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Top 15 Websites to Learn Ethical Hacking Like a Pro

February 15th, 2017 - Filed under Cyber Security

Ethical hacking is a practice that does not undermine digital rights of another party. The hacker gets access to his or her desired online source.

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Ethical hacker is watchman for different websites who explores system’s weaknesses that a criminal computer expert can use in order to gain access to various online platforms. Ethical hacker does not destroy information or data. He or she reports directly to the organizational management to inform about potential vulnerability of the system. An ethical hacker also proactively works in order to resolve various security issues. Read more…

15 Guidelines to Make YouTube Benign for Your Kids

February 14th, 2017 - Filed under Videos

YouTube is a jungle that has everything in the form of a video that you can ask for. It contains motivational videos, music videos, tips and tutorials aka how-to videos, and even full-length movies. As much as it entails the wealth of information, it is equally alarming from a minor’s perspective as to which content is appropriate for viewing.

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Officially you should be aged 13 years or older to be able to create a Gmail account, yet for some reason, 7 year olds today have their Google accounts and in turn, YouTube channels. Makes us wonder, whatever happened to parental intervention while surfing online for kids. Read more…

Top 20 Most Secure Messaging Apps for Your Secret Chats

February 11th, 2017 - Filed under Mobile

Today, we live in a world where technology has developed far and wide. Technological developments have influenced the way we communicate with our friends, family, relatives, and acquaintance. We can find a lot of messaging apps these days that help us to communicate with people around us or chat with our beloveds. Chatting has become a common communication activity in the modern age. Many of the companies around the globe have come up with most secured messaging apps in order to aid people to chat with their lovers, friends, family, and acquaintance.

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We reside in an era of internet surveillance, and data logging. We can see a lot of people or companies do approximately anything to steal our personal information or read our secret chats. It is very important for people to make use of messaging apps that are safe and help you to keep your chats secret. Read more…

15 Ways to Store, Protect and Manage Your Online Passwords

February 5th, 2017 - Filed under Cyber Security

There’s a good chance you’re living your life online now. You’ve probably got an interactive platform to work with colleagues and a home wifi network plan that’s designed to keep Netflix streaming as smooth as possible. There’s an app (or program) for literally everything you can imagine. It’s a great time to be alive.

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But for all the progress we’ve made and the convenience we have, we still haven’t figured out how to provide access securely. Even the most sophisticated algorithm and cutting edge computer software is locked behind a traditional password. The average person tends to have over 19 different passwords and 33% of all internet users use passwords that are insecure. Read more…

20 WikiLeaks Most Explosive Revelations and Scandals

February 4th, 2017 - Filed under Info & News

WikiLeaks is an organisation which has given us some of the most shocking scandals relating to governments and politicians in recent years. It was founded by Julian Assange, an internet activist who is currently seeking asylum in the Ecuador embassy in London over fear he will be extradited to the US and sentenced to death.

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However, this threat hasn’t stopped Assange from publishing top-secret documents and the period of the 2016 US Election was one of WikiLeaks’ busiest yet. Let’s take a look at the top 20 biggest revelations courtesy of WikiLeaks…so far. Read more…

All You Should Know About Advanced Cell Phone Tracking

December 8th, 2016 - Filed under Mobile

Nowadays data protection services are about to exceed the demand at the market. We can hardly underestimate the importance of an overall globalization, but it often deals with numerous drawbacks and obvious issues, especially when it comes to the spying activity. It is getting harder to keep the information secure, but regarding the privacy must be the only course of action to follow.

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15 Tips to Avoid WhatsApp Scams, Viruses, and Hoaxes

December 5th, 2016 - Filed under Mobile

WhatsApp has become a great way to stay connected with personal contacts as well as official contacts. Even though it is not yet accepted as a formal way to contact officially, WhatsApp really saves a lot of time (and money too) when connecting to overseas clients or colleagues or when looking for an immediate response.

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WhatsApp is simple to use and you also get to know if the recipient has actually read your message or not which is quite helpful. But as with all sorts of technology, there are people who misuse WhatsApp to send scams, viruses and hoax messages. They tend to get so viral that many people unknowingly fall prey to these and compromise on their mobile safety! But with a little caution you can easily make out these hoax messages and scams and save your mobile from getting infected with virus. Read more…

15 Most Common PayPal Scams You Must Avoid

November 24th, 2016 - Filed under Cyber Security

PayPal is one of the most important payment systems in the world that is used by millions of people. Being a huge fan of the platform myself, I have used it for many years and encountered a number of scams during this time. Apparently, scammers try to take advantage of the popularity of the platform from the very first year it was introduced, so there are many scams.

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No one wants to lose money from PayPal account. Getting robbed online is one of worst things because the account becomes exposed and should not be used again until everything is cleared. It is clear that you should have a strong password on your account to protect from being accessed by someone else but you have to apply some extra effort to make sure that everything is secured. Read more…

12 Best Private Search Engines that Do Not Track You

September 27th, 2016 - Filed under Search Engines

There are lots of private search engines. Most of these search engines are not much to look and these private search engines do not save anyone queries or we can also say that do not track your steps on the Internet. Here are some private search engines for your service after reading following them you will store so much information.

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11 Private Search Engines to Make Your Searches Secure

September 22nd, 2016 - Filed under Search Engines

Nowadays the most discouraging fact in using the Internet is low privacy concern of the people due to which Internet surfers don’t feel safe while using the Internet. Due to which other users turn out to misuse the information for immoral purposes or it might harm the users by stealing information. But there is always a solution for every problem.

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Technology is playing a vital role in providing every sort of ease and comfort to the people. On the same hand, it is also providing security for using the technology. Now many private search engines are introduced which do not track user’s information and provide complete safety for using the Internet. Read more…

10 Interesting Facts about Data Encryption You Must Know

September 1st, 2016 - Filed under Cyber Security

Data encryption is where messages are encoded in a way that only those allowed can read the information. Although it does not prevent interception, it does prevent the content of the message from being read by those who do not have permission to do so. Encryption is used to protect data that is being transferred by networks, mobile phones, wireless microphones, wireless intercom systems, Bluetooth devices, and ATMs. Sensitive data should be encrypted. These include:

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10 Shocking Cyberbullying Cases Should Never Happen Again

August 10th, 2016 - Filed under Info & News

Words cannot fully encapsulate just how important it is to know what your kids do on the internet. To minimize the impact social media has on your children, limit their internet time, learn what challenges your children face and don’t simply brush off your child’s concerns as “kids being kids.”

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Below are the stories of 10 bright young children who cut their lives short after endless streams of online hate messages and bullying. Read more…

Start Building Your Smart Home with These 10 Futuristic Gadgets

August 9th, 2016 - Filed under Hardware

The Future is NOW.

In an era where drones, neural lace, recreational space flights, self-driven vehicles, human tracking chips, robot staffed industries and cloning to name a few have silenced human jolt, “futuristic” home improvements facilitated through smart technology and gadgets is the actually the present and no longer considered to be “the future”.

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As daunting and intimidating as it may appear, technology when understood and successful implemented produces advantages that saves time, resources and has long term monetary gain. Read more…

15 Things You Should Never Post Online

August 4th, 2016 - Filed under Blogging

The World Wide Web is not simply accessible today – it is omnipresent: people use Internet for shopping, catching a ride and talking to one another. No wonder such a massive thing that has taken over our lives is being abused today. Online fraud rates are growing and more and more people get blocked on social networks for being annoying and inappropriate.

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So how about we take a moment to remind us some basic learnings as per what should and shouldn’t go online. Internet prudence begins with thinking twice before posting things and ends with being cautious about who you share your location with. Read more…

15 Serious Global Threats to Today’s Internet

July 18th, 2016 - Filed under Cyber Security

We are living in the technological advanced age in which every second is a challenge for all of us. The Invent of internet has made our lives easy and innovative but on the other hand, it has opened ways for cybercrime that has given birth to the global internet security threats. As there is more innovation, hackers are exploring more ways to attack the cyber space security with more sophisticated attempts.

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Here i am going to describe the top 15 threats to today’s internet security: Read more…

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