September 2010

A Writer’s Guide to Online Computer Security

Computer security and protecting yourself online are huge issues which will only get worse in the future. As technology and network effects get more and more compelling to the masses the attractiveness to scammers and hackers also skyrockets. Ownership of your computer and identity are at risk without a working knowledge of computer security and appropriate online behavior. In this post I will highlight the main areas of computer security so that you can take proactive steps to protect yourself. While most of these issues affect everyone with a computer I will pay particular attention to the effects on an aspiring writer. Why the distinction? Because an aspiring writer (and… Read More »A Writer’s Guide to Online Computer Security