The JPMorgan Chase Hack – 4 Things You Should Do Right Now

The latest news reported by The New York Times, Bloomberg and other channels is that JPMorgan Chase and several other as-yet-unspecified US banks have been hacked. The FBI and security firms are actively investigating. The motivation, as well as who is behind the attacks, is not yet certain, however, it is known that the hackers […]

Changing Your Passwords – Gmail Edition

“Passwords are like underwear. You shouldn’t leave them out where people can see them, loan them to friends and you should change them regularly.” Changing passwords for your favorite accounts is easy with Sticky Password! In today’s tutorial I’ll show you how to change your Gmail passwords – quickly and securely. Open your Gmail account, […]

How To Change Your StickyID

Your StickyAccount is your online account where you can manage your Sticky Password 7 license and settings, and everything to do with backing-up and syncing your passwords on your authorized devices using Sticky Password cloud storage. Your StickyAccount is protected by your StickyID and StickyPass, and the connection uses HTTPS protocol to ensure secure communication […]

Data Breach at SUPERVALU Retail Chain

Yet another retail chain has experienced a data breach that likely involved customer credit card data. In what they are calling a Criminal Computer Intrusion, Supervalu announced that a breach involving several of their chains occurred in the range of dates: June 22 through July 17. We’ll keep you Informed about the breach as information […]

Password Selection Rules: Corporate Edition

File Under: Funny CORPORATE DIRECTIVE NUMBER 88-570471 In order to increase the security of all company computing facilities, and to avoid the possibility of unauthorized use of these facilities, new rules are being put into effect concerning the selection of passwords. All users of computing facilities are instructed to change their passwords to conform to […]

Death by Passwords

Have you ever noticed that when you ask a friend how many passwords he or she has, the answer is almost always between 10 and 20? When you think about it, that really isn’t a lot, BUT they’ll go on to tell you how hard life is with all these passwords.* “So, how do you […]

Using Sticky Password with Skype

In previous tutorials, I’ve shown you how Sticky Password can automatically fill in your credentials for your favorite websites and log you in automatically. You can also use Sticky Password for your favorite programs and applications like Skype. In today’s tutorial, I’ll show you how add a new application account for Skype. Adding Skype to your App Accounts Launch […]

Russian Security Breach Revealed: What It Is and What You Need to Do

The headline in The New York Times is daunting, “Russian Hacking Amass Over a Billion Internet Passwords”. Yes: BILLION! The story? It is being reported that a close knit group of Russian hackers have breached massive amounts of data. Here are the numbers: more than 420,000 websites have been harvested and data stolen from them, […]

I Know Where Your Cat Lives and More Than You’d Like Me to Know

The folks at Data Privacy Day recently brought a couple of great items to our attention: cats, students and sex, drugs and rock and roll, and metadata. Talk about great content for blogging! Let’s face it, baby boomers had it easy. Everyone was drinking in dorms, smoking, hanging out with all sorts of characters that […]

Connecting Your Notebook or PC to Your StickyAccount

Today I’ll show you how to connect your computer – notebook or PC – to your StickyAccount. Your StickyAccount is your online account where you can manage your Sticky Password 7 license and settings, and everything to do with backing-up and syncing your passwords on your authorized devices using Sticky Password cloud storage. Your StickyAccount […]