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How to reset NTFS file permissions in Windows using Graphical Utility

How to reset NTFS file permissions in Windows 10/8/7

In Windows OS, the files are maintained at different authorization levels and you need proper permissions before you can make changes to a file. You can’t just simply go and edit a file that is owned by some other user. […]


Infographic: IoT Security challenges and threats

Connecting a smart device digitally to a network infrastructure forms an environment commonly referred as Internet of Things. It has many benefits. For instance, we can do some great things we never imagined earlier. However, there’s a rider attached to it […]


Data Loss Prevention Policies (DLP) in Office 365

Organizations need to protect all its sensitive information and have to prevent its unintentional or careless disclosure. The sensitive information can be financial data, credit card numbers, social security numbers, health records or any particular data. The organization wants to […]

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How to blacklist or whitelist a program in Windows 10

In today’s harsh security landscape, the best way to stay safe and protected is by carrying out the of application whitelisting on your Windows computer. When you do this, only software that you have whitelisted will be allowed to run […]


Check for dangerous or unsigned Certificates using SigCheck

Some of you may remember SuperFish or eDellRoot. They were unsafe Root Certificates that were installed on users computers without their knowledge. While most anti-malware tools are adept at identifying and removing rogue Certificates, there are some tools like RCC Root […]


Anti-Hacker software makes your Windows computer hack proof

Are you a security freak? If yes then this tool is going to interest you a lot. Anti-Hacker is a free software designed to prevent possible hacking attacks on Windows and close all vulnerabilities. You can make your computer hack proof […]


Color coded Email Safety Tips for Office 365 users

Just sending unsafe emails to the Junk mail folder is not enough. The Office 365 team is adding an extra layer of protection for the email users. The malware attacks and spam, are so well done today that they look real […]

Why are websites hacked

Why are websites hacked? How to prevent hacking?

Why are websites hacked? It’s not true that only top websites are hacked. Smaller websites and blogs are more vulnerable. This post takes a look at why websites are hacked, what to do if you blog is under Cyber Attack […]

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Windows Spy Keylogger helps monitor activities on your PC

Using Keyloggers to record and monitor the keys pressed on keyboard is not something new. There are many good free keylogger software available out there and Windows Spy Keylogger is a recent entrant. Windows Spy Keylogger which helps you monitor […]

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Verify your identity on this PC – Windows 10

It is important from a security point of view that you verify your identity on your Windows 10 PC. Verifying your identity helps you protect your data. If when accessing sensitive information from this device, if Microsoft suspects fraudulent activity, […]

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How to secure Dropbox Account in a few steps

Dropbox is one of the many cloud services that let you store your data online. Almost all free online storage provides – including Amazon, Google, OneDrive and Dropbox – seem to focus more on your photos and encourage you to […]

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Facebook Security Checkup lets you secure your account

Facebook contains too much data about you and yours. Users share information related to their biography, occupation, date of birth, phone numbers, etc in their profiles. This info, if hacked and passed into wrong hands, can lead to identity theft. […]