Here’s everything you need to know about the #Cloudbleed data leak:Continue Reading →
Dashlane‘s Security Dashboard helps you understand how safe your passwords are. At the very top, you’ll see your Security Score – an overall calculation of how safe or vulnerable your online accounts currently are, especially those containing sensitive or financial data. If you’re looking for ways improve your score, look no further.
Welcome to the Dashlane Tech Check for January 13, 2017! I’ll help you catch up on all Dashlane-related news and the latest buzz about password managers, digital security, identity, and more! At the end of each weekly post, I’ll also include a useful life hack that will keep you safe and secure all year long.Continue Reading →
Password managers are undoubtedly convenient, but many people remain unprotected. If you are still on the fence about getting a password manager, you may be asking questions like “Why do I need a password manager” and “is it really safe?”
With thousands of data breaches reported last year and several more going unreported every day, it is only a matter of time before your private information gets into the wrong hands. Here are some of the reasons you shouldn’t wait to get a password manager (like Dashlane!) today.
We all want to find the sweetest deal on best name-brand clothes, sleek new toys, and the hottest tech gadgets on the market. But do you really know if that online shopping website is just selling you a bag of coal? According to Forbes, retailers are projecting that online fraud attempts will increase 43 percent this year alone, and is projecting to peak on Christmas Eve–accounting for 2.5 percent of all fraud for the year.
Online shopping fraud continues to increase not only because scammers continue to improve the look and feel of their fake websites, but they’re also using legitimate methods to reach new potential victims, including email, text messages, and Facebook advertising. Luckily, there are a few telltale signs you can look for while online shopping to distinguish authentic e-commerce sites from the fake. Before entering any personal or payment information into an online shopping site, ask yourself these important questions:Continue Reading →