Improving Online Account Security: Instant Account Freezes

It is normal for online services to send you an emailed notification when certain things happen on your account. For example, when you check-in to a flight with British Airways, they send you an email notification of this. When I last changed my password on PayPal, I got the email notification below: Included in this email notification is a request for the user (in this … Continue reading Improving Online Account Security: Instant Account Freezes

Routing Internet Traffic Via Your Home PC

Travellers are typically more vulnerable to hackers intercepting their data: if you’re visiting somewhere and using wireless services, you’re typically relying on the operator of the network to be trustworthy and have a secure service. In reality, the risk of harm is very low, especially since poker site traffic is encrypted. However, a typical internet session will also include unencrypted but sensitive data being transmitted: … Continue reading Routing Internet Traffic Via Your Home PC