Craig Edmonds Blog Archive

3 Easy Ways to Protect Your Passwords

The allure of having just one password for everything is that you can do away with having to write down different passwords for different accounts. However, having the same password for all your important online accounts jacks up the risk

Apple Releases iPhone OS 2.2 and iPhone OS for iPod touch 2.2

Apple has now released OS 2.2 for the iPhone and iPod touch to address multiple security vulnerabilities. These vulnerabilities affect CoreGraphics, ImageIO, Networking, Office Viewer, Password Lock, Safari, and Webkit. Please review the Apple Article HT3318 for more information and

Fake Google Adwords Phishing Emails

This is a warning against phishing emails appearing to come from Google Adwords so if you have used Google Adwords at some point then please be on the lookout! I just received a very authentic looking email just a few

What are the benefits of an inverse email hunt?

While it may be easy to understand what an email inverse hunt is, many people wonder why they may need to perform such a task. The answer simply is that an inverse email hunt may allow you to prevent not

Avoid Online Fraud, a Few Tips to Help Make your Shopping Experience Fruitful

Many people who enjoy shopping have turned online for all their shopping needs because the Internet can offer much more diversity and lower prices. In fact, since you can do anything online now, from renewing magazine subscriptions, transferring money, purchasing

Proxy vs. a Proxy server, what is the difference?

If you have been using the Internet for a decent amount of time, you may have heard the technical terms proxy and proxy server tossed around casually by people. However, many people interchange the word and phrase assuming they are

Make Sure you are Safe in the Growing Social Network Climate

Social networking has mixed reviews among many people. Typically the people who are deeply involved in the social networking scene feel that MySpace, the Facebook, and the dozens others are perfectly safe. On the other hand, many parents and people

Be Extremely Wary of this Nigerian Inheritance Scam

One popular wire transfer scheme that is picking up steam in America and Europe is an urgent email that you receive from Nigeria telling you that you are entitled to a large amount of money. Usually they will reference a

Paypal is Great but a few things you should know

Before I start, dont get me wrong, I have been a member of Paypal since 2000 and I have never had a problem with them, mainly because I conduct myself in a professional manner and in general dont get sucked

7 Warning Signals for a Paypal Identity Theft Scam

Paypal is a virtual payment processor which has really become popular these days.  Internet users now prefer paypal over other processors for their online transactions. The Reason? Obviously, it is easier and safer to process payment with a merchant website