Wi-Fi sharing can attract hackers

  My sister has a condo, and she provides Wi-Fi for the renters. A neighboring condo owner wants to know whether he can have access to her Wi-Fi for his renters. What are the risks of providing open access to her Wi-Fi? — Mary Q., via email You know, Mary,…

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Visa waivers, processing, trusted traveler programs working to attract tourism

Mark Rockwell Top Priority Sector:  border_security Significant progress is being made to streamline key travel documentation and security procedures to attract foreign visitors to the U.S., said the White House in an initial report on the effectiveness of a six-month-old presidential tourism directive. Homepage position:  10 read more View full…

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Android smartphones attract more viruses

In the era of the personal computer, Apple’s machines were often less vulnerable to security threats than the alternatives. That may also be the case with the rise of smartphones. Google’s Android operating system for mobile devices has had an almost sixfold increase in threats such as spyware and viruses…

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