Double Edged Sword of Secure Traffic

Double Edged Sword of Secure Traffic

If this is a device issued by the organization or if a certificate is required to gain internet access, then the user effectively agrees to this level of supervision.

Privacy 2019: Tor, Meek & The Rise And Fall Of Domain Fronting

Privacy 2019: Tor, Meek & The Rise And Fall Of Domain Fronting

This allowed the creation of meek bridge relays on large clouds such as Google App Engine, Amazon CloudFront/EC2 and Microsoft Azure, hiding the actual target hostname behind domains such as , or various static asset CDNs. Domain fronting was nothing short of revolutionary for Tor users in high-risk countries.

Fingerprinting TLS clients with JA3

Fingerprinting TLS clients with JA3

This article is a short guide to using JA3 for fingerprinting TLS clients, with possible use cases and a simple demo. At the implementation level this can translate to: advertising dummy future ciphers each time in order to create unique fingerprints.

HTTPS Isn't Always As Secure As It Seems

HTTPS Isn't Always As Secure As It Seems

Vulnerabilities that are full-on "leaky" involve more deeply flawed encryption channels between browsers and web servers that would enable an attacker to decrypt all the traffic passing through them.

School of Privacy - schoolofprivacy/TUMBLR enabled SSL support for blogs!

School of Privacy - schoolofprivacy/TUMBLR enabled SSL support for blogs!

So we have been using tumblr for a long time and a few years back we started requesting support for SSL and they finally made a option feature in your themes settings if you go to edit appearance you can select enable HTTPS which will add full SSL support for your tumblr blog/site.

The best Chrome extensions to use for privacy in 2019

The best Chrome extensions to use for privacy in 2019

The best Chrome extensions to use for privacy in 2019 Alexandra Persea Mar 12 Burner Mail Burner Mail allows you to generate anonymous email addresses that protect your personal email address.

How To Encrypt Your Internet Traffic

How To Encrypt Your Internet Traffic

You can protect your privacy on a micro-level by focusing on keeping websites from collecting your private information, but on a broader scale, you can encrypt all of your internet activity with one sweep by encrypting your router.

Cyber-Mercenary Groups Shouldn't be Trusted in Your Browser or Anywhere Else

Cyber-Mercenary Groups Shouldn't be Trusted in Your Browser or Anywhere Else

Browsers rely on this list of authorities, which are trusted to verify and issue the certificates that allow for secure browsing, using technologies like TLS and HTTPS.

New Release: Tor Browser 8.0.5

New Release: Tor Browser 8.0.5

This release features important security updates to Firefox. This new release updates Firefox to 60.5.0esr and Tor to the first stable release in the 0.3.5 series, 0.3.5.7. The full changelog since Tor Browser 8.0.4 is:

Celebrate Data Privacy Day with most advanced privacy softwares

Celebrate Data Privacy Day with most advanced privacy softwares

Privacy extensions These are the few extensions that I would recommend having in order to increase your privacy online: Privacy badger — It’s a free and open-source browser extensions created by Electronic Frontier Foundation.

What’s wrong with in-browser cryptography?

What’s wrong with in-browser cryptography?

Where installation of native code is increasingly restrained through the use of cryptographic signatures and software update systems which check multiple digital signatures to prevent compromise (not to mention the browser extension ecosystems which provide similar features), the web itself just grabs and implicitly trusts whatever files it happens to find on a given server at a given time.

AusBlock

AusBlock

Block Australian visitors from your website until their laws improve. Branch: master master Branches Tags ${ item.name } Create branch ${ searchTerm } from 'master' ${ noResults } AusBlock HTTPS ZIP TAR.GZ

Technitium Blog

Technitium Blog

However, most operating systems and applications do not support them but, end users can still use these protocols on their computer by installing Technitium DNS Server locally and configuring any DoT or DoH provider as a forwarder to bypass ISP's control over DNS.

Google isn’t the company that we should have handed the Web over to

Google isn’t the company that we should have handed the Web over to

By owning both the most popular browser, Chrome, and some of the most-visited sites on the Web (in particular the namesake search engine, YouTube, and Gmail), Google has on a number of occasions used its might to deploy proprietary tech and put the rest of the industry in the position of having to catch up.

DNS-over-HTTPS (DoH) Operational and Privacy Issues

DNS-over-HTTPS (DoH) Operational and Privacy Issues

DoH continues to require that browsers and web applications send their DNS queries to a server the user or operating system knows and trusts because the server is able to infer important information about the user such as their interests, their likely location, and so on.

Why Using HTTPS is so Important for Your Website

Why Using HTTPS is so Important for Your Website

Domain Validation (DV), Organization Validation (OV) and Extended validation (EV) are types of Secure Socket Layer (SSL) Certificates that must be obtained to enable HTTPS on your website. HTTPS will prevent ISPs from gathering information and injecting advertisements into your website.

5 Privacy Tools for the Practically Paranoid in 2018

5 Privacy Tools for the Practically Paranoid in 2018

Tor can also be used as a building block for software developers to create new communication tools with built-in privacy features. Signal is a wonderful tool for privacy because it is user friendly, uses strong end-to-end encryption, and the protocol is open-source Github — Download.

You Know What? Go Ahead and Use the Hotel Wi-Fi

You Know What? Go Ahead and Use the Hotel Wi-Fi

A VPN sends all of your traffic through an encrypted connection, meaning that the hotel or anyone else can’t see where you’ve been or what you’re doing.

HTTP/3: Come for the speed, stay for the security

HTTP/3: Come for the speed, stay for the security

In 2013, Google introduced a new experimental protocol called Quick UDP Internet Connections (QUIC), that would make HTTP requests faster and more secure. Google estimates that traditional TCP-based HTTP requests take about 100ms because the client has to establish a connection with the server before it asks for anything.

Whonix LIVE - Testers Wanted!

Whonix LIVE - Testers Wanted!

Whonix now has the option of booting into a live system . When live-mode is chosen, all write operations will go to RAM instead of the hard disk. Follow Whonix live-mode Development: With the setup you could run whonix always as a live system.

[Bug-gnuzilla] IceCat 60.3.0 Release

[Bug-gnuzilla] IceCat 60.3.0 Release

* A set of companion extensions for LibreJS by Nathan Nichols (https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/user/NateN1222/) are pre-installed, and provide workarounds to use some services at USPS, RSF.org, SumOfUs.org, pay.gov, McDonald's, goteo.org and Google Docs without using nonfree JavaScript.

How to improve security when using IoT or Smart Home devices

How to improve security when using IoT or Smart Home devices

With the advent of the Internet of Things (IoT) and Smart Home devices, our environments are becoming more connected however this comes with the compromise of security. So what is the best way to secure your network when using IoT or Smart Home devices?

Smart Adblock

Smart Adblock

SmartAdBlock is the only tool you need to browse a clean ad free internet, even on the most hostile websites. Browse putlocker 123movies solarmovie or any other streaming website without ads or popups. For an optimal experience use only one adblocker to avoid any interference.

How to painlessly remember your passwords – Data Driven Investor – Medium

How to painlessly remember your passwords – Data Driven Investor – Medium

Hence, that example satisfies all requirements for creating a secure password to have upper, lower case letters, special character and number and in the same time noticeably effortless to remember the phrase, today’s computer technology will require at least 550 years to crack that password!

No More Glass Safes: tnnl Brings Privacy to Digital Assets

No More Glass Safes: tnnl Brings Privacy to Digital Assets

PRAGUE, Oct. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- At Devcon4, Cryptographic Applications Research, LLC (Cryptario) today released a "dark" paper and protocol specification detailing tnnl, a privacy-layer for the Ethereum network.

#18 - Build our own internet with André Staltz by

#18 - Build our own internet with André Staltz by

#18 - Build our own internet with André Staltz by published on 2018-10-28T11:00:58Z This time however, we go a more non-technical route, and chat about how we can build our own internet, and how other people are already doing it.

How to set up untraceable websites (eepsites) on I2P

How to set up untraceable websites (eepsites) on I2P

An eepsite is a website that is hosted anonymously, a hidden service which is accessible through your web browser. If you use I2P webserver, you can check your destination by clicking “I2P webserver” in “I2P HIDDEN SERVICES”.

Quantum Computing – Is the World of a Security Internet Over?

Quantum Computing – Is the World of a Security Internet Over?

After decades and billions of dollars in research, designs are finally coming online that can solve tasks faster than classical computer designs.

Developing privacy-aware applications with Python and I2P

Developing privacy-aware applications with Python and I2P

For example, this is how you connect to "udhdrtrcetjm5sxzskjyr5ztpeszydbh4dpl3pl4utgqqw2v4jna.b32.i2p", send HTTP GET request and read the response (it is "i2p-projekt.i2p" web server): remote_host = "udhdrtrcetjm5sxzskjyr5ztpeszydbh4dpl3pl4utgqqw2v4jna.b32.i2p" reader , writer = await i2plib .

How to increase the value of your anonymized data? – Generate Vision – Medium

How to increase the value of your anonymized data? – Generate Vision – Medium

From figure 3 we can see that faces images processed by conventional anonymization methods not only produce bad segmentation boundaries, but also make the segmentation model to infer completely new object classes that were never present in the original image, like cats or bottles.

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