Articles by Scott Jackson

Scott Jackson

Scott Jackson is an internet security researcher who has spent the last two decades working as an IT technician, programmer, and cybersecurity consultant with more than a dozen Fortune 500 companies. He spends his time researching hacking trends and helping make sure that people stay safe on the internet.

10 Best Anti-Spyware Software [2021] — Spyware Removal & Protection
10 Best Anti-Spyware Software [2021] — Spyware Removal & Protection
Short on time? Here is the best anti-spyware software of 2021: Norton 360 is the best anti-spyware tool there is, and it comes with many other high-privacy features like a firewall, a VPN, and a password manager. If you’re just...
Scott Jackson by Scott Jackson Updated on October 21, 2021
5 Best (REALLY FREE) iPad & iPhone Antivirus Apps in 2021
5 Best (REALLY FREE) iPad & iPhone Antivirus Apps in 2021
Short on time? Here’s the best free iOS antivirus in 2021: 🥇 Avira Mobile Security: Includes a privacy monitor, anti-theft protection, a limited VPN, a call blocker, and a performance optimizer. Get the free download here. He...
Scott Jackson by Scott Jackson Updated on October 1, 2021
5 Best (REALLY FREE) Antivirus Software for Windows [2021]
5 Best (REALLY FREE) Antivirus Software for Windows [2021]
Short on time? Here’s the best free Windows antivirus for 2021: 🥇 Avira: Excellent free antivirus protection that includes real-time malware scanning, a safe shopping extension, a privacy + performance optimizer, and a free VPN...
Scott Jackson by Scott Jackson Updated on October 1, 2021
Do You Really Need a Password Manager in 2021?
Do You Really Need a Password Manager in 2021?
Browsers like Chrome and Firefox have built-in password management features, as do mobile operating systems like iOS and Android — so, do you really need a password manager in 2021? The answer is: Yes, absolutely! Password theft...
Top 10 Password Manager Deals for Black Friday [STILL HAPPENING 2021]
Top 10 Password Manager Deals for Black Friday [STILL HAPPENING 2021]
Top 10 Password Manager Deals — post-Black Friday 2020 1.🥇 (Promo Code: SAFETYD25) — Best overall password manager of 2021. 2.🥈  — Very intuitive and secure. 3.🥉  — Advanced form-filling capabilities. 4.  — Highly secure and f...
5 Best Antivirus Software for Laptops (Windows + Mac) in 2021
5 Best Antivirus Software for Laptops (Windows + Mac) in 2021
Short on time? Here’s the best antivirus for laptops: 🥇 Norton 360: Excellent real-time malware scanning along with tons of internet security features, including a fast VPN, Wi-Fi network protections, and a firewall. Get up to...
Scott Jackson by Scott Jackson Updated on October 1, 2021
LastPass vs. KeePass — Two Very Different Password Managers
LastPass vs. KeePass — Two Very Different Password Managers
LastPass vs. KeePass: An Overview LastPass and KeePass are both popular password managers, designed to keep your login details safe. But which is better to use? LastPass has suffered four security incidents over the past eight yea...
KeePass vs. KeePassX — What’s the Difference? (UPDATED 2021)
KeePass vs. KeePassX — What’s the Difference? (UPDATED 2021)
Apart from the big “X” in the name, what are the major differences between these two popular password managers? KeePass is an open-source, free password manager with a loyal following in the tech community. KeePassX is one of over...
Free v Premium LastPass - Is the Free Version Secure?
Free v Premium LastPass - Is the Free Version Secure?
Millions of people hand over their most valuable and confidential information to LastPass. But have you heard that LastPass only provides its most secure login methods to paying users? With this in mind, you need to know that you...