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password-protected encryption

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How to password-protect a PDF before e-mailing in OS X

With a few steps you can set up an easy way to encrypt PDF files generated from the standard print dialog window.

By July 11, 2013

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Create password-protected docs on Mac and iOS with Password Pad

Password Pad is a simple text editor that lets you password protect files on Macs and iOS devices.

By July 26, 2012

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How and why to set up and use a password manager

Commit to a password manager to make your online life easier and more secure.

By December 8, 2014

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Home networking explained, part 1: Here's the URL for you

CNET editor Dong Ngo gives all his answers to questions about the basics of home networking.

By December 9, 2014

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Get GiliSoft Private Disk (Win) for free

Encrypt and password-protect your files and folders with this powerful tool, which normally runs $39.95.

By September 16, 2014

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Beyond Heartbleed: Why you need a password manager

Password managers can make juggling numerous Web site accounts a lot easier, especially when faced with a major security bug like Heartbleed.

By April 15, 2014

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Uh-oh, this computer virus can spread via Wi-Fi

Researchers at England's University of Liverpool have created Chameleon, a virus that can proliferate via Wi-Fi as efficiently as the common cold infects humans.

By February 27, 2014

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Android phones susceptible to freezing cold boot attacks

A new FROST method can help would-be thieves access data on password protected and encrypted Android phones.

By March 8, 2013

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Laws on Wi-Fi sniffing still up in the air, say specialists

Legal and tech specialists debate whether open Wi-Fi networks should be fair game for sniffing, but they agree that the law is currently unclear on the issue.

By July 28, 2012

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New tool cracks Apple iWork passwords

Russian cryptography company ElcomSoft has developed a tool that makes cracking iWork document passwords easier.

By February 10, 2012