What are 2-step and 2-factor authentication?

What are 2-step and 2-factor authentication?

In our current digital age, safeguarding online account credentials is a critical cybersecurity measure for individual end users and businesses alike. If you want to improve your security posture and protect your sensitive data from malicious hackers, it’s essential to familiarize yourself with two-step and two-factor authentication.

A beginner’s guide to social media safety

A beginner’s guide to social media safety

In the wake of Facebook’s worldwide privacy scandal, it’s time to revisit some social media best practices. Your personal information is incredibly valuable to online advertisers and malicious hackers, and you can’t rely on social media platforms to keep it safe when they’re primarily concerned with making a profit.

The dangers of autocomplete passwords

The dangers of autocomplete passwords

The ability to have an internet browser save and autocomplete your passwords can be incredibly convenient—especially when you have a unique, complex password to remember for each of your user accounts—but this convenience comes with a hidden security cost.