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5 best free VPN extensions for Chrome browser

If you want to access blocked sites or regionally restricted content or just want to be anonymous on the internet, check out these free VPN extensions for Chrome browser. These VPN extensions are reliable, fast, and easy to use and […]

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NoBot will detect BOTs, RATs, Keyloggers, Miners and other Malware

Malware can enter your computer for many reasons. It could be outdated antivirus software, download from an untrusted source and many more. NoBot is a portable freeware for Windows computers that will detect BOTs, RATs, Keyloggers, Miners and other Malware. If […]

Strict Site Isolation

How to enable Strict Site Isolation in Chrome browser

Google Chrome browser includes a security feature called Strict Site Isolation which hardens the security of Chrome browsers and can provide protection against some vulnerabilities. The feature is not enabled by default in Chrome 63 but will be enabled in […]

What are Spectre and Meltdown CPU vulnerabilities and are you affected?

In this digital age of technology, technology helps us in getting connected to one another and be more productive. But have you ever wondered how secure they are? Well, new Vulnerabilities named Spectre and Meltdown, which exploit critical vulnerabilities in modern processors have […]

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The Billion Dollar Computer Malware Industry

As scores of people and corporations are lining up their devices on their individual network, the volume of personal and confidential information shared on it has grown to an all-time high. In the pursuit of this information, attackers have taken […]

Cryptojacking

Cryptojacking the new browser mining threat you need to know about

Cryptojacking or malicious cryptomining is a new trick used to mine Cryptocurrencies on a user’s computer using their CPU resources in the background without their knowledge. Typically, the cybercriminal loads a script into the victim’s web browser which contains a […]

Attack Surface Reduction feature in Windows Defender

Attack Surface Reduction is a feature of Windows Defender Exploit Guard that prevent actions that are used by exploit-seeking malware to infect computers. Windows Defender Exploit Guard is a new set of invasion prevention capabilities that Microsoft introduced as a […]

How Windows Defender System Guard works on Windows 10

Windows 10 has made system attacks difficult with the platform integrity becoming more difficult to compromise. The Windows Defender System Guard comes with the Fall Creators Update for Windows 10. The Update reorganized the system integrity features such that it […]

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Hardware and Firmware Standards for a Secure Windows 10 Device

With regular security updates and enhancements, Microsoft has been extremely proactive trying to keep its devices and the Windows 10 operating system (OS) safe from any sort of threats. Following the same approach, the company has released a set of new instructions […]

Check if your Intel computer is exposed to Vulnerabilities

After findings revealed Intel chips were susceptible to vulnerabilities following a test conducted by researchers, Intel acknowledged the flaw and issued a security advisory. Severity rating that was accorded to the vulnerability was ‘IMPORTANT’. As such, it was essential to […]

Windows Defender Exploit Guard

How to configure Windows Defender Exploit Guard (WDEG) in Windows 10

Windows Defender Exploit Guard runs all the security benefits necessary to keep intrusion threats at bay. A characteristic feature of this tool is ‘Exploit Protection’. It automatically applies to many exploit mitigation techniques. This capability can be tested inside the […]

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Windows Defender Network Protection feature in Windows 10

Unlike other cosmetic changes introduced in Windows 10 v1709, Firewall & Network Protection has been the focus of attention. Network Protection, as you are aware helps reduce the attack surface of your devices from Internet-based events. It prevents employees from […]