Panopticlick Tests Web Browser’s Tracking Protection

Panopticlick is a web app designed by EFF (Electronic Frontier Foundation) to test the tracking protection of your web browser. It tests multiple levels of tracking protections for your web browser, for example, whether your web browser is protecting against tracking ads, against invisible trackers, against usually whitelisted trackers, third-party trackers etc. Furthermore, it also Read More …

Trend Micro Ransom Buster : Full Protection from Ransomware Attacks

Trend Micro Ransom Buster is a new security tool that provides Windows users full protection against ransomware attacks. It monitors your protected folders for inadvertent changes made by possibly malicious software and quickly reverses them after blocking the malicious processes. It is not a full features antivirus solution but it just adds an extra layer Read More …

Strong Passwords Need Entropy (SPNE) : Tests How Strong Your Passwords Are

Many of us remember reading about the term “entropy” from the school physics book or the thermodynamics book in the university. But entropy is also a concept in cryptography – the part of information technology that deals in encryption and decryption of data. If you want to know about various ciphers and hashing algorithms then Read More …

Microsoft Windows Defender Available As Chrome Browser Extension

Microsoft’s own home-grown antivirus security solution Windows Defender is slowly becoming more and more powerful. It started out as a simple security solution that could work alongside one of the mainstream antivirus solutions. But in the newer Windows 10 versions it has evolved into a full fledged antivirus solution that can replace any other security Read More …

Was Your Facebook Info Shared with Cambridge Analytica? How to Check

Recently Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, was questioned by many senators in the US about the sharing of the personal information of Facebook users with a third-party data analytics and research company called Cambridge Analytica. It is rumored that they wanted to use information during the US presidential elections of the year 2016. Mark Zuckerberg Read More …