Warning Signs of Identity Theft

Making Sense of Security - Warning Signs of Identity Theft

Warning Signs of Identity Theft Having your private information that can personally identify you stolen and used for scrupulous purposes can be devastating. The crime of identity theft is happening in abundance and will soon happen to each individual on the plant. Knowing what identity theft is, how it happens, the warning signs and what

Top 10 + Dating Scam Signs

10+ Dating Scam Signs - Making Sense of Security

Top 10 + Signs of Dating Scammers Many people everyday going looking for love in the most convenient way – online dating apps. Just like the users on such dating services, there are so many dating sites to choose from. There’s more than just Tinder. You have many choices like Bumble, Match, OKCupid, or even

Car Hacking Hits the Streets

Car Hacking Hits the Streets

Hacking Cars From the Streets Near You The top-three carmakers sell only connected vehicles in the United States – and other manufacturers are catching up – creating a massive opportunity for attacks, which black-hat hackers are not overlooking.   (image by Tomasz Zajda, via Adobe Stock) In 2020, the connected-car market will reach a tipping

How to Install Android Spy App Remotely

How to Install Android Spy App Remotely - Making Sense of Security

How to Install Mobile Phone Spy App for Android Remotely Monitoring and tracking a cell phone has become quite easy with today’s technology. Using spyware can be advantageous-depending which side of the coin you are on. Adding monitoring software to a mobile device can be done so smoothly. This is great when it comes to

TikTok Riddled With Security Flaws

TikTok Riddled With Security Flaws

Tik Tok Information Is Being Leaked The video sharing app has fixed several flaws allowing partial account takeover and information exposure. Researchers say they have discovered several major vulnerabilities in the short form video app TikTok. The reported vulnerabilities come as scrutiny around the Chinese-owned platform increases. Researchers say the most serious vulnerability in the

5 Cyber Safety Tips

Making Sense of Security 5 Cyber Safety Tips

5 Tips for Cyber Safety With October being Cyber Awareness Month, there s much that people need to know to stay safe online. Especially on social media. It’s more than not sharing any financial information. You need to protect your private data! Here are 5 simple Cyber Safety tips to help you stay secure. Get

Strong Password Tips

Making Sense of Security Password Tips

Online Safety Guidelines for Strong Passwords Quick tips for creating and saving your online passwords and making them strong. Make Passwords Long Use passwords longer than six characters when possible. Especially with most characters being from the Alphabet.  Don’t Use Personal Information Avoid using demographics, birthdates or names from your loved ones. Including pets.  Change

7 Best Online Safety Tips

Making Sense of Security Online Safety Tips

Best 7 Online Safety Tips Video for Cybersecurity Awareness Month October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Here are some basic online tips from Making Sense of Security to keep your digital activity safe. Don’t Give Out Personal Information Avoid online phishing attempts by keeping your personal information private. Don’t give out your phone number, social

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month October - Making Sense of Security

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Cybersecurity applies to the measures taken to protect a computer or computer system (as on the Internet) against unauthorized access or attack. Here we at Making Sense of Security provide a few simple measures to help you stay safe in the digital world.

How to Track Your Wife’s Phone

Best 6 Tools to Spy on Your Spouse's Mobile Phone - Making Sense of Security

6+ Best Tools to Spy on Your Spouse’s Mobile Phone It happens more often than you think. Husbands wonder what their wife or partner may be up to. Especially on their mobile phone.  Spouses may notice a change in their partner with various behaviors. They may wish to peek and browse through the phone to

5 Signs Your Cell Phone was Bugged Remotely

5 Signs That Someone Bugs Your Cell Phone Remotely - Making Sense of Security

5 Signs That Someone Bugs Your Cell Phone Remotely – Do you remember those old spy films, where a secret agent had to fish for information by secretly tracking his enemies and listening to their conversations? A spy knew how to bug someone’s phone without being noticed, and it fascinated the audience. Nowadays, there is no necessity to use bugs, as modern technologies make it possible to install a monitoring app on another person’s device remotely to intercept their phone calls. But why would someone need to bug cell phones using a specific software? One of the reasons is to protect a child who uses the Internet from online predators. Researchers say that 89% of grooming and sexual abuse toward kids takes place in online chat rooms and via instant messengers, such as Facebook, Snapchat, Tinder, and others. Smart parents consider listening to their kids’ phone calls a good way to prevent them from being exploited.