Why Are There So Many Data Breaches?

Why Are There So Many Data Breaches?

Object Stores have many uses such as:Providing a location for the upload or download of dataStore process inputs, outputs, temporary and data filesStoring, transcoding and playing audiovisual mediaStoring data backupsStoring website contentHosting static websitesTwo of the largest cloud Object Store services are Azure Storage and AWS S3.What security options are available.

New Features Coming to Signal Groups

New Features Coming to Signal Groups

Today we’re releasing a new version of Signal groups that gives you a richer private group experience with group admins, granular permissions, @mentions and more.Your existing Signal groups will get these new group features in a future update.

How to Block Ads on your Smart TV (Samsung, LG, Roku and Sony)

How to Block Ads on your Smart TV (Samsung, LG, Roku and Sony)

Here are the 2 ways to block ads on your Samsung, LG, Sony and Roku Smart TVs: Filtering specific Ad URLs to your Home Internet RouterInstalling BlockADA app for Android (Works on Android TVs only) Now we will discuss each method in detail and explain all the steps required to effectively block all the annoying ads: METHOD-1: Blocking Ads with your Home Internet Router.

Windows will improve user privacy with DNS over HTTPS

Windows will improve user privacy with DNS over HTTPS

There are now several public DNS servers that support DoH, and if a Windows user or device admin configures one of them today, Windows will just use classic DNS (without encryption) to that server.

Configuring DNS-Over-HTTPS on Pi-hole

Configuring DNS-Over-HTTPS on Pi-hole

This means that the connection from the device to the DNS server is secure and can not easily be snooped, monitored, tampered with or blocked.In the following sections we will be covering how to install and configure this tool on.

Tails report for January, 2019

Tails report for January, 2019

The month started with this questions: But after the release of Tails 3.12, the hottest topics were: Our infrastructure was targeted by a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack that caused a couple of temporary outages.

Windows 10 and HIPAA Compliance

Windows 10 and HIPAA Compliance

But during testing and planning deployment, Cortana and the mobile-OS-like features of sending data to third-parties begs the question, “Does Windows 10 violate HIPAA Privacy?” The short answer is that the default configuration of Windows 10 may violate HIPAA.

How to Encrypt Your DNS With DNSCrypt on Ubuntu and Debian

How to Encrypt Your DNS With DNSCrypt on Ubuntu and Debian

$ sudo apt install dnscrypt-proxy Configure Your DNS Server There really isn't much that needs to be done in the way of configuration to get DNSCrypt working.

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.

How to Use a VPN to Improve Security on Your MacOS Device

How to Use a VPN to Improve Security on Your MacOS Device

If your VPN provider doesn’t have a custom app for Mac and you want to use OpenVPN, you’ll need to use the Tunnelblick app. Download and install the Tunnelblick app for Mac. Get the configuration package from your VPN provider and unzip it.

How to Use a VPN to Improve Security on Linux

How to Use a VPN to Improve Security on Linux

If you’re using Linux because of its security offerings, it makes sense to install a VPN on it to help keep it safe from hackers and snoopers. Click on the Plus sign and add a network connection.

How to Use a VPN to Improve Security on Your iOS Device

How to Use a VPN to Improve Security on Your iOS Device

If your VPN provider doesn’t have a custom app, iOS will let you configure the VPN using its inbuilt settings. Now that you’ve installed a VPN on your device, make sure you connect to it whenever you go online to improve your security.

Do you care about your privacy? Maybe it is time to set up your own Dropbox.

Do you care about your privacy? Maybe it is time to set up your own Dropbox.

Personally I am a very huge user of Evernote for note taking available on a lot of my device and of Dropbox to have my files available anywhere and on all my devices.

How to See What Your Router is Exposing to the Internet

How to See What Your Router is Exposing to the Internet

If you don’t get any results, your router likely didn’t show any ports to be open during their most recent scan. But what if the most recent Shodan scan was a while ago and you made a router configuration today that you want audited?