Monthly Archives: May 2011

Chromebook – Sandbox or Litterbox in the Cloud

Google just announced (2011) a new computer/OS combination called the Chromebook.  Essentially it is a netbook computer running Google’s Chrome operating system.  The Chrome OS touts greater computer security resulting from its implementation of a “sandbox” which is designed to … Continue reading

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LastPass Says Hackers May Have Stolen Password Data

According to Businessweek, “LastPass, a company that offers to safeguard and simplify managing subscribers’ online passwords, said hackers may have broken into its database and stolen information on as many as 1.25 million accounts.”  LastPass is the tradename of a … Continue reading

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NSA Information Security Recommendations

The NSA has published a useful data sheet covering ways to keep home and small business networks secure.

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