Articles tagged: hackers

Microsoft account activity

Why Do I See Lots of Failed Login Attempts on My Account?

We are all under constant attack. I’ll show you how to look at your Outlook.com recent activity and review why it might be full of failed login attempts.

Wanted Poster

Are the Bad Guys Winning?

Media hype makes it seem like the bad guys are winning. They’re always in the lead – but don’t believe the hype.

Brute Force

How Can a Hacker Try All Possible Passwords If Systems Block the Login Attempts?

Some hackers just go for the low-hanging fruit and try the most common passwords, and there is one scenario where brute force works very well.

Hacker in the night

How Do I Keep My Computer from Being Hacked at Night?

Hacking attempts happen all day long. You really need to protect yourself 24/7. Fortunately, there are several steps that you can take to stay safe.

Webcam

How do webcams get hacked?

The bottom line is – avoid malware. Do all of the things you know to do to keep your machine safe and malware-free and you will also keep your webcam secure.

Someone has stolen my email account. What can I do to get it back?

The outlook is grim if your email account has been stolen, but there are a couple things that you can try to do to recover it.