Encryption and Cyber Security Concerns as Tech Leaders Beseech Trump
Encryption and Cyber Security Concerns as Tech Leaders Beseech Trump
Having backed the wrong horse in the recently concluded US presidential election, leaders of the tech industry, headed by behemoths…
Your Last Chance to Stop the UK Government Snooping on Your Online Life
Your Last Chance to Stop the UK Government Snooping on Your Online Life
The Investigatory Powers Bill (IPB, aka the Snooper’s Charter) is “one of the most extreme surveillance laws ever passed in…
Kickass Is Down, Here Are the Best Alternatives
Kickass Is Down, Here Are the Best Alternatives
Update December 2016: KickAss Torrents remains firmly shut down. Its alleged owner, Artem Vaulin, is now fighting extradition to the…
Gooligan Malware Breached Over One Million Google Accounts
Gooligan Malware Breached Over One Million Google Accounts
It has been revealed that a type of malware called Gooligan has breached over one million Google accounts. The malware…
Does Firefox Tor Exploit Also Affect VPN Users?
Does Firefox Tor Exploit Also Affect VPN Users?
Tor is a browser used by huge numbers of people worldwide to access the internet in a secure and private…
Newly Drafted German Law Threatens Data Privacy Rights
Newly Drafted German Law Threatens Data Privacy Rights
While European countries have been known to be quite protective of citizens' privacy, a new draft law in Germany is…
UK Porn Ban Sounding Privacy Alarms
UK Porn Ban Sounding Privacy Alarms
The UK's war on porn continues, with UK lawmakers proposing a ban on websites with "non-conventional" sexual acts in the…
Computer Security Day 2016
Computer Security Day 2016
Computer Security Day takes place every year on 30 November. While relatively unknown, the event is a way of reminding…
US Elections May Have Been Hacked, Experts Warn
US Elections May Have Been Hacked, Experts Warn
All over the US, Democrats are still up in arms about the result of the US elections. Across the nation,…
Loxone Smart Home Devices Falling Victim to Hackers
Loxone Smart Home Devices Falling Victim to Hackers
Over the last few weeks, a number of smart homes have suffered cyberattacks that caused some devices to malfunction. In…
Facebook is Under Fire for Spreading Fake News
Facebook is Under Fire for Spreading Fake News
Facebook, the company that single-handedly distributes and filters information to over a billion people every day, is under fire for…
The Ultimate Online Privacy Guide
The Ultimate Online Privacy Guide
Index IntroductionHow secure is encryption?Encryption key lengthCiphersNISTPerfect Forward SecrecyOpenVPN and PFSThe takeaway – or So is encryption secure?The importance of…
World Television Day 2016 – Celebrating the Impact and Reach of Television
World Television Day 2016 – Celebrating the Impact and Reach of Television
Television brings people together. It is a powerful medium in the lives of millions of people. Whether it's through news, movies,…
Net Neutrality May Be in Trouble Under Trump
Net Neutrality May Be in Trouble Under Trump
With the election of Republican Donald Trump, net neutrality - the principle that any internet service provider must permit access…
How to Watch the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Online
How to Watch the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Online
You can watch the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix online from anywhere in the world. Let me tell you how. First,…