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FixMeStick’s Weekly Cybersecurity Roundup: July 6th – July 12th

Hey there FixMeFans and StartMeStars! We’re back with another edition of our weekly cybersecurity roundup where we deliver the most recent comings and goings of the cybersecurity world.

This week we’re covering a recent legal complaint against WhatsApp, Google’s latest data harvesting scandal, and how Microsoft is combating the PrintNightmare bug. Keep reading for the latest in cybersecurity news!

How To Spot Fake Travel Websites And Vacation Scams

Eager for a summer getaway? Simply typing “dream-destinations” into a search engine produces hundreds of results. Many of these are real deals, but unfortunately, an equivalent number of scams exist out there as well. We want to make sure you get your stress-free vacation this summer, so keep reading for tips on how to avoid a travel vacation scam!

6 Summer Staycation Ideas During Covid-19

While restrictions in some countries start to lift, some of us are still stuck with stay-at-home orders. Understandably, 2021 hasn’t been a great year to vacation so far.

If you’ve had to postpone any vacation plans due to cancelled flights, shuttered locations, or simply out of concern for your own health and safety,  we have some ideas for you!

Continue reading below for some fun and safe “staycation” ideas and ways you can add some excitement to this year’s summer holiday. 

What to Know About Backing Up Your Computer

What to Know About Backing Up Your Computer

When it comes to using computers, the most frustrating thing is encountering an unexpected error and suddenly losing access to all your stored information – photos, applications, documents, all lost because of a single malfunction, or even worse, ransomware locks your computer. In this article, we will outline the importance of backing up your computer, and the most secure methods to do so!