(GEARBRAIN) June 29, 2016 - IoTs to put on your watch list are baby monitors, and certain toilets, like the Satis smart toilet, which three years ago, was found to have a vulnerability that made it susceptible to hacking.
(GEARBRAIN) April 26, 2016 - Start with these 13 definitions so you can talk, and walk, data security details.
(GEARBRAIN) December 15, 2015 - Malware creates vulnerabilities that can allow criminals to steal logins, passwords and anything else typed or stored on your smartphone from emails to photos. As an added bonus? Thieves can hijack built-in cameras and microphones to spy on users.
(GEARBRAIN) December 12, 2015 - If your mobile device gets hacked you lose data. If your smart car is the target? You could lose your life.
(GEARBRAIN) November 23, 2015 - Step One: We type Free.AVG.com into our browser. Then click on free download.The software will create a file for itself in our download file.
(GEARBRAIN) November 23, 2015 - Routers have a firewall, a protective barricade, between you and the Internet, for added security. We'll walk you through the steps on setting up your touter, and the details on locking away access.
(GEARBRAIN) November 19, 2015 - Think you're safe using your smartphone to lock up the house? Maybe not. Curious who else has access to personal data like your sleep schedule, or medical details?
(GEARBRAIN) November 12, 2015 - We installed Avast Security to our Android while connected to a home network. It took less than a minute, but if you're on Wi-Fi, a few minutes more can be expected.
(GEARBRAIN) November 12, 2015 - Before buying that first wireless thermostat or connected watch, make sure you're smart as well, particularly around IoT security.