Spectre & Meltdown: how to protect yourself

Jan 23, 2018 1:00:14 PM / by Frontline, LLC posted in 2018january23apple_a, Apple, cyber security, meltdown, processor, spectre, vulnerabilities

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Spectre and Meltdown are critical security flaws that affect a majority of computers today, including the one you’re using to read this. They can leak your passwords and other sensitive data, which is why software companies are working on security patches. The good news for Apple users is that fixes are now available to keep their devices temporarily safe.

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Is your browser safe from Spectre?

Jan 19, 2018 1:00:26 PM / by Frontline, LLC posted in 2018january19webandcloud_a, chrome, edge, Firefox, processor, safari, security, spectre, speculative execution, Web & Cloud, web browsers

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The Chrome, Safari, Microsoft Edge, and Firefox browsers may not be as safe as you think. Security researchers recently discovered that computer chips manufactured in the past two decades contain major security vulnerabilities. One can be used by hackers to gain access to sensitive data. Read on to learn more.

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The meaning of confusing computer words

Mar 4, 2016 1:00:56 PM / by Frontline, LLC posted in 2015mar2_hardware_a, app, browser, CPU, geek speak, hard drive, Hardware, jargon, motherboard, processor, ram, search engine

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If you’re not an IT professional or have an in-depth knowledge of technology, computer terminology can seem like a foreign language. While you certainly don’t need to be fluent in geek speak, having a basic understanding of it can help in a number of ways. For example, it can help you purchase the right equipment when searching for new hardware or more clearly explain a technical issue you’re having to your IT provider. Here are a few computer terms that can help you along.

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What to consider before you buy a new PC

Nov 10, 2015 1:00:21 PM / by Frontline, LLC posted in 2015nov10_hardware_a, computer, hard drive, Hardware, laptop, operating systems, processor, QS_3, ram, technology

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With the holidays approaching, computers are likely to be among the season’s best-selling gifts. But there are so many different types of computers out there, each with varying specifications and capabilities - how do you find the best one for your needs? Whether you’re purchasing a computer for yourself, for your loved one, or for your friend at work, here are a few things to keep in mind that will help you make the right decision.

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