What Backup Program Should I Use?

Backing up is kind of like eating healthier: everyone knows we should, and few of us actually do. Much like the heart attack victim who no longer binges on french fries, when it comes to backing up, the most religious are those who’ve been bitten hard by a failure in their past. Asking what backup … Read more

How Do I Copy Text from a Copy Protected Website?

How do I copy/paste from sites that don’t permit it? There is info on a site I’d like to save, but they don’t permit copying/pasting. Is there anyway around that? As you might expect, the website in question is trying to protect its content from theft. They have valuable information, and I’m sure people try … Read more

How Do I Hack Someone’s Account? How Do I Hack My Own?

I think my boyfriend/girlfriend/spouse is cheating on me. I want to hack into their email/WhatsApp/Facebook/other account and find out what he/she/they is doing behind my back. Can you help me? Can you get me the password for *****@hotmail.com/yahoo.com/facebook.com? This person’s been saying really bad things about me and I want to hack in and teach … Read more

Is a Periodic Password Change a Good Thing?

I read many articles (including some on Ask Leo!) that recommend that people should change their passwords from time to time. But what is good practice in this respect? Should it be related to frequency of use? For instance, some passwords are used frequently, some less often, and some rarely. Or should it be related … Read more

How Do I Use an Open Wi-Fi Hotspot Safely?

I’ve returned to the same coffee shop where I was a few months ago, where I noticed my email had been hijacked/hacked. This time, I’m using my phone, but the last time, when I noticed the hack, I was using my computer and doing email over an open-internet, free Wi-Fi network. Do you think that … Read more