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News Razer's crazy mask is finally here with RGB, replaceable filters, and fans. News In this episode, the crew talks about why Windows 11 ditched old PCs, and whether Windows is more secure than Linux or Mac OS Updated Everything you need to know about the Trusted Platform Module (TPM) required for Windows 11: What it is, what to expect on your PC, and how to turn it on.
Feature Encryption keeps your private data secure from prying eyes. Here's a basic explainer on how it works. News Microsoft said Wednesday that it will offer a passwordless option on Microsoft accounts, allowing you to get rid of passwords entirely and use your face and phone instead. Feature Protect your PC and your online accounts with these 5 simple tasks that supercharge your security. News Microsoft has confirmed an Office vulnerability that can be triggered if you click on an untrusted Office document. News Yes, this normal-looking USB-C Lightning cable works—but it can also spy on your laptop, phone, or tablet. News Microsoft has sounded the alert on email links that look legitimate, but actually lead to phishing sites that can trick you into sharing your password. News A researcher has shown how merely connecting a Razer mouse to your PC downloads the Razer installer utility, which can then be used to take over a PC. Updated The best password is one you probably can't easily remember—that's why a password manager is so crucial to your online security. We review LastPass, Dashlane, Keeper, 1Password, and others to find the best one for managing passwords. News Windows 10 is getting tough on what it calls potentially unwanted apps (PUAs), blocking you from downloading them beginning in August. Here's what this means for your PC's security. News Bitdfender recently discovered a new family of malware it calls MosaicLoader that tries hard not to be detected and works to install all kinds of malware on your system. Feature If your laptop is stolen, you'll need to act fast to keep your personal data secure—and actions you take before the hijacking can be crucial. Here's what to do. Updated Microsoft took the unusual step of releasing an emergency security patch for the PrintNightmare vulnerability, even for Windows 7—a dead OS. News Analysis Windows 11 Home will require a Microsoft account to install, a move that rankles users who prefer to use a local account. But maybe it's actually a good idea. Updated Security features only in the newest CPUs may be responsible for why your Ryzen 7 or Core i7 get abandoned by Windows 7, not just TPM requirements. Opinion Are you planning to buy Trusted Platform Module right now in anticipation of Windows 11? You really shouldn’t do it. Updated Many of the big names in antivirus offer a free version of their security suites. Here are our top five choices for free AV. News An illegitimate website is serving up fake Afterburner software that could contain malware, MSI warns.