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Tips And Tricks To Protect Yourself From Phishing

Phishing is a variant of “ fishing ”.It is used to bait the users to give out their sensitive information such as credit card information,net banking username and passwords and other important personal and financial information.Now a days social networking sites like facebook and orkut are highly targeted sites.These attacks are mainly carried by using Emails,Instant messaging or phone calls.Phishing is a example of social engineering to fool users.In Phishing people are convinced to enter their information in spoofed sites.This is a criminal activity and a punishable offense.So,it is suggested that you should never create phishing sites and if you know about any phising site then you should report it by sending an email to “ phishing-report@us-cert.gov “ .Detecting fraudulent emails and phishing sites can be extremely difficult.Here we are giving you tips and tricks to detect these phishing sites and emails and protect your self from getting hacked.

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Tips And Tricks On How To Secure Wifi Connection

Wifi stands for Wireless Fidelity.Most of the people rush through while setting up their wifi connection without thinking about the security of their wifi connection.It is quite understandable that they want to connect to Internet as quickly as possible and Moreover securing a wifi network is a bit tricky for most of the people so they give up their hopes quite early and leave their wifi network unsecured.Their are several loopholes through which your unsecured wireless connection can be easily hacked.So ,In this post you will know how to secure your wifi network with simple steps.

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Most Common Computer Problems and Their Solutions

Hi guys, i have already posted several posts on computer tips and tricks here and also disscussed several problems. Now i am going to speak about “Most common problems and solutions”. Here you will find the solution for most of the common problems faced by people with there computer.

Note: All the information here is collected form various sites and forums.

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How to Create Custom QR Codes

QR codes have been all the rage this year for big brands, and now ordinary consumers and small businesses can get in on the fun, too. JumpScan lets users create customized QR codes that combine all your contact information, including social media profiles, for on-the-go sharing.

Think of it as a QR-powered iteration of Flavors.me or About.me especially intended for mobile phones.

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Top 10 Gmail Labs You Should Enable

As if Gmail wasn’t powerful enough, you can find all sorts of goodies and extra features in Gmail Labs. The list is pretty massive, so we’ve narrowed down our 10 favorite labs to help increase your email productivity.

Now, many features are part of Gmail itself, so we’ve decided to revisit the labs and see what else Gmail has cooked up. To access these features in Gmail, just hit the green flask icon next to “Settings” in the Gmail web interface.

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