👍 #927 - Backups ARE Security
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Security is one thing, but backups?
I know, I know. I harp on backups a lot. But I do so because I care about you and your data.
I also care about your security.
While we think of backups as protecting us from hardware failures, software failures, accidentally deleted files and the like, they protect you from so much more.
Honest. Backups ARE Security.
Also this week:
- Taking screenshots.
- Fixing Broken keyboards.
- Spaming yourself.
As always, links below.
A minor glitch in the matrix this week. We should be back next week.
Backups ARE Security
They protect you from failure as well as malware.
Don't overlook backing up as part of your security. When the worst happens, it's your backup that will save you.
Also This Week on Ask Leo!
What's a Screenshot, and How Do I Take One?
|A screenshot -- an image of your computer screen saved as a picture -- can eliminate a lot of frustration when trying to describe what you're seeing on your computer to someone .|
How Do I Fix a Broken Keyboard?
|I get a steady stream of questions about keyboards acting up. Most commonly, it's a hardware issue.|
Why Am I Getting Spam From Myself?
|Getting spam from yourself? We all do. I'll look at why it happens, what little you can do about it, and something unlikely but important to check.|
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Why Am I Getting Spam From Myself?Getting spam from yourself? We all do. I'll look at why it happens, what little you can do about it, and something unlikely but important to check.
How Do I Fix a Broken Keyboard?I get a steady stream of questions about keyboards acting up. Most commonly, it's a hardware issue.
Backups ARE SecurityDon't overlook a backup up as part of your security. When the worst happens, it's your backup that will save you.
What's a Screenshot, and How Do I Take One?A screenshot -- an image of your computer screen saved as a picture -- can eliminate a lot of frustration when trying to describe what you're seeing on your computer to someone
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