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Securing Your Router Keeps the Entire Internet Safer

You’re sitting at home, surfing the internet, without a care in the world. Your computer and all the sites you visit are protected with good passwords, thanks to Sticky Password. Your firewall is turned on. Your antivirus is running and up to date. You feel protected from all the nasty threats out there in cyberspace, […]

Data Privacy vs. I Have Nothing to Hide

Privacy is a natural instinct that there is something we don’t want just anyone to know about us. Privacy gives us control over our circumstances. Just like our fight or flight response to threatening situations, privacy is a basic human survival mechanism. Depending on the situation, privacy can literally be anything: your location in a […]

How Online Predators Threaten Our Children [infographic]

How many hours does your child spend online or using their cell phone every day? Researchers have tabulated data to uncover that our kids are spending an average of seven hours a day on their computers, tablets, gaming systems, phones, and other technology devices. Our children’s technology use is quickly becoming their preferred method of […]

Is Dropbox Really Safe?

Dropbox has grown to become one the largest file sharing and cloud storage solutions online for both businesses and for individuals. Due to this, it has become a main target for hackers and other cyber criminals who try to either exploit it for profit or steal large amounts of user data for ransom or unauthorized […]

Passwords, Everyday!

You use passwords everyday: sending email, shopping online, staying in touch via Facebook, Twitter, and your other social media, banking online, making new contacts via LinkedIn, calling grandma over Skype, checking your children’s grades, updating this week’s fantasy football roster, and on and on… You can’t escape them, because just about everything you do online […]

Security Resolutions for 2016

Dear Sticky Password blog readers! Let me wish you a safe and Happy New Year! Today, instead of a new tutorial for you, I have some straightforward ideas for New Year’s resolutions that you’ll want to keep: I will use a unique password for each website. I will install software updates. I will use 2 factor […]

Who are your passwords protecting you against?

When it comes to passwords, we all deal with them somehow. We have to, because passwords are just about everywhere these days. Whether you have yours on a spreadsheet on your PC, or written on a piece of paper (or lots of pieces of paper), or you have that one ‘super’ password you use on […]

Security Now!

In today’s world of instant gratification, it would really be strange if we didn’t have the same expectations for security: online safety, immediately and with as little effort as possible. But is that realistic? Our friends at The Security Awareness Company published our blog Security Now!, and we thought you might enjoy it. Security Now! […]

Cloud-based Parental Control Software – Save 25%

Put your mind to rest knowing exactly how your children use their computer.  See what apps and games they use, who they talk to, what websites they visit, and a whole lot more. SentryPC is a cloud-based monitoring, filtering, and control software wrapped into one – used and recommended by parents worldwide to protect their […]

Identity Theft and You

The theme of identity theft is incredibly prevalent. Data is simply too easy for criminals to steal from unsuspecting individuals. It’s become normal for newspapers and media outlet websites to announce that thousands of people have had their identifying information stolen. Movies like Melissa McCarthy’s Identity Thief make light of this serious problem. You may […]