Category Archives: Password Security

My Family’s Awful Experience Invaded By a Botnet Led to the Creation of vsatips

vsatips was created following one devastating event. In 2009 my family’s home computer network was invaded by & taken over by a botnet…although initially we didn’t realize that a botnet was responsible. We just knew that our problem was persistent yet simple…we had lost control of our home computer network & all of our computers and devices. Continue reading

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The Best Password Manager’s Available in 2018 | An Overview of the Services Available

This began as my attempt at creating a comprehensive listing of all the best Password managers available in January 2016. Overtime it’s evolved somewhat into more of a discussion about what users should look for and which are the best password managers currently. Continue reading

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Google Authenticator Help Links for ios & Android Users

If you use the Google Authenticator app from Google as a resource for 2 Step Verification, you may have problems or discover that your accounts don’t appear in the app.  That’s because Google released a new version of the app … Continue reading

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