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    Will using a VPN connection prevent you from being hacked

    If you use VPN will it safguard you from hackers from stealing information from your computer or gaining access to personal data or installing malware or spyware on you computer?
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    Alert! TPM device is not detected (windows 10)

    This message popped up out of nowhere last night. I restored my laptop to a previous version last night and that got rid of the message until this afternoon. It's a Dell XPS with everything up-to-date. I have searched and searched and searched and found nothing to fix this issue. I don't want...
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    Tips For Out-Maneuvering the Shifty - DIY Security System

    Hoping this is the right place, and I’m going to try to condense this... Basically, we had some wifi cams that kept going out (not recording) for long stretches of time. I’d see someone fumbling with something small in their hand and then no more recording (couldn’t find it on the SD card backup...
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    Solved Need for Managed Services?

    I am a solo guy - a consultant working out of my home. My IT needs are Office 365 and my Surface Pro - not much else. A previous employer allowed me to use his IT provider to house my email and provide security protection. It is time to move away from the employer and it doesn't seem...
  5. je669

    How do I sync chrome canary to my cloud storage?

    How do I sync chrome canary to my cloud storage? I need to download data logs regarding site security issues experienced due to certifiate installation Expert help please
  6. thayolan

    Solved This drive is Security Freeze Locked

    Hello, i recently had an issue with an HP 2000 Laptop, it was booting to recovery (rapair mode) and then would fail and restart, i pulled the Harddrive and plugged it into a desktop and booted UBCD, and ran seatools. however shortly after beginning the long test i seen that it came up that...
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    Wi-Fi Security

    Hello, I just had a quick question about the security of my Wi-Fi and the people who can see it. We as students are given chromebooks in order to do online work and classrooms. Though most work in class we are often told to finish work at home. The chromebooks need a network in order to...
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    Solved Security Software Updates..Vista & XP

    Is there a way you can still keep safe you're Windows Vista & windows XP,XP Professional while using them for simple online work tasks??..
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    Strange events in event viewer

    good day, My event viewer is full of events such as security audit - special logon (special privileges assigned to new user) user account management (security enabled local group membership enumerated). They show as originating on the Builtin/administrators id. I am not part of a group; this...
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    Is there a way to determine who hacked a website?

    I have a client that was recently sent an expensive proposal by a developer to ensure their site was secure as the developer assured the client that their site was not secure and could be hacked at any time. Side note: I've run a google test and it is secure. Shortly after my client...
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    Password Lock Computer While Watching Netflix???

    Is there a way to password lock my computer while I'm falling asleep to Netflix so that no one else can use it? I want to be able to fall asleep to the lights/colors/sounds, but if someone in my house takes my computer before it falls asleep and after I'm asleep, I don't want them to be able to...
  12. bignose956

    Programmable network filter

    Is there a network filter that can be programmed? I am in charge of a school computer network, and I need a way to monitor and filter network activity. I am looking for a hardware device that acts a bridge between the gateway and the various routers (there are Chromebooks on the network, so a...
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    Security Camera

    I have a security camera in my vehicle that plugs into the cigarette lighter and sticks to the windshield via a suction cup - I'm interested in finding something similar for inside my house to be able to record what is happening outdoors. I would like to be able to stick it to my window, plug...
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    Is my router being attacked?

    We recently have been having some issues with our internet speed being low and the signal going in and out and the router just dying so I was going to do a factory reset on it and try to re set it up. I decided I would just check the system log real quick and I found this all throughout it...
  15. Donut3

    Security updates/maintain security for Windows 7?

    I read that Microsoft quit updating Windows 7 last year, which explains why there have been no updates on my PC for over a year. I would like to continue receiving security updates somehow. How can I keep my Windows 7 PC secure? I have Avast and Malwarebytes, but I have not been running scans...
  16. SillyBilly1

    Free wifi while on the road

    Read this interesting ARTICLE on how to get free wifi connection all over the world. Did anyone use the apps mentioned like WiFi you, WiFI map?
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    Changing your external IP address of your WiFi router

    How do I change my external IP address in my router settings so if im being ddosed I can go into my WiFi settings and change it and then restart my router and I will be on a different IP address so that the DDoS does not effect me anymore? Help will really be appreciated! Thx guys
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    Keep getting security error

    Their are some sites I need to use and have used in the past however, I bought a new laptop and on this new laptop I keep getting the following errors. "Your connection is not secure" " The owner of 146.185.29.13 has configured their website improperly. To protect your information from being...
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    We have traced the call & it’s coming from inside the house!

    Hello, I recently moved into a new home and set up a wireless network, which is incredibly important for me as I depend on the Internet for my livelihood. Unfortunately, I am a little suspicious of some of the other people on the network and lack the ability to deny anyone else access to the...
  20. snickert

    Solved Malwarebytes - CCleaner - Do I need both?

    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.4 OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Home, 64 bit Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7400 CPU @ 3.00GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 158 Stepping 9 Processor Count: 4 RAM: 12196 Mb Graphics Card: Intel(R) HD Graphics 630, 1024 Mb Hard Drives: C: 918 GB...
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