How Does Facebook People Search Work?

Social media platforms are great for finding long lost friends or family in far-flung places, but how they work remains a mystery for many people. The People Search feature on Facebook works like any other search engine - it retrieves results based on the keywords used. Facebook uses an algorithm… Continue reading

What is a Social Engineering Attack? Techniques & Prevention Tips

Social engineering attacks are a new approach to stealing a person’s sensitive information or gaining access to a company’s accounts. These attempts, which are often similar to phishing, specifically disarm the recipient by disguising a malicious email or text message to make it look like it’s from a friend or… Continue reading

What Are The Worst Passwords To Use?

In order to choose a good, safe password, it’s important to know why a strong password is important: it’s not likely that an individual will take time to try cracking your password and gaining access to your accounts and files. Instead, the work is likely to be done by a… Continue reading

Things You Shouldn’t Post On Facebook

Photos of your young children in the tub, photos of your latest big game hunt, images of wild parties, your airline boarding pass, and embarrassing images of friends are just a few of the things that shouldn’t be posted to Facebook. Add to that your birthdate, home address, and vacation… Continue reading

Online Banking Tips: 5 Security Essentials You Need to Follow

Online banking has revolutionized the personal finance industry making it quick and easy for you to access your accounts and perform routine transactions. The real-time nature of online banking gives you a sense of control over your money. People love the instant-gratification of seeing funds move or deposit instantly. Online… Continue reading

Online E-Card Scam: When Good Wishes Deliver Troubles

Wanting to send a friend or family member a congratulatory message or card for the holidays is an admirable trait, but the growing popularity of e-cards, or electronic cards, that are sent via email, have now become a prime way to infect your computer with viruses and spyware. Here are… Continue reading

5 Things to Watch For When Signing Up For an Online Service

The Internet is a fantastic place that provides unlimited knowledge, access to resources and a way to connect globally. However, it is also a landscape where danger lurks, and you have to be careful where you visit and what you do while there. Most of the web is populated by… Continue reading

5 Things You Should Know Before Exploring the “Dark Web”

The dark web or “DarkNet” is a deeply hidden part of the Internet that most people are not aware of, or have only heard of from movies and TV. The dark web is not accessible via traditional search engines. There are three levels of the Internet, the public Internet, which… Continue reading

What are the 5 Biggest Online Scams?

Is it any consolation that you’re now more likely to be a victim of crime at your own home – by computer – rather than in the street in most places? That’s true, a larger percentage of people than ever is likely to be victimized by online scams. Fraud and… Continue reading
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Best Cities in the USA for Safe Cycling

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Factual Research and Public Records: What to Know

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5 Ways to Find Out If Someone Is Divorced

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How Does Facebook People Search Work?

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What is a Social Engineering Attack? Techniques & Prevention Tips

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How to Lookup Someone’s Dating Profile and Why You Should Do It

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10 States with “No Candy” Laws for Halloween

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Does Infotracer Notify the Person You Ran a Background Check On?

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What are the 5 Biggest Online Scams?

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Online E-Card Scam: When Good Wishes Deliver Troubles

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Who’s More Likely to Text and Drive – Teenagers or Their Parents?

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5 Things You Should Know Before Exploring the “Dark Web”

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Best and Worst States for DMV

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