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10 05, 2020

How to Make a Mobile Application More Secure

By |2020-05-10T13:24:10+01:00May 10th, 2020|Apps, Programming, Security|Comments Off on How to Make a Mobile Application More Secure

The emergence of the smartphone as a key staple in our everyday lives means that it is now possible to complete important everyday tasks via the device rather than relying on a desktop computer. This has led to the wider emergence and adoption of mobile applications across demographics, meaning that it is now commonplace for the devices to be used to check emails, shop online, and even conduct banking transactions. [...]

3 10, 2017

5 Security tips for your iPhone

By |2017-10-03T08:29:34+01:00October 3rd, 2017|Mobile, Security|Comments Off on 5 Security tips for your iPhone

Although physical theft is a major concern to iPhone owners because of its cost and attractiveness which makes it an attractive target for thieves, yet, that is not the only thing to worry about when it comes to using iPhones. Everyone wants to access and navigate their device more effortlessly while they still keep their privacy and make access to the device tougher for strangers. Your iPhone can actually reveal [...]

8 06, 2017

When encryption applies to the characters: security in form and content

By |2017-06-08T14:22:29+01:00June 8th, 2017|Security|Comments Off on When encryption applies to the characters: security in form and content

With the same features of a fully-functional keyboard app, Cipherboard brings a completely new approach to end-to-end encryption, without sending anything to the server and making sure that only the chosen recipient of the message will be able to decrypt it. Up to date, most of the apps that we use share what we type, our contacts and our personal info with their own servers, and some even share them [...]

26 04, 2017

Safeguarding Your PC Against Malware Threats

By |2017-04-26T17:41:04+01:00April 26th, 2017|Security|Comments Off on Safeguarding Your PC Against Malware Threats

Malware, or as it’s called “malicious software”, is a very popular term today and one that is spoken about more than people think. Malware threats have long been around on the World Wide Web, but the reality is that their presence is being felt today, more than ever. So what exactly is malware and what can it do? Malware is just a single term and actually refers to many different [...]

10 04, 2017

Agile and Security

By |2017-04-10T07:31:05+01:00April 10th, 2017|Security|Comments Off on Agile and Security

Constant pressure from executives to deliver results faster at lower costs has made Agile to very popular the last years. Even the Australian Prime Minister recommends to use Agile methodology in government projects. But is Agile really so good? Or is there maybe a hidden catch? The answer of course depends on who is being asked those questions. If you ask any random chosen person from the security industry you [...]

5 04, 2017

If CIA’s hacking arsenal can be hacked, how secure are your apps?

By |2017-04-05T17:06:43+01:00April 5th, 2017|Security|Comments Off on If CIA’s hacking arsenal can be hacked, how secure are your apps?

Last month, Wikileaks began releasing a trove of CIA programs and documentation, claiming it to be the “largest ever publication of confidential documents on the agency.” The release, which Wikileaks is naming “Vault 7”, includes over 8,000 documents and files from a high-security network inside the CIA’s Centre for Cyber Intelligence. Vault 7 is having immediate repercussions. Reportedly, Wikileaks has provided Apple, Microsoft and Google with a 90-day deadline to [...]

20 01, 2017

Cyber Security and Why it is Important for Every Business

By |2017-01-20T18:16:50+00:00January 20th, 2017|Security|Comments Off on Cyber Security and Why it is Important for Every Business

Cyber Security is more important than ever but how do you know if it applies to your business and if it does, how do you know whether you have the right security in place to detect and prevent cyber-attacks? What is Cyber Security? Cyber Security is a term used to describe the protection of a computer system against digital threats. Digital threats covers a multitude of external attacks including: Breaches [...]

19 12, 2016

How to Choose Best VPN For Canadian Companies

By |2017-06-08T14:19:10+01:00December 19th, 2016|Security|Comments Off on How to Choose Best VPN For Canadian Companies

If you are the owner of a Canadian IT company looking for a VPN service provider, then the first question that would probably come to your mind would be related to buying reliable VPN accounts. These and other considerations have to be taken care of before you start cutting down on the list of agencies offering the best VPN For Canadians.  Here, we help you take a quick look at [...]

13 12, 2016

Attributes of Advance Driveway Alert Systems

By |2016-12-13T14:34:12+00:00December 13th, 2016|Security|Comments Off on Attributes of Advance Driveway Alert Systems

Driveway alert system feature a wide array of products for your vehicle including accessories, sensors, motion alerts and a lot more. Basically, they do great in detecting the presence of an intruder that may cause potential threats to you and the rest of the people in the place. Today, what you will commonly encounter in the market are wireless driveway alert systems that are not only efficient but convenient at [...]

1 12, 2016

Data Security And Malware Prevention Tips

By |2016-12-01T09:43:01+00:00December 1st, 2016|Security|Comments Off on Data Security And Malware Prevention Tips

Using the internet to go about your day to day life is all well and good, until you bump into a nasty surprise and end up a getting malware infection, which in turn will give you data security problems. The main problem with malware isn’t just the fact it can be annoying and give you errors, but it also has the ability to take important personal data, such as your [...]

30 11, 2016

The Ergonomics of Glock 43

By |2016-11-30T18:18:57+00:00November 30th, 2016|Security|Comments Off on The Ergonomics of Glock 43

The Glock 43 looks identical to the older Glock 42 in almost every way. Except the G43 uses the 9mm rounds and the G42 operates with the .380 ACP. Glock 43 is just ¼” longer and 1/16” wider than the Glock 42, which makes it easy to confuse between the two. They are both compact, easy to handle and weight about the same. Since they are designed and manufactured by [...]

9 08, 2015

Ensuring Internet Privacy Using VPNs & ExpressVPN

By |2015-08-09T11:26:58+01:00August 9th, 2015|Communications, Internet, Security|Comments Off on Ensuring Internet Privacy Using VPNs & ExpressVPN

VPNs, or Virtual Private Networks, help to ensure internet privacy by allowing private communications or data transfer over a publicly accessible network. In simpler terms, it allows two ends to communicate to one another without having to worry about who is listening in between. The need for VPNs came up in the effort to stop man-in-the-middle attacks where the attacker tries to take the information being shared while it is [...]

29 01, 2015

I forgot my laptop password

By |2015-01-24T15:35:47+00:00January 29th, 2015|Security|Comments Off on I forgot my laptop password

In this article we will describe a common scenario faced by many laptop users, and how to fix the problem. the scenario: I forgot my laptop password. If its happened to someone else, it seems really silly and we cant understand how anyone can have forgotten their laptop password. But when it happens to us, we understand that its very easily done - perhaps you changed it recently but cannot [...]

29 12, 2014

How to Prevent Identity Theft

By |2014-12-29T11:48:28+00:00December 29th, 2014|Security|Comments Off on How to Prevent Identity Theft

Identity theft is a very real threat and something that actually does happen to people on a regular basis. This article will guide you through some of the steps you can take to stay safe and how to prevent identity theft. What is identity theft? Identity theft is the situation where a third party has procured enough information about you that they are able to successfully impersonate you. The reason [...]

14 12, 2014

What is a Computer Virus?

By |2014-12-14T20:19:05+00:00December 14th, 2014|Security|Comments Off on What is a Computer Virus?

Computer viruses are always talked about. In actual fact the term computer virus is often used incorrectly. The word virus is often used to describe different types of malicious software. In this article we will aim to answer the question what is a computer virus in the most comprehensive way possible. What is a computer Virus? A computer virus is a type of malicious software. It is categorized as a [...]

22 11, 2014

Russian hackers webcam

By |2014-12-29T11:33:45+00:00November 22nd, 2014|Security|Comments Off on Russian hackers webcam

A Russian language website has recently surfaced featuring thousands of live streaming web camera video images from around the world. The Russian hackers webcam site even displays the GPS location of each webcam that it has hacked into. The website is written entirely in Russian but runs on a domain registered in the Australian controlled Cocos Islands. Russian webcam hackers The site features a vast array of web cam [...]