Tag Archives: esecurity

How to Enable “Do Not Track”

Are the commercials at the edges of your web pages stalking you? Have you noticed after sending an email to a friend telling them about the fun you had in Fiji, the display ads try to tempt you away again? … Continue reading

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Safe Shopping Online: Tips for a Happy Holiday

Shopping online at Christmas means: avoiding the parking hassles and the crowds, enjoying 24/7 shopping hours and finding some great bargains all from the comfort of your own home.  Sounds perfect, doesn’t it?  Being aware of potential security traps and … Continue reading

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How to Create Strong Passwords

In this day and age no one would dream of leaving their house-key under the front door mat – it’s just not safe. When it comes to online security, weak passwords are like leaving the key out. Choosing strong passwords … Continue reading

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Web Browsers and Security Bugs

Everyone uses web browsers to surf the net and view website content. We trust Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, or Chrome to find and take us to the sites we need, but how safe are they really? Stay Smart Online (an Australian … Continue reading

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Identity Theft Risk for Playstation Network Users

From the ABC News: Australian users of the Sony PlayStation are being told to change their passwords or risk identity theft after hackers accessed the personal information of millions of customers. Names, addresses, birth dates and other personal details of … Continue reading

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