Did you ever wanted to hide Skype IP? Well, Microsoft, the giant behind Skype has heard you!
Microsoft has propelled another Skype update – its video calling service – which will shroud all clients’ IP addresses as a matter of course. The innovation Goliath had discharged comparative upgrades before, wherein clients could physically conceal their IP address from being seen by different clients. Continue reading “want to hide Skype IP? Just update it”
The case of Keith, among the others charged with the DDoS attack against PayPal back in 2010, highlights the oxymoron of justice nowadays. Keith was the person who tried to help out protesters to express their opinion safely, during the Arab Spring. Continue reading “PayPal 14 and the Consequences of Standing up and Fighting with DDoS”
A botnet is a number of Internet-connected workstations that communicate with each other, with the purpose to complete repetitive tasks and objectives. Botnets are mostly used for implementing DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attacks against targeted websites or organizations. Continue reading “Computers being part of botnets”
The Internet of Things is the connection of various devices that leads to their interaction, without any physical presence and action taking place. According to a report from Gartner, over 25 billion devices will have been connected to the IoT and this is definitely an astonishing number to contemplate. Nobody can argue that the Internet of Things has been growing exponentially, with the world coming to realize just how great the potential can be for such conveniences occurring to modern societies. Continue reading “The Internet of Things and Predictions for the Future in Security”
As reported by torrentfreak, new research from Florian Adamsky of City University London has demonstrated illegal downloads of movies and software is not the limit to the criminal capabilities of the popular torrent software. His research shows BitTorrent can also be used for cybercrime. Continue reading “BitTorrent software exploit leads to cyber warfare”
If you own a business, you must have comprehended by now the need for an online presence, as it gives many advantages to your business like the ability to be always available to your clients and the chance for people at remote locations to get familiar with your business. Continue reading “How to protect your website from hackers”
It is important for an organization, a business or even an individual to have a plan ready for the unfortunate event of being targeted by a DDoS attack. These types of attacks have become quite common and continue on increasing and so the organizations need to constantly review their plans on responding to such attacks. Continue reading “How to respond to a DDoS attack”