Category Archives: Security

A Few Words About Backups …

Andrew Comeau   April 3, 2015   Comments Off on A Few Words About Backups …
Photo courtesy of Kārlis Dambrāns (https://www.flickr.com/photos/janitors/). Used under Creative Commons license.

People are storing more and more of their data on computers and other devices at this point, from e-mails to photographs and music collections. While computers make a lot of things easier and enable us to do things we couldn’t years ago, they require just as much attention and maintenance as your car or any other machine that plays a… Read more »

Beware of Domain Name Scams

Andrew Comeau   May 14, 2014   Comments Off on Beware of Domain Name Scams
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There’s a scam out there that you need to be aware of. It’s technically legal although shady at best. It can cost you money if you’re not careful. Here’s how it works … Let’s say that you own the domain WidgetKingdom.net. You would have gotten the .COM domain but it wasn’t available so you settled for .NET. One day you… Read more »