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Online Banking

Is it safe to use a mobile banking app over an open Wi-Fi connection?

Checking that all apps are doing it right is not feasible, but I set up a sniffer to verify that Gmail was using an https secure connection. The results?

Does cleaning cookies force me to re-verify my bank login?

It’s a pretty quick process to identify all the internet domains that need
to be listed in CCleaner as exceptions – so that you can easily login to your
favorite sites.

Does installing lots of programs destabilize my computer?

Skip the apps. Install the software that you’re going to use and use your
computer the way you want to use it!