Hacking the Hacker by Roger A. Grimes introduces you to top ethical hackers and what they do in the cybersecurity world. Each chapter includes a different profile and an explanation of the technology used. We sat down with Roger A. Grimes, a computer guru who was hired to hack companies to test their cybersecurity, to talk about his...
A world-respected security expert, Steven Bellovin’s Thinking Security: Stopping Next Year’s Hackers tackles the problem of cyber security head-on. Many people believe they’re secure if they follow the same protocol from the year before, but with technology changing all the time, it’s not sufficient. Thinking Security helps you understand security systematically, so you can stay updated on rapidly...
Your internet connection might slow down after December 14th. On that day, the FCC will vote on Ajit Pai’s proposal to reverse Title II in the Communication Act.  Title II ensures that the government monitors all ISPs, so they cannot throttle your connection or charge you more money. If Ajit Pai’s plan passes, then internet providers will be able to block...
When looking for a VPN provider, it’s always important to know where their servers are located. Let’s say you want to watch a TV show from the UK, but the content is blocked because you don’t live there. If your VPN doesn’t have a server in the UK, you won’t be able to mask your...