Basic Security Practices for Regular Folks #1

Funny thing. Sometimes you can’t see the forest through all the trees. Something along those lines happened to me just recently. Dropbox just recently announced it was compromised…from back in 2012. 68 million accounts were compromised. Including my own. I figured it would be a good deed to share with my friends via social media in case they didn’t know. Apparently people outside of infosec don’t follow major data breaches like I do. 🙂

For the next couple days, my friends (tech and luddite alike) hit me up with questions on how to improve their privacy online. That seems like such a simple thing from someone who’s occupation is security. All their questions are valid and I figured I should compile them all here so everyone can learn.

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