In a very short time frame, Mat Honan’s digital life was compromised. We can learn from his disaster… Read the article here.
To highlight the lessons:
1) Use different passwords for each account. If you have lots, keep track of them with software such as 1Password. More about passwords here: Wired.
2) Avoid linking your accounts for different services.
3) Backup your computer very day!
4) If you are concerned about viruses, and other malware, Intego has been developing Mac security software for 15 years. Their blog is very useful to keep your Mac safe, since everybody may be out to get you…