GoDaddy and Let’s Encrypt – The Automated DV Issue.
GoDaddy last week has begun the process of re-issuing SSL certificates for more than 6,000 customers after a bug was discovered with there DV (Domain Validated) automated registrar’s validation process. This automated process of getting a certificate is one of the fastest ways of getting a validated digital certificate used to encrypt and validate websites […]
Your Yahoo Account Has Been Hacked! What Do You Do Now?
Yahoo recently came out to the public regarding another breach in their security informing users that one billion Yahoo accounts have been compromised. This latest discovery incident to emerge happened in 2013, and is distinct from the breach of 500 million user accounts in 2014. Yahoo says that the breached data includes names, email addresses, phone numbers, birthdays, […]
What is Ransomware and how to avoid it!
In one time in our internet browsing lives we may have come across to what is referred to as Ransomware. Ransomware is a type of malicious software designed to block access to a computer system until a sum of money is paid. As silly as it sounds it is a real thing. Ransomware attackers force […]
What is Phishing and how to Fight it?!
When you hear about Phishing in the tech security world people are not talking about their vacation plans. Phishing is a form of fraud and a huge security concern in the age of information. The Fraud Entity that implements the phishing can do it in multiple ways. Most common phishing technique is in the form of an email, but it […]
Google Home is Awesome, but be cautious!
Just recently Google had its Fall event which they showcase all their new Google related products. Aside from their new flag ship phone called “Pixel,” Google announced the release date of “Google Home” the latest embodiment of a virtual assistant AI (Artificial Intelligence). Google Home is a voice-activated speaker powered by the Google Assistant. Similar to the very […]