Recently in a church class, appropriately named “Set Your […]

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Business Continuity And Blogging – Plan Ahead Now!

Thinking About Risk As many bloggers have found out in recent times, the ease and joy of setting up a WordPress self-hosted blog can turn sour quickly. Reality strikes in many forms – hackers, hosting service issues, getting blocked by Google and countless other risks. In the off-line world natural disasters, fire and flood can […]

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Internet Change Your Password Day!

  “Internet Change Your Password Day” This new annual event has been created by Internet Tech Guy to remind you to change your passwords on a regular basis. Start with these tips and take action to celebrate Internet Change Your Password Day!   Make your passwords at least 14 characters…really! Make your passwords a mix of letters, […]

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Thanks For Paying Attention!

We would like to send out a big thanks to everyone that participated in National Cyber Security Awareness Month! I hope everyone will be more alert and PAY ATTENTION while on line. ‘Tis the Season! The holiday season is coming upon us quickly and the retailers aren’t the only ones looking forward to sales and […]

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National Cyber Security Awareness Month

As you know, this site is very focused on computer and Internet Security. Because of this focus, we at Internet Tech Guy fully support and endorse National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM). This campaign has been conducted every October since 2004. It is a national public awareness campaign to encourage everyone to protect their computers […]

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Self-hosting Your WordPress Blog? Read This

My friend Regina Smola over at WPSecurityLock.com has written an excellent article on hosting services. Click on over to read and learn from her experience helping hundred’s of folks to secure their WordPress blogs… (Read the article here)

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Don’t Click That Link! or “Here You Have” TROUBLE!

Internet Tech Guy wants to help spread the word to “Get Safe! Stay Safe!” Many folks get malware links everyday in email. Be diligent, always! Please do not click the link! Pay attention to all email and think before you click. Here is a quote from my bank’s website from a previous scam: ”My Bank” […]

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Web Browser Shootout! Which One Is Best For WordPress Bloggers?

Whether we are casual web surfers or dedicated on-line business people, the primary tool in our technology kit is our web browser. In fact, the various browsers our visitors use shape much of the experience when they come to your site. With this in mind, pay attention to our blogging so that your site is […]

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May Day Hack Attack! The Saga Continues…

The aftermath of the on-going hacks directed at major hosting services continues to cause pain with those trying to clean up and restore their sites. Once again we at WPSecurityLock.com want to stress that these attacks are not limited to any one platform or any one hosting company. We have had reports for not only […]

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