Update LastPass Now

Update LastPass Now
If you’ve followed us for very long, you know we think password managers are a smart move. Rather than reusing passwords among sites, or picking terribly simple passwords, or writing them down, allowing a password manager to generate and store your passwords and passphrases is a win. You probably also know that we like LastPass. ...

Pump Up Your Password, Part 2

Pump Up Your Password, Part 2
In Pump Up Your Password, Part 1, we talked about the benefits of moving from a complex password to a long password. One of the problems we discussed is that often when you come up with a great password, the temptation is for you to use it everywhere. But that would be like having one key ...

Top 5 Types of Security Apps for the iPhone and Android

Top 5 Types of Security Apps for the iPhone and Android
Worried About Mobile Security? The security concern shown by most people, when it comes to their computers, is often lacking with mobile devices. Why is that? Most likely the reason is these devices were “phones” first that transitioned to portable computers. Today, mobile devices are ubiquitous. They often take the place of computers.  Mobile security must ...

Tech Tip Podcast Episode 2: Use a Password Manager

In this week’s episode we’re continuing our series on good password hygiene. We’ll discuss when it’s appropriate to reuse a password, and we’ll tell you what we believe the best password manager is. Links in this week’s show: Lastpass: http://www.lastpass.com Agilebits (1Password): https://agilebits.com/onepassword Questions or comments? email podcast [at] shoestringnetworks.com David ScottNetwork ninja, dad, husband, ...