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How to Unlock Unlimited Fun, Savings, and Privacy with Your VPN While Traveling

Traveling keeps us busy with sights, selfies, and so much new stuff we just have to see and do. But there’s so much more you can get if you know the right tricks. Here are seven ways your VPN can help you save money, have unlimited access to your favourite entertainment and be invisible online […]

Let’s Chat About Authentication #ChatSTC and Dentists

This morning, as I was drinking my industrial-size iced coffee (coffee purists look away!), I was thinking about the oppressive heat (100+ °F) and other exciting stuff. More specifically, I was mulling over the Twitter chat that we participated in last week. The educational and entertaining chats are hosted by the good folks at Stop.Think.Connect. I […]

Is Your Antivirus Software Protecting You Against Keyloggers?

Every device plugged into your PC has the potential to be used for logging activity! Keyloggers have been around for decades, and they have evolved beyond simply tracking keystrokes. Threats today are as varied as they are numerous. While simple keyloggers are used to capture your keystrokes, more advanced malware can silently turn on your […]

NISM Winners June 30: Real Adventures in Internet Security

Announcing this week’s winners of the Real Adventures in Internet Security Bundle Giveaway Event. One last big ‘THANK YOU’ to everyone who sent us an entry. With your stories, you have raised awareness of the importance of staying safe online and you’ve helped others stay safe and protect themselves. All winners received super security bundles […]

The Experts Make the Case for Online Backup

The internet can be a scary place. With all the talk of celebrity hacking, computer malware like CryptoLocker, and NSA Prism scandals, it can seem like nothing online is safe. While it’s true that being an “online citizen” these days means that you have to be a bit more cautious than in the past, it […]

Weekly Winners June 26: Real Adventures in Internet Security

Announcing this week’s winners of the Real Adventures in Internet Security Bundle Giveaway Event. A big ‘Thank You’ to everyone who submitted an entry. Read on to check out the stories from this week’s winners. Submit your entry to mystory@stickypassword.com during June for your chance to receive one of 10 super security bundles that includes […]

Weekly Winners June 19: Real Adventures in Internet Security

It’s Friday (June 19) during National Internet Safety Month, so we’re announcing the next winners of the Real Adventures in Internet Security Bundle Giveaway Event. A big ‘Thank You!’ to everyone who submitted an entry. What a great response with so many of you writing to us about your online security experiences. Keep the entries […]

Mythbusters: Debunking Common Cyber Security Misconceptions

To celebrate National Internet Safety Month, let’s look at some common misconceptions surround cyber safety and Internet security. It’s important to remain in the know and stay aware of threats in the cyber world. Myth 1: Cyber security is a one-time security thing. This is flat out wrong, and a dangerous idea. Technology and threats […]

Weekly Winners: Real Adventures in Internet Security

It’s National Internet Safety Month, and we’re announcing the weekly winners of the Real Adventures in Internet Security Bundle Giveaway Event. A big ‘Thank You!’ to everyone who submitted an entry. Read on to check out the stories from this week’s winners. Submit your entry to mystory@stickypassword.com during June for your chance to receive one […]

My Dad Got Scammed and How You Can Protect Yourself

As part of the Sticky Password Real Adventures in Internet Security Giveaway during National Internet Safety Month, I decided to share an experience that happened to my own family. By raising awareness of email scams, I hope that you’ll be able to recognize them and to avoid the risk to yourselves! A couple of years […]