Check out these three key tips for protecting your identity and accounts online.
1) Security Questions
The answers to your security questions may be easily found online. Mat Honan explains why and offers some steps you can take to make them more secure.
2) 'Two Factor Authentication'
One of the best ways to protect yourself and your data is to use two factor authentication whenever a site offers it. Mat Honan explains how it works.
3) Too Common Passwords
Be sure none of your passwords makes this list of the most common passwords for 2012. Having such easy and guessable passwords leaves you vulnerable to a hack.