Posted on April 11th, 2018
If a scammer has swiped your password and is using your account to spew spam, take action and add measures to help stop it from happening again.
By J. D. Biersdorfer
April 11, 2018
Q. Could you please review best practices if one’s email is hacked...
Posted on January 16th, 2018
Experience knows that when the air bags deploy it’s already too late.
You're street smart. While driving 70 mph on a crowded highway you notice a sticky pattern forming in traffic ahead. With barely a thought you drop back a few car lengths. Car...
Posted on August 26th, 2017
After years of knowing you should do it, you finally switched to Gmail. Hurray! and farewell to your tortured codependency with Optimum Online, AOL, Yahoo, Comcast or other legacy email providers.
We’ll refer to the above mentioned legacy email p...
Posted on April 19th, 2017
From Apple Support posted April 19, 2017
Use these tips to avoid phishing scams and learn what to do if you think your Apple ID has been compromised.
Scammers use phishing and other types of social engineering to try to trick you into sharing pe...
Posted on January 26th, 2017
From Microsoft | TechNet Microsoft Malware Protection Blog posted January 26, 2017
The Gmail phishing attack is reportedly so effective that it tricks even technical users, but it may be just the tip of the iceberg. We’re seeing similarly simple ...
Posted on March 30th, 2015
Email users often ask with a hint of panic "Why did my email contacts disappear after my Outlook upgrade? I used to start typing Joe’s name and presto, his address appeared, and badda-bing badda-boom it was selected. Now, nadda."
A check of users...
Posted on June 20th, 2013
POP (Post Office Protocol) mail (Optonline is POP email) downloads a copy of each message to each device when using a standards compliant email client application (Microsoft Outlook, Apple Mail, iPad or iPhone Email app).
POP mail messages downl...