CM Security is One Stop Security Solution for Android

CM Security for Android

Cheetah Mobiles is a mobile apps company that is more popular for their Clean Master app for Android than anything else. But they also offer a fantastic security app that provides all the desired features in one bundle – malware protection, app locker, call blocking, phone locater, memory booster, junk cleaner and more. All these features make the CM Security for Android an essential to have app for all the Android users. Even if you have some other security software installed, Continue reading

Clean Master Brings Junk Cleaning Power to the PC

Clean Master for PC

Clean Master is the number one app for Android smartphones when it comes to cleaning the junk files, optimizing the device performance and making it faster. To the delight of the Windows users, now the developers of this fabulous app have brought the same cleaning power to the Windows PC. This has created a serious challenge to the CCleaner software that has stayed popular among the Windows PC users for years. The Clean Master for PC is fast, comes with all the usual bells Continue reading

How to Disable SSL 3.0 in Microsoft Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer Logo

The recent discovery of the “Poodle” vulnerability in the decades old implementation of the SSL 3.0 cryptographic protocol has taken the security researchers by surprise. The SSL (secure sockets layer) protocol is used for transferring the data between your web browser and the web servers securely over an encrypted connection. Usually such encrypted connections are used for sensitive information like login passwords, online banking, funds transfer etc. Due to the “Poodle” vulnerability in the SSL 3.0, if you use SSL 3.0 for encryption Continue reading

Sanitize Free Space in Android Smartphone with Secure Wipe

Secure Wipe for Android

Even if you have deleted the files on your Android smartphone, they can be easily recovered by attaching the phone to a Windows computer and running a tool like Recuva. One of the ways to prevent the file recovery is to securely erase the files using an app like Remo File Eraser that overwrites the files with random data before deleting them. But what about the files that you have already deleted? In order to securely overwrite the already deleted files from Continue reading

Use Google Authenticator App for Signing in to Google Accounts

Google Authenticator

Google is serious about the security of your Google accounts be it Gmail, Youtube, Google Plus or dozens of other services offered by the Internet giant. They have been offering and recommending the two-step verification for signing in to your Google accounts which requires both the traditional username and password as well as a code sent to your registered mobile phone. Recently that have also added the use of U2F security keys which must be plugged into your computer for the Continue reading

How to Modify Headers in Mozilla Firefox

Modify Headers for Firefox

When you visit a website, your web browser sends some information about your web browser and operating system in order for the web server to send the relevant information. For example, if you visit a website using your mobile device (like your smart phone), then it will tell the web server about your using a mobile web browser and then the web server will send the mobile version of the website automatically. Similarly, on a Windows PC, you would see the Continue reading

Cr!ptAES : Free Portable Encryption Tool for Windows

Cr!ptAES Encryption Tool

If you have secret documents that are meant only for your eyes, then you should better encrypt them using a good encryption cipher like AES. You can use many of the encryption tools we have mentioned on before like AXCrypt for this, but all these tools need to be installed on your Windows PC. If you want a portable and effective tool, then you can use the free Cr!ptAES program. It works on Windows and offers many strong encryption ciphers Continue reading

WiFi Inspector for Android : See Who is Connected to Your WiFi Network

WiFi Inspector for Android

Usually when you have to find out who else is using your WiFi network, then you have to login to the web interface of your WiFi router by entering the gateway IP address (like or in the web browser address bar and supplying the login credentials. In the web interface, you can check the users under WiFi statistics or similar sections. But not everyone wants to go through the web interface of the WiFi router, neither do they have access Continue reading

How to Generate App Passwords for Microsoft Account

Microsoft App Passwords

After you have enabled the two-step verification for your Microsoft account (,,,, etc.), the apps that use the standard username and password fail to work as they do not support the new two-step verification system. Some of these apps include Mozilla Thunderbird, Outlook app in Android, Xbox 360 etc. Fortunately, Microsoft allows you to generate app passwords for your Microsoft account that can be used in place of passwords in various apps. For each of the Continue reading

Boost Security with Microsoft Account App

Microsoft Account App

Outlook ( is flagship free email service from Microsoft. You can use it in the web-mail format or use it through an email client on your PC or smartphone. In order to prevent a hacker from breaking into your account, you can set up the two-step verification security in your Microsoft account. But if you want to go one step further in boosting your account security, then you can make use of the Microsoft Account app. This app is used to identify Continue reading