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you’d like to see what a URL does without visiting it, Tentler says, copy the URL and submit it to urlquery. net. Another nasty type of email-based attack to be on the lookout for, which has affected millions of people this year already, is called Ransomware. Ransomware essentially holds your computer hostage, rendering it useless unless a fee is paid. In the fourth quarter of 2016, millions of emails were sent by criminals with Ransomware as attachments.

Public Wi-Fi Wi-Fi access is a convenient way to save yourself from paying massive overage fees to your mobile provider, but there’s a risk involved when it comes to public Wi-Fi. Criminals can create malicious access points, or hijack access points that were poorly configured. In fact, creating a fake access point and tricking people into connecting to it is

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