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The 5 stages of phone loss grief

Its happened to most of us. That urge to look at your phone has become a part of everyday life. Maybe you are expecting a phone call, or perhaps you want to know how many likes that picture of your...

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Mobile

VPN for Android
Browsing on your Android while on the go? Learn how a VPN helps protect your browsing activity on your Android smartphone or tablet, especially while using public Wi-Fi.
Published: August 08, 2018 ·3 min read
Norton App Lock: Protect your sensitive apps
There are currently over 4 million apps available across various mobile platforms. It's virtually impossible to keep track of each and every app on all of your devices, whether it is a shared...
Published: August 08, 2018 ·4 min read
Mobile scams: How to identify them and protect yourself
Identity Theft is one of the most dangerous threats on the Internet Landscape. If a cybercriminal gains access to your financial information, it can be a potential catastrophe. In this post we’ll outline how you can keep your personal data protected from prying eyes.
Published: August 08, 2018 ·2 min read
Why public Wi-Fi could be a disaster for you
Although WiFi has greatly increased convenience for laptop and smartphone users, it’s also opened up a significant number of security risks. Here’s how you can protect yourself from these threats.
Published: August 08, 2018 ·3 min read

Internet of Things

What is a honeypot? How it is used in cyber security?
A honeypot is a computer or computer system intended to mimic likely targets of cyberattacks. Learn more about what a honeypot is and how it works.
Published: August 01, 2022 ·3 min read
Keep your home Wi-Fi safe in 7 simple steps
Small vulnerabilities in your home Wi-Fi network could cause problems. Learn how to secure your Wi-Fi connection in 7 simple steps.
Published: July 20, 2022 ·4 min read
What is the Internet of Things?
The Internet of Things or IoT: It’s a phrase you may have seen or heard as our world grows more connected by the day. But what does it mean?
Published: August 08, 2018 ·3 min read
The connected home: How safe is it?
The connected home is focused on ease of use and convenience. Have you ever left the house and wondered if you turned the heater off, or locked the front door? Well, with the connected home, there’s an app for that!
Published: August 08, 2018 ·4 min read

Malware

Trojan viruses: Detecting and removing
Help protect your device against Trojan viruses. Learn effective ways and essential tips to defend against malware and other threats.
Published: May 08, 2024 ·6 min read
Famous computer viruses: A historical look at notable cyberthreats
Learn about the most famous computer viruses and their impact, including examples and the history of these cyberthreats.
Published: March 22, 2024 ·6 min read
What is ransomware?
Dive into our comprehensive guide on ransomware to understand how these attacks work and crucial strategies to protect yourself and fight back.
Published: January 19, 2024 ·4 min read
What is antivirus? Definition, types, and benefits
Antivirus protection is essential, given the array of cyberthreats. Learn why.
Published: November 28, 2023 ·8 min

Privacy

How to delete your digital footprint: Complete guide
Learn how to delete your digital footprint and why it’s important for your online privacy. Discover tips to stay private online.
Published: May 21, 2024 ·8 min 45 sec read
Is free public Wi-Fi as safe as you think?
Free Wi-Fi might be appealing but it comes with risks. Learn how to stay safer on public Wi-Fi and keep your data private.
Published: May 03, 2024 ·5 min read
What is a VPN and what does it do?
A virtual private network (VPN) gives you online privacy and anonymity by creating a private network from a public internet connection. Learn more from Norton.
Updated: April 09, 2024 ·8 min read
What is encryption? How it works + types of encryption
Encryption converts sensitive information or data into a secret code to prevent unauthorized access. Learn how to protect your personal data with encryption.
Published: January 22, 2024 ·3 min read

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