10 Tips for Protecting Your Identity from the Emerging Threat of SIM Swapping

When the internet was new, passwords were state of the art in personal protection. Back then, a strong password was all you needed to protect your accounts, your assets, and your identity, but the hackers have learned a great deal in the intervening years.   As hackers got better at guessing passwords and breaking encryption, …

New Technology: Are You Ready to Do Away With Some Passwords and Increase Security?

Some prominent IT industry leaders are pushing to expedite the transition away from device passwords, replacing them by using cell phones as “passkeys.” The plan is to begin by taking advantage of alternative authentication technologies including biometrics that are already built into newer mobile devices and computers. How will mobile device passkeys work? You likely …