On the Mac, you can lock files both from the Finder and in some programs, meaning that you would have to then unlock the file to edit it again. This could potentially prevent you (or someone else) from making unwanted changes to a template, for example! We’ve got the neat details today.
Protecting your data on your home PC is one thing, but when you copy data to an external storage device such as a USB flash drive, you introduce a host of security issues. iStorage has a solution to this problem with its datAshur Pro, a USB flash drive with built-in hardware encryption. Check out our review to see if this unique device can protect your data while on the go.
With mounting threats to your online security and privacy, it’s more important than ever to use a VPN. But many VPN options are either too complicated or too costly. Thankfully, we have a deal on VPN Unlimited, a top-rated VPN service. Act now to get a lifetime subscription to VPN Unlimited for 89% off its normal price!
If you use Pages, Apple’s word processor program, to store data you’d rather keep private, then you should password-protect your sensitive stuff. In this article, we’ll go over how to add and change passwords in that program!
Some viruses and malware are tricky to remove, requiring an outside or “offline” scan to completely detect and eliminate the threat. Lots of third party antivirus suites offer special boot disks with which to perform offline scans, but the free Windows Defender utility also supports a built-in offline scan. Here’s how it works.
Here’s how to add a custom login message to your Windows 10 PC, which can be helpful for displaying usage policy information in large organizations as well as personal contact information for individual users.
macOS has the ability to add a custom message to a Mac’s lock screen. This can be especially useful for those in multi-user environments or for those with portable Macs as it offers an extra opportunity for a good Samaritan to find your contact information in the event that your Mac is lost. Here’s how it works.
Siri, Apple’s voice assistant, can now help you find passwords you’ve stored in iCloud Keychain, so rather than drilling down into Settings on your iPhone or Safari’s preferences on your Mac, you can just ask Siri to pull up something for you. We’ll tell you how to do just that in this article!
If you ever find yourself in a (probably scary) situation in which you’d like to disable your iPhone X’s ability to unlock with its facial recognition feature, then this tip could be invaluable to you. There is a way to do this using just the device’s external buttons, and we’ll tell you how.
USB Restricted Mode is a security feature in recent versions of iOS that automatically disables the Lightning port when your iPhone hasn’t been unlocked in more than an hour. This helps protect you from hackers, but it also interferes with legitimate Lightning accessories like CarPlay. For those who value flexibility more than potential security, here’s how to turn off USB Restricted Mode.