Tag Archives: security

Online Security Tips

lockby Catherine L. Tully

We all know that computer security can be an issue, but do you really know how to protect yourself? Check out these cyber security tips given here by the Department of Homeland Security.

Learn how to reduce spam, deal with cyberbullies, safeguard your data and how to stay safe on social networking sites. This website really is an amazing resource.

Is Your Computer Safe?


Learning to protect yourself when you are on the computer is important. What do you know about computer security? Are you doing all you can to make sure that you are safe? The Federal Trade Comission has some great information on this topic, including specifics for laptop owners, information about phishing and e-mail scams and tips on avoiding spyware.

Take a few minutes today to see if you are doing everything that you can to make sure you are safe when you are online.

Keeping Your E-Mail Safe


How much do you know about keeping your e-mail account safe? Writers spend large amounts of time online and e-mail is typically the way we communitcate. That said, if you don’t know much about how to keep your computer safe when using it–now’s the time to get up to speed. After all, you can’t afford a virus or other issues. Take a look here to see what you know–and more importantly–what you don’t.