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Mathias Hellquist
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Creative Technology / Strategy Director at Ideas That Work by day. Photographer by night. Architect Of The Apocalypse, Father, Geek, Guitarist and Headbanger all hours.
Creative Technology / Strategy Director at Ideas That Work by day. Photographer by night. Architect Of The Apocalypse, Father, Geek, Guitarist and Headbanger all hours.

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A collection of Wannacrypt ransomware info links

Right, there are a lot of information regarding the Wannacrypt Malware/Ransomware going around right now, so I’m creating this page just to save off some links for future reference for myself (so I can close a bunch of browser tabs), but if you find…
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Right, iCloud and Apple and my friend being socially hacked out of his Apple account was actually what prompted me to write this series of posts regarding enabling Two Factor Authentication wherever you can, whenever you can. Just like the Dropbox…
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Ah, Google. The giant, slowly but quite surely taking over our lives. I don’t know how many of you that use Gmail, Googles e-mail service, but I do (in addition to domain specific non-Google-services that I host myself). Google also has Two Factor…
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Right, quite a few people use Dropbox, which is an excellent service. Therefore I figured I should do a similar write-up like I did regarding Facebook, with images and instructions on how you should enable Two Factor Authentication on Dropbox, or…
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Right, Facebook. The one and only, which 2 billion or so people (ok, 1.86 billion) have a love/hate relationship with, or in Facebook lingo: it is complicated. I guess I could write articles on if you should be using Facebook at all, along with any of the…
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Using Google Authenticator for Two Factor Authentication

In my first article regarding increasing online security for normal people, I covered LastPass. Then in my second article I covered how to use a hardware dongle for Two Factor Authentication (2FA). I also use Google Authenticator for 2FA, which is an app…
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Right, one of the things I care a lot about when it comes to online information is the news. Freedom of speech is a great thing, however it does put some responsibility back at the readers, who then also need to get skills in validating sources. Just…
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Following the article on LastPass password manager I mentioned I am using Two Factor Authentication in a couple of ways. One of those ways is via a physical device called Yubikey, which I have on my physical key chain at all times. Yubikey is a hardware…
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Tip of the day: Use a Password Manager

Recently a friend of mine had his iCloud account hacked. If you are unsure of what the implications of that could be I urge you to go and have a read of this article, written by Mat Honan. It should scare you into realising having your account(s) hacked…
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If you use Wikipedia it is now time to donate, to ensure it lives on, free of advertising, and awesome, as today.
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