How To Stay Safe Online In 2021 | Cyber Safety For 2021
There is nothing 100% safe as long as you are on the internet. With hacks, scams, malware, the internet can feel like a dangerous place these days. However, by implementing a small handful of security measures we can greatly reduce our exposure to all these threats. So, here are some Cyber Safely tips for 2021.
Browser Will Ends Support For TLS 1.0 & 1.1 in March 2020 | What’s New In TLS 1.3
In March 2020, major web browsers will stop supporting TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1. If you manage your own web servers, you’ll need to enable TLS 1.2 (and, ideally, TLS 1.3). Otherwise, if you’re still using TLS 1.0 or TLS 1.1, your visitors will see…
How To Automatically Delete Your Data & Location History In Your Google Account
Google is rolling out a new account feature that lets you set an expiration date for your data. You can set a kill date of three or 18 months, so even if you forget to clear it out, a record of the places you visit online and in real life won’t stay around forever.
What’s The Difference Between a Proxy and a VPN?
People are more aware of their privacy that is why they limit the amount of information they share online. We’re under near-constant attack from ransomware and botnets. If you’re security conscious, you might be thinking about setting up a Virtual Private Network (VPN) or a proxy server.
What Is Incognito Mode ? Here’s Why You Should Use It While Browsing
Most web browser software prominently offers an ‘incognito mode’ option. And you might be wondering what is Incognito mode? Well, it’s a feature built into all modern web browsers to allow users to browse the web anonymously. However, it doesn’t hide your internet activity from your Internet Service Provider. For this, we recommend the use of a VPN.
Top 5 Must Have Security Plugins For WordPress 2021
Due to its popularity, WordPress has become one of the prime target for hackers and intruders. Here, securing your WordPress site is really a tough task because you have to installed third parties themes and plugins, which can leave your site vulnerable. Besides from regular…
What is HTTP Security Headers ? 6 Headers You Must Implement On Your Site
HTTP Headers are very easy to implement and only require a slight web server configuration change. (editing .htaccess file) HTTP security headers provide yet another layer of security by helping to mitigate attacks and security vulnerabilities.
Google Maps Turns 15 | Here’s Everything About New Look And Features
Google Maps turns 15 years old. To celebrate, Google is rolling out a new icon for the service along with a slightly redesigned app and a couple of new features. The biggest changes that you can notice is icon itself. The Maps icon is now…
5 Best WordPress Backup Plugins For 2021
If you are running a blog, an eCommerce website or a news portal then creating a regular backup is the best thing for your website security. If anything goes wrong then it gives an option to restore the website to an earlier time. This means that…
Facebook Messenger Kids | Giving Parents Even More Control in Messenger Kids
Facebook has launched Messenger Kids in 2017 after meeting with thousands of parents, parenting organizations, child safety advocates and child development experts about the need for a messaging app that lets kids have fun connecting with friends and family while giving parents control over the…
Read This Before Buying A Lifetime VPN Subscription
Some VPN Providers have begun offering a lifetime subscription to their members. On paper, the lifetime membership looks like a “can’t miss a deal”. As a consumer you pay a slightly higher, one-time membership fee, and then you never have to worry about it –…
What Is The Difference Between SDRAM, DDR1, DDR2, DDR3 and DDR4?
RAM is an essential part of any computing devices. So, whatever you see laptop, mobile, desktop and any gaming console.,You can easily get RAM in all those. Here we’ll explore detailed information about different generations of RAM i.e. DDR1, DDR2, DDR3 and DDR4.
Google I/O 2020 Will Starts On May 12th
Google has just revealed that its next I/O developer conference will take place from May 12th to May 14th. The company revealed the date after users participated in its annual I/O teaser, which this year was a collaborative online game to restore a fictional satellite network. When…
What is SNAKE Ransomware ? Encrypting Entire Corporate Networks !
The SNAKE ransomware is the latest example of enterprise targeting ransomware which is used by cyber-criminals to infiltrate business networks, gather administrative credentials and encrypt the files of every computer on a network using post-exploitation tools. Since network administrators didn’t already have enough on their…
How To Prevent Ransomware Attacks
Ransomware is a form of malware that encrypts a victim’s files. The attacker then demands a ransom from the victim to restore access to the data upon payment. Users are shown instructions for how to pay a fee to get the decryption key. The costs can range from a few hundred dollars to thousands, payable to cyber-criminals in Cryptocurrencies.
Latest Facebook Data Breach Affects 267 Million Users
A database containing more than 267 million user IDs and matching phone numbers has been discovered on the internet. The leaked dataset was found by security researcher Bob Diachenko, in partnership with Comparitech. Evidence suggests it was collected through an illegal scraping process or Facebook API…
Hundreds Of Counterfeit Online Shoe Stores Injected With Credit Card Skimmer
In new research from Malwarebytes Labs, it has been found that hundreds of fraudulent sites selling branded shoes are injected with a credit card skimmer. The purpose of the attackers is to steal both personal and financial data from shoppers by tricking them into visiting…
How WordPress Websites Get Hacked ?
WordPress is one of the most popular content Management System (CMS) powering more that 40% websites around the globe. Due to its popularity, it has become a prime target for hackers. There are a number of entry points that hackers can exploit to gain access…
The Best Web Browsers for Privacy and Security | 2021
There’s a new battleground in the browser wars: user privacy. Picking a web browser isn’t like selecting an operating system or smartphone ecosystem. You could download any one of the major browsers on the market today in the time it takes you to finish reading this paragraph. But which is the fastest? Which is the safest and most private?
Everything You Need to Know About COPPA and Kid’s Content on YouTube TODAY
The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) is a law created to protect the privacy of children under 13. The Act was passed by the U.S. Congress in 1998 and took effect in April 2000. COPPA is managed by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). YouTube is making…