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How-To The password managers of the major browsers were long regarded as narrow-gauge solutions for people who did not want to install separate tools. However, the current versions are catching up with the specialized programs. How-To Criminals are always finding new ways to steal confidential info and smuggle in malware. These tips can help keep you safe. How-To Hackers hijack mail accounts to send spam unnoticed under someone else's name. But the intruders leave traces, and there are also ways to get rid of them again.
How-To Zero-day gaps are software vulnerabilities for which no patch is yet available, although there is no time to lose. Nevertheless, you are not completely without protection. How-To Your router is a popular target for hackers. But if you know how such an attack works, you can take protective measures beforehand to make it impossible for hackers to take over your Wi-Fi network, router, and home network. How-To Chrome and Edge are not the only browsers for your computer. How-To Although data backup is a rather annoying task, it's nevertheless necessary. We present tools that make backups particularly convenient and secure. How-To Are you aware of your browser's security settings? Here are the most important Chrome tips to help you surf more safely. How-To We show you how Windows 11 keeps you safe and how to maximize your privacy. How-To Scam emails can cause massive headaches or, worse, financial ruin. Here are some telltale warning signs to look out for. Updated Updating your BIOS can cut boot times, fix compatibility issues, and improve overall performance–or brick your system if you do it wrong. But with recent AM5 motherboard issues, an out-of-date BIOS can leave your PC vulnerable. How-To Ensure that the data on your old drives is safe from prying eyes with this simple guide to securely wiping your hard drives. How-To Protect your email address and stop email snooping with these free tools. Tip This ten-second tweak boosts the safety of your login info. How-To No longer feel safe using LastPass as your password manager? Here’s how to export your data—including tips for how to do it securely. It takes just minutes. How-To Chances are that Microsoft automatically encrypted your PC during setup. But don’t worry—that key should be safely stored. Here’s where to find it. How-To Whether you use Windows Pro's built-in Bitlocker or the free Veracrypt utility, encrypting a file, folder, or drive is an easy way to keep your sensitive documents secure. How-To Here's how to change your Twitch password and set up two-factor authentication in the wake of a massive alleged hack. How-To Facebook's encrypted messaging feature, Secret Conversations, is available for everyone on Android and iOS.
How-To A step-by-step guide to make sure Office's Protected View is keeping you safe from the latest attack.