The Meltdown and Spectre chip flaw exploits are prompting a deluge of security patches. They might also represent a rude wake-up call to chip designers that speed and energy efficiency aren’t everything.
Channel those feelings you have about getting hacked in 2017. To better secure your digital life in 2018, make a resolution to follow these seven steps, garnered from how-tos we’ve published this year.
We drill through 2017's cybersecurity news, from election hacks to rampant ransomware attacks, massive data breaches to decried surveillance overreaches, IoT manipulation to cryptocurrency mania causation.