Tag: online threats

How Your Mind Has Been Exploited

Sometimes the greatest threats come from a world we cannot see. Viruses are silent killers. You cannot punch a virus. They get inside you and destroy you from within. There are biological viruses, computer viruses, and psychological viruses. The first two are easier to understand than the last one. By now we understand that we

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Rethinking Security on Mac

I haven’t used antivirus software since 2007 when I switched from Windows to Mac. Like many Mac users, I believed that OS X is impervious to viruses and other security threats. But, I have come to the conclusion that this is a flawed belief. Security threats are not limited to viruses and spyware, there are

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