Don't-Miss Security Stories
Lenovo has been preloading new consumer PCs with Superfish adware that injects ads and hijacks the secure HTTPS encryption of every site you visit. Eradicating the threat isn't easy, but here's how, complete with a new automated tool.
Let your face be your password! Would that be your passface? Faceword?
Choosing the right VPN for you is hard enough. Why make it harder by having to muck about with network settings?
When you take your laptop to a library or café, you take a risk. But if you know what you're doing, you can minimize that risk.
You keep selected files or folders encrypted on your internal drive. But are they protected when you use an online backup service?
All your pricey electronics are juicy targets for hackers and sticky-fingered thieves. Here's how to reduce your risks while traveling.
In the third time since 2011, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission has shut down another operation selling bogus tech support to Windows PC owners.
We all have files that we'd rather not share with hackers and thieves (and maybe even our spouses). Here's how to put them in a place where no one else can open them.
Just because they're your friends doesn't mean they won't totally troll your Facebook if given the chance.
If you've got a problem with your PC. The Microsoft Store may be able to fix it for you for free.
The 'Shellshock' Bash shell bug is a big deal, but it's relatively easy to keep your home PC safe.
You can't always count on your spam filter to keep you safe. For those times, it pays to keep your scam sleuthing skills sharp.
You need a password manager; it's as important as antivirus. KeePass can do the job on all of your devices.