The Hidden Privacy Threat of … Flashlight Apps?


by Robert McMillan, Wired When I downloaded the Flashlight app to my iPhone, I was in a jam. I was camping, I think. Or maybe a pen had rolled under my couch. I remember that smug sense of self-congratulation after I downloaded the software, which converted the iPhone’s LED flash into a steady and bright beam […]

10 Ways to Protect Your Home Network from Hackers

by Dan Tynan Protecting your family’s digital assets used to be easy. You just turned on your PC’s built-in firewall settings and turned on an antivirus program. As long as you didn’t install strange software or do anything stupid, you were usually OK. Times have changed. Now you can get infected just by visiting a […]