How To Create And Manage Strong Passwords Hassle-free?

How To Create And Manage Strong Passwords Hassle-free?

Even though you have most probably heard about the importance of using strong passwords, the fear of having to remember the likes of “y7$s:0Io27*eyhO{l}”, or having to copy them from a notebook each time you want to login to your various accounts might have hold you back so far. As a result, you might have settled for weak, but easy-to-remember passwords, like “joe123”, or “qwerty”.

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Malware Protection Best Practises When Shopping For Mom

Malware protection best practises when shopping for Mom

Mother’s Day is just around the corner so most of us are already busy looking up gift ideas online. As long as we only look, things are less risky. But if you have already found the gift you want to give your Mom in a few days time, stop for a minute before you go to checkout. Let’s offer you some best practises for making sure that your financial details do not fall victim to malware you may unintentionally download before, or during purchase.

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How To Avoid Identity Theft During This Tax Season?

How To Avoid Identity Theft During This Tax Season?

The time is here to file taxes and if you use the Internet to get it done there are some very important best practices for preventing identity theft this season. Cyber-criminals are especially in favor of the tax season because the documents you are required to submit contain highly sensitive information about your identity and finances, such as, your name, physical address, banking details, loan details, employee details, etc, and of course, your social security number. Don’t let any of them fall into the wrong hands! By implementing the best practices we share in this article you can make sure that your confidential details remain protected.

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Data Privacy Day 2014: East-Tec Becomes A Champion To Help Raise Awareness

Data Privacy Day 2014: East-Tec Becomes A Champion To Help Raise Awareness

As each of the last few years brought news of serious data privacy issues involving some of the biggest companies in the world, along with a huge number of their affected customers, the importance of protecting one’s data privacy is slowly becoming recognized. Unfortunately, 2013 wasn’t short of such news; in fact, it offered some of the most jaw-dropping reports to date, such as, the Snowden revelations and the Target issue. East-Tec would like to highlight that in the face of such events, the usual, anti-virus based privacy protection, without permanent removal of one’s PC and Internet activity traces, is simply not reliable anymore.

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