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Imperva released analysis of 32 million breached Passwords

Sunday, January 31, 2010, 4:53 AM | 2 Comments

Imperva, a data security firm, has released its findings for about 32 million passwords that were breached or exposed, in a report on January 21 for the year 2009. It’s interesting to see that the top exposed passwords are so obvious a kid can try them. If you are a webmaster and the king of […]



Protect yourself from Phishing, Vishing, Smishing and Lottery Scams

Thursday, October 29, 2009, 9:12 AM | Leave Comment

I will define and explain Phishing, Vishing, Smishing and Lottery Scams one by one. The schmucks are everywhere. You think you have a Personal Computer and you are at the top of the world in terms of the technology – hardware and software. But the crooks are way ahead of you and me. Any technology […]



Aah! You bought a new PC. Now what?

Tuesday, September 8, 2009, 6:47 AM | 4 Comments

Schools and colleges have started their sessions. Students and parents and many others have bought or are in the process of buying a new Personal Computer. Now is the time to take some steps to keep your new machine clean and free of malware. Here is what you need to do before you do anything […]



17 States And DC Have Banned Texting While Driving

Wednesday, August 26, 2009, 6:29 AM | Leave Comment

Texting is wildly popular. The number of monthly text messages has increased more than tenfold in the past three years to 110.4 billion in December 2008, up from 9.8 billion in December 2005, more than a ten-fold, according to the wireless industry trade organization CTIA. Texting while driving is unsafe. Not only are a driver’s […]



Who says only the living are susceptible to identity theft

Sunday, August 9, 2009, 7:14 AM | Leave Comment

I thought when people are dead, they are gone – no more. nada, zilch. The problem is they leave a whole history of their lives behind, especially their financial history. When people die, it seems that a vacuum gets created and who fills up that vacuum? The grave diggers – not to be confused with […]