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  • Mobile Wallet Services Protection
    March 12, 2014 (Updated)

    Background Consumers are increasingly using their smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices...

  • Internet Protocol Version 6: IPv6 for Consumers
    July 16, 2014 (Updated)

    What is IPv6? In order to connect devices over the Internet, each device must have an Internet...

  • Secure Web Navigation and Transactions
    May 26, 2011 (Published)

    Tips for Securing Your Online Surfing and Transactions Anti-virus and firewall programs protect...

  • Cybersecurity Tips For International Travelers
    October 30, 2014 (Updated)

    Be Aware1. When traveling internationally, in addition to taking your passport, take...

  • Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP)
    December 31, 2014 (Updated)

    Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) is a technology for communicating using "Internet protocol"...

  • The Open Internet
    March 23, 2015 (Updated)

    An Open Internet means consumers can go where they want, when they want. This principle is often...

  • Protecting Your Wireless Network
    May 20, 2011 (Published)

    Benefits and Risks of a Wireless Network Many consumers and small businesses use wireless (Wi-Fi)...

  • Modem Redialing
    March 31, 2014 (Updated)

    Background Consumers have informed the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) that they have...

  • Home Wireless Safety Checklist
    October 30, 2014 (Reviewed)

    The following six steps are recommended for owners of wireless networks in order to provide...

  • Getting Broadband
    December 31, 2014 (Updated)

    What Is broadband? Broadband or high-speed Internet access allows users to access the Internet and...


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