Do you want a book with real-world solutions?
Then this is the book for you. It is broken down into bite-size topics that show you what you can and should do as you encounter security and privacy issues every day.
Whether you’re awake or asleep, you need to protect your security and privacy because criminals—on and off the Internet—are continually conniving to steal your financial, medical and personally sensitive information and your money.
Identity theft is just one area of concern but each year it strikes nearly 20 million Americans that even includes children and deceased persons.
Also of concern are electronic devices, financial accounts, social-networking accounts, homes, cars, TVs and much more.
Read this book to learn step by step the best ways to:
- Prevent the 9 types of identity theft including financial, medical, income tax, employment and child identity theft
- Protect your computers, smartphones and other mobile devices
- Safeguard your smart home and your car
- Secure credit cards, debit cards, ATM cards and checking accounts
- Use passwords, wireless networks, routers and Bluetooth securely
- Protect your identity on social-networking sites
- Navigate the world of online banking, dating and employment searches
- Be secure while traveling
If you know the steps to take, you can better protect yourself, your children and your other loved ones.
About the Author
Don Silver is the author of 16 highly-praised how-to books including three on technology and security. Don’s unique talent is taking the complex and making it easy to understand and use.
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“You can pick any page at random and find yourself saying, ‘That’s a good idea.’” —Andrew Kantor, Technology Columnist, USA TODAY
“I learned something new on almost every page. This book is crammed full of valuable hints and tips.” —Andrew Blackman, Reporter, The Wall Street Journal
“I like this book a lot. It’s written by people who know what they’re talking about and who are up on the latest PC and Internet technologies—and who are able to offer direct advice to those who are ready for technological adventure.” —Jonathan Zittrain, Professor of Internet Governance and Regulation, Oxford University and Co-Founder of Harvard Law School’s Berkman Center for Internet & Society
“Has dozens of expert tips for securing your computing experience. It also contains a ton of great advice for readers of any level.” —Roger A. Grimes, Security Adviser Columnist, InfoWorld and author of four books on Windows computer security including Professional Windows Desktop and Server Hardening
“A great resource for anyone who spends time online. This is a terrific resource on how to get the most out of your computer and online experience and at the same time practice ‘safe computing.’” —Fran Maier, Executive Director and President, TRUSTe
“Highly recommended for all computer users… is full of practical tips and sound advice presented in an easy-to- read format." —Suzi Turner, Spyware researcher and consultant, owner of SpywareWarrior.com and writer of the Spyware Confidential blog, ZDNet.com