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This is good news for consumers, because everyone should use 2FA (two-factor authentication) wherever possible to augment account security. If you haven’t enabled 2FA on your accounts, now’s the time to do so.
Here’s a prime example of the dangers of counterfeit electronics, both to your wallet and to your health. Unsafe batteries and chargers can cause physical injury. Please be sure to purchase your electronics from reliable sellers, and always be on the lookout for fakes.
This article does a good job of explaining why ransomware is such a serious problem for large corporations, and how that ends up affecting consumers. But ransomware can attack at any level, from big organizations to small businesses to individuals.