I have always believed in the simple ABC principles to keeping safe online. This approach will ensure you challenge everything to keep safe online. (A) ASSUME Nothing (B) BELIEVE No-one (C) CONFIRM Everything An example, do not assume a website or app is keeping your personal information safe. Therefore do not reuse passwords, etc. Another … Read more The ABC of Keeping Safe Online
Do you trust the Zoom app to uninstall the application completely? We found a script that will fully uninstall the Zoom macOS app and remove the items the official Zoom app leaves behind. As with any script, do your due diligence and review the code before running. The ‘remove-zoom-macos’ script can be found on GitHub … Read more Zoom Uninstall Script for macOS
This came up last week in a social conference call I was having with coworkers. Fooling around I said “OK Google, turn off the office light”, and off went my coworkers office light. This got me thinking about the threat to our security that Smart Assistants pose to conference calls when working from home. Most … Read more Work From Home Conference Call Security Part 2, the Smart Assistant Problem!
During the current crisis many of us have been forced to work from home and if your day is anything like mine conference calls have become a big part of it. There are many resources online discussing how to secure your computer when taking part in conference calls and I wanted to share some additional … Read more Work From Home Conference Call Security