Security

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Destroying Data the Cheap and Easy Way

I walked by our local computer repair shop on the way to lunch yesterday and ran across a couple of kids taking customer privacy seriously. Instead of perusing ...
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Novatel MiFi Exploit Gives Up Data

It is no secret that many of us on the GBM Team love the Novatel MiFi card. We've got several members who use and rely on these handy mobile hotspots in both th...
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Check your webmail accounts

Just this morning, I've had to deal with one hacked webmail account, received word of another, and heard from a trusted source that a security-oriented agency h...
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Data Locker

This is the Data Locker Pro AES, a platform independent portable hard drive with 256 bit hardware AES encryption. ...
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Laptop Security Tips

Lifehacker is featuring an excellent how-to that demonstrates the steps necessary to secure and protect your laptop.  Their tips are broken down into the ...
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Are SSDs A Bigger Security Risk?

Interesting article in ComputerWorld about the increased security risks of Solid-state drives (SSDs). According to some experts they aren’t as secure as ...
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GottaBeSecure: WiFi vs. Mobile Broadband

If you read my weekly GottaBeSecure articles, you'll know that WiFi security is one of my favorite topics. Many people ask me, however, whether cell phone da...