Father’s Day – 6 Gifts for a A Secure and Fun Father’s Day

If there’s one thing dads love, it’s gadgets! FixMeStick is the perfect Father’s Day gift for a dad who loves to stay up-to-date on the latest security measures, and with use on up to 3 computers, FixMeStick will make him the virus removal hero of your whole household! Give your dad the peace-of-mind of having a virus free computer – click here to get your dad a FixMeStick this Father’s Day.
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What To Know And Learn From Election Fraud

What To Know And Learn From Election Fraud

With the US Midterm election coming up, we all want to know – is your vote secure? The voting machines used for elections are just old computers running on outdated operating systems. Vulnerabilities have been found in all areas of these machines. It’s been tested that remote hackers can easily install malware, and even poll-workers could gain access to hacking the machines. So just how secure are elections? 

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What Twitter’s Password Bug Has Taught Us About Online Security

What Twitter’s Password Bug Has Taught Us About Online Security

On Thursday, May 3rd, Twitter warned over 330 million users to change their passwords. A bug in their system meant these passwords had previously been stored in an insecure internal log. Although there was no indication of a breach or misuse, it is strongly recommended to change your password on Twitter and any other service where you use this same password. Keep reading for what this bug has taught us about online security.  Read more

Important Privacy Settings to Change on Facebook

Important Privacy Settings to Change on Facebook

In 2018 Facebook has been called out for massive data sharing that exploited the information of over 87 million of the platform’s users. For World Privacy week FixMeStick has compiled a list of settings you should change from Facebook’s defaults. While these settings claim to optimize your user experience they share a ton of information that’s used by third-party advertisers. Keep reading for tips that can limit that data your share on Facebook.  Read more