OTA Blog

09 Sep17:20
09 Sep17:20
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How to Protect Your Stored Data

People often have the misconception that their data is safe if it never leaves their system, but this is not true....
19 Aug17:04
19 Aug17:04
Aug 2020
Aug 2020
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HTTPS, SSL, and TLS

Hyper Text Transfer Protocol Secure (HTTPS) is the solution to the security problem that plagued HTTP....
05 Aug16:37
05 Aug16:37
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Safety in Online Gaming

Being a part of a gaming community is fun but like any community, there is going to be some people who spoil the bunch.....
29 Jul17:51
29 Jul17:51
Jul 2020
Jul 2020
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Hardening Your Device’s Security

Unwanted software, unnecessary administrative privileges, application permissions, and chatty services are the norm for an improved User Experience. I am not a fan....
22 Jul15:53
22 Jul15:53
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Traveling Safely With Technology

If your phone is confiscated or stolen, do you want all of your personal information in the hands of someone else? Not this guy!
01 Jul21:04
01 Jul21:04
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Travel Safety

Do you want a foreign government or the thief who steals your wallet or purse to have pictures of your family, along with your drivers license that has your address? Not this guy!
24 Jun17:33
24 Jun17:33
Jun 2020
Jun 2020
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Information Leakage on Social Media

Attackers know that social media profiles are treasure troves of personal information waiting to be harvested......
17 Jun21:10
17 Jun21:10
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Home and Office Wi-Fi Security

...Initial router configurations are often set for convenience and not security, so it is recommended to take a moment to change some default settings.
03 Jun14:22
03 Jun14:22
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Stop Using Weak Passwords

In most up-to-date applications, the code and logic are sound, the cryptography is proven, but our preferred passwords are simple, short, often repeated, and dangerously ineffective to motivated or sophisticated attackers.
21 May18:16
21 May18:16
May 2020
May 2020
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Browser Hardening for Privacy and Security

Whether it’s Google Chrome, Apple Safari, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge, or any of the hundreds of other options, your web browser is likely the computer application you use most in your daily life. We rely on our web browser to be our gateway to the Internet, and this reliance makes our web browsers very attractive targets for attackers looking to steal our information.