Chances are you’ve heard of BitCoin. Even if you’ve never used it, the crypto-currency – which skyrocketed to be valued at over $14,000 in December – has grown in popularity. But who created BitCoin? How did he do it? And what were his motivations?  There’s little known about the virtual creator of BitCoin known as Satoshi Nakamoto. what is...
Back in 2014, Adam Shostack – a program manager and security developer for Microsoft – published a book on threat modeling. His book, which is available in Kindle and paperback, explains how to optimize network security for software developers, security managers, and security professionals.   We sat down with him to talk about his book...
The latest cyber-attack – patrolling under the name of Petya – made its debut nearly two days ago on June 27. Known to be a ransomware attack that encrypts stolen data until a fee is paid in BitCoin, Petya has infected thousands of targets across the Ukraine, Russia, India, and the U.S. The ransomware uses...
Malware Threats by Saiful Hassan is a new book (published June 2017) that takes you through various security threats – from social media to your bank account – and how you can protect yourself from them. We sat down with the author, Saiful Hassan, to see why he wrote this book and how it can help your...
This year’s FIFA World Cup came with many surprises, but the game that we all want to watch is finally here: the final match. After Croatia’s win against England on Wednesday, France will take on Croatia on Sunday, July 15 at 18:00 Moscow Time. Whether you’re rooting for Croatia to win it’s first ever World...
Everyone is talking about it, but does anyone actually understand how Bitcoin works? Two years ago, Dominic Frisby knew Bitcoin was going to be big, so set out to ensure the general public had a way to understand it. In his book, Bitcoin: The Future of Money? Frisby tells the story of how Bitcoin was...
Small and medium businesses generally do not think about cyber security, and if they do, they don’t think it will happen to them. According to a KPMG study that surveyed 1,000 small companies in the UK, 51% said that they do not believe a cyber breach will happen to them. Yet, 60% of the companies...
If you’re looking for a way to stream the FIFA Women’s World Cup, click here. It’s almost time for the most anticipated football event of the year – the FIFA World Cup. But unless you’re in Russia this summer, in order to get in on the action you’ll need to live-stream the matches. And while 80...
Are you tired of geoblocks that limit your access to Netflix, Hulu, and even YouTube in Germany? Or are you worried about ISP spying, anti-torrenting laws, data retention practices, and other threats to your privacy? Even in a country like Germany that’s highly rated for internet freedom, if you want secure, anonymous, and unrestricted web...
A VPN for gaming? Yeah, right — why would you use software that almost always slows you down and seems like the polar opposite of what a gamer truly needs? Well, since you’re here, you’ve probably faced one of several hurdles in the gaming world – such as geographical restrictions or foul play – that can be...