It’s springtime, which means it’s a good time to clean out your old computer passwords and replace them with stronger ones that are tough to crack.
The tips below were adapted from the Department of Homeland Security’s Online Privacy Tip… (Continue Reading)
The average number of hours an office worker spends in front of a computer screen is six-and-a-half. When you add in the number of hours most people spend on their phones, you can chalk up nearly 10 hours per day… (Continue Reading)
If you, or someone in your family, enjoy the super-popular online games be warned: there are real-life security risks at play in online gaming.
Take Fortnite, three recently discovered security bugs would have allowed hackers to access account and payment… (Continue Reading)
Even if your password isn’t “123456,” “password,” or “qwerty” — some of the most commonly used ones out there—odds are good that other people know your password. That’s because of two reasons:
Billions of leaked credentials have found their way… (Continue Reading)
“Amateurs hack systems, professionals hack people.” —Bruce Schneier – privacy specialist
Social engineering is a new term to describe someone who uses psychological manipulation to get someone else to divulge confidential information or perform actions (e.g., click a link in… (Continue Reading)
To enhance our customer’s TV viewing experience, TDS has produced several user guides to help our customers navigate our products. On our website, we have user guides and quick reference guides on Catch TV including an introduction to MyDVR, using… (Continue Reading)
This month marks the 15th year of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM)—an annual initiative designed to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity and provide resources to help Americans stay safe online.
Cybersecurity is a broad term used to describe… (Continue Reading)
Dear TDS Customers,
Each spring and fall, TV service for TDS customers experience a technical phenomenon called “sun outages.” This fall, the solar satellite interference are expected from Oct. 5-13.
Solar interference happens when the sun’s path across the sky… (Continue Reading)
Data breaches aren’t going away—in fact, data indicates that they’re happening more often than ever before.
A 2018 report says that 75% of U.S. retailers have experienced a breach, with 50% experiencing the issue in the last year. Check out… (Continue Reading)
Stores across the country are starting to roll out their back-to-school inventories, signaling the end of summer is near. If you or someone you know is getting ready to head off to college, here are some gadgets you may want… (Continue Reading)