Wireless networks are becoming increasingly commonplace, but a surprising large number of them are insecure. This article explains the steps you need to take in securing your wireless network.
Whether you’re an IT professional in a large corporation, a small business owner, or just want to make sure your personal computer is virus free, find the information you’re looking for at BrightHub. From data protection, to online privacy and compliance concerns, to facing every day computer and network security threats from viruses and malware find a wealth of resources from the most basic to the complex.
If you’re concerned about the information security of your small business you can find a multitude of articles from writers who understand where you’re coming from. SMB / SME owners juggle many of the same issues and compliance standards as larger businesses, but with much smaller staffs and budgets. A prevalence of computer security threats means that small businesses are no less vulnerable than their larger counterparts, yet many small businesses remain unprotected and confused on how to safeguard their businesses with limited resources.
Other non-techies who face security needs include parents, teachers and others seeking to protect their online privacy and keep their personal computer virus free. Read reviews of the top antivirus software, tips on being safe on the internet and even online etiquette. We also have advice for keeping kids safe while surfing the internet.
For the more advanced, the Computer Security channel on BrightHub.com is a convenient resource for expert advice on a variety of security and compliance issues facing IT staff of medium and larger sized businesses today. Managing Editor Jean Amprimoz and a team of technology writers, offer well-researched articles and tips to help juggle the myriad and often confusing world of network security, PCI DSS compliance, online privacy concerns and data protection. In addition to informative small business security articles and information on how to protect their clients’, their employees’ and their own data. Don’t hesitate to ask questions of the professionals and voice your own opinion in the comments.
Creating and maintaining a VPN can be both costly and complex. This article explains how you can empower your employees with secure remote access, without a VPN.
There are a huge number of pay-for and freeware registry cleaners available, but do they really help resolve problems and enhance performance? Read on to find out.
Most people will probably have heard of heuristic anti-virus detection, but what exactly is it and what are its benefits? This article will explain all.
Numerous websites recommend disabling your SSID broadcast on wireless network access points. But it’s a bad idea. This article explains why.
This guide compares features of the following three programs: RoboForm Pro, Norton Confidential, and Password Manager XP. The primary focus of this comparison is on password management functionality, though other features in each package are considered in final recommendations.
Diskeeper 2007 Professional is the latest version of a well established third-party defragmenter. Diskeeper 2007 Professional is undoubtedly an improvement on the defragmenter bundled with Windows, but is it enough of an improvement to justfiy the extra money? Read on.
Our review indicates NTRconnect Pro is an easy and inexpensive remote-access and control solution. With NTRconnect, you can quickly and securely access the programs and data on your home or office computer from any Internet-connected computer anywhere in the world.
LogMeIn is web-based remote access solution that enables you to easily access and control your home or office computer from any Internet-connected computer. With LogMeIn, your programs and data will always be within easy reach.
GoToMyPC is a remote-access solution that makes it easy for you to tap into your home or office computer from any Internet-connected computer, anywhere in the world, at any time.