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Everything You Need To Know About KRACK, The Latest Wi-Fi Exploit

Everything You Need To Know About KRACK, The Latest Wi-Fi Exploit Jackson Ryan Oct 17, 2017, 8:30pm https://www.lifehacker.com.au/2017/10/everything-you-need-to-know-about-krack-the-latest-wi-fi-exploit/   Image: iStock A huge flaw in Wi-Fi devices using WPA and WPA2 security encryption was exposed by Mathy Vanhoef, working out … Continue reading

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18 free ways to download any video off the internet

By: Dan Price February 22, 2017 http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/18-free-ways-to-download-any-video-off-the-internet/   Video is the future. Periscope has taken the world by storm, and YouTube has launched a subscription service. Even Spotify and Facebook are getting in on the act. We’re not here to ask … Continue reading

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Don’t be a Victim of These Common Phishing Attacks

Written by Dave LeClair May 31, 2016 http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/dont-be-a-victim-of-these-common-phishing-attacks/ 6 Common Phishing Attacks and How To Avoid Them 11 May 2016 On February 2016, an apparently politically-motivated hacker accessed the personal information of 20,000 FBI employees and 9,000 Department of Homeland Security employees … Continue reading

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Petya ransomware decryption tool sets your files free

Petya ransomware decryption tool sets your files free 12 Apr 2016 by John Zorabedian https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2016/04/12/petya-ransomware-decryption-tool-sets-your-files-free/?utm_source=Naked+Security+-+Sophos+List&utm_campaign=6b01088e1e-naked%252Bsecurity&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_31623bb782-6b01088e1e-454974845 Successful ransomware families including CryptoWall, TeslaCrypt and Locky encrypt the data files on your hard drive and require you to pay a ransom to get the key … Continue reading

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How to Enable Multifactor Security on Amazon

Krebs On Security https://krebsonsecurity.com/2015/11/how-to-enable-multifactor-security-on-amazon/ Nov 15 How to Enable Multifactor Security on Amazon Amazon has added multi-factor authentication to help customers better secure their accounts from hackers. With this new feature enabled, thieves would have to know your username, password, and … Continue reading

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Foiling Electronic Snoops in Email

NOV. 18, 2015 Photo Credit Minh Uong/The New York Times By BRIAN X. CHEN http://www.nytimes.com/2015/11/19/technology/personaltech/foiling-electronic-snoops-in-email.html?emc=edit_ct_20151119&nl=personaltech&nlid=55148309&_r=0 IT didn’t take much for Florian Seroussi, a technology investor in Manhattan, to become suspicious of his email. His misgivings were sparked late one night … Continue reading

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How to Rip DVD Videos

How to Rip DVD Videos Posted on February 2, 2015 by Paul Thurrott https://www.thurrott.com/music-videos/1025/rip-dvd-videos While the world has clearly moved on to HD video, many of us still have massive DVD collections and would like to make this content available … Continue reading

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