security

Jun
01
Prevent scammers from impersonating you on Facebook!

Prevent scammers from impersonating you on Facebook!

The root of the problem, as far as an impersonation scam is concerned lies in giving easy access to your private data (photos, Friends list, details "About" you, likes etc) to random blokes you may not know (public).
7 min read
May
11
Tools for improving privacy and security during web browsing

Tools for improving privacy and security during web browsing

Little knowledge of how the Internet and the Web could be misused, breeds naivety alluring to be exploited.
5 min read
Apr
20
Why you should use a password manager

Why you should use a password manager

A password manager is an application that stores all your passwords for you, so you don’t have to worry about remembering them.
6 min read
Mar
30
The fascinating World of Bug Bounty hunting - What it is and how you could get your feet wet

The fascinating World of Bug Bounty hunting - What it is and how you could get your feet wet

Organizations run a “bug bounty program'“ where they reward ethical hackers for finding security vulnerabilities in their applications.
7 min read
Mar
24
Email hygiene - Compartmentalizing email addresses for better privacy and security

Email hygiene - Compartmentalizing email addresses for better privacy and security

Email hygiene is often neglected by average users. Using just one or maybe two email addresses across several websites is not secure practice.
5 min read
Jan
07
What you could do if your credentials are breached

What you could do if your credentials are breached

Malicious cybercriminals are incessantly trying to find ways to breach applications and get hold of private data.
7 min read
Sep
04
A road-map to basic Internet Privacy & Security

A road-map to basic Internet Privacy & Security

An awareness of privacy and security fundamentals would make you several notches better than the average internet user.
11 min read
Jun
16
Let's discuss 2-Factor Authentication

Let's discuss 2-Factor Authentication

Using another factor of verification besides a password, allows you to have an extended layer of security.
8 min read
May
19
Why everyone should know how a URL is structured - HTTPS, Typosquatting and Open redirects

Why everyone should know how a URL is structured - HTTPS, Typosquatting and Open redirects

Awareness of how a URL is structured could help you be secure when faced with certain malicious situations, like phishing. There are bad actors out there trying to scam you into clicking fake/malicious URLs/links.
8 min read
May
12
So, what's the big deal with passwords?

So, what's the big deal with passwords?

Passwords are the most common and fundamental means of authentication in most services on the internet. You provide your password,
6 min read