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The Ultimate Online Privacy Guide

The Ultimate Online Privacy Guide

  Introduction Edward Snowden's NSA spying revelations highlighted just how much we have sacrificed to the gods of technology and convenience something we used to take for granted, and once considered a basic human right – our privacy. It is just not just the NSA....

What is SSL Encryption?

What is SSL Encryption?

In this article, we take a look at what SSL certificates are and some of the benefits that come with them. What is an SSL Certificate? Simply put, an SSL Certificate allows for data to be transferred between the user and the server in an encrypted manner. This means...

Russian Gang Amasses Over a Billion Internet Passwords – NYTimes.com

Russian Gang Amasses Over a Billion Internet Passwords – NYTimes.com

The New York Times reported this morning that a Russian gang has managed to steal 1.2 billion usernames and passwords, and over 500 million email addresses, from vulnerable websites. The records, discovered by Hold Security, a firm in Milwaukee, include confidential...

100 SA sites hacked by Moroccan Ghosts

Some 100 South African websites have been hacked, allegedly in retaliation to the country’s support for the Algerian-funded Polisario Front. The organisation is a Sahrawi rebel national liberation movement working for the independence of Western Sahara from Morocco....

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