Don't-Miss Security Stories
One of the downsides of protecting your data from others is how easy it is to lose it all.
You'll be a happier 1Password user once you master these mobile tips and tricks, from unlocking 1Password with your fingerprint to entering passwords with the 1Password keyboard.
Employees are often the weakest link in your company's security chain. But with a little knowledge and foresight you can mitigate the risks. In this video, CIO.com senior writer Sharon Florentine explains the anatomy of a phishing scam and how you and your workers can avoid becoming a victim.
Protect your data from the Turkish Crime Family demanding ransom from Apple—or from any hackers and creeps, for that matter. It's really quite easy to set up.
What to do when Apple keeps pestering you with a request for a security approval and there doesn't seem to be a way to grant it or deny it.
Network World contributing editor David Strom provides a roundup of how to enable data leak prevention features on three email security platforms.
You can recover a lost FileVault password or erase a FileVault drive, losing everything but regaining the ability to use the system.
If you've found malware on your system, what should you do about it? This video walks you through the steps of getting the bad stuff off your PC.
A reader wants to protect the bootable clone he makes of his startup volume just as effectively.
Don't let your smart clock expose you to hackers. A web app from BullGuard can help.
After infecting a system with Locky Ransomware, CSO attempted to recover it using basic tools and backups
CSO Online's Steve Ragan infects a laptop with Locky Ransomware
A reader wisely changed his Yahoo password on his Mac weeks ago, but wondered why it updated on his iOS devices, too.
If you’re new to 2FA, remember you can still use non-Apple services for contacts and calendars, and for email.
Apple slipped in a change in April 2016 that’s affecting people who change the protection on their Apple ID accounts.
After using my favorite VPN, you won’t be able to bear living without it.
Facebook's new encrypted messaging feature, Secret Conversations, is now live for everyone on Android and iOS.
If you have Apple’s Server app, you have access to an excellent VPN server that’s simple to set up and easy to use.
Goodbye, product key; hello, digital license. Learn more about the changes here.
The Express settings option will make your installation go faster, but you might inadvertently agree to conditions you wouldn't choose for yourself.
A reader wants to know whether a Snow Leopard Time Machine backup can migrate to a new OS X installation.
An acquaintance recently lost access permanently to his Apple ID, but you can take action to prevent that.