Posts under Security category

Tips for using Java securely on Windows 10

Java is a popular computing platform, but lately, Java is blamed for its security vulnerabilities. It is recommended by many to disable or completely uninstall Java. However, there are  applications and web pages that require users to run the Java […]

Windows Defender is turned off by Group Policy

Windows Defender is the default anti-virus on Windows 10. It’s good enough for most major cases. Therefore, you won’t need a third-party option unless for extreme cases which are quite rare. Not to mention, Windows Defender is not a resource […]

Windows 10 security features and capabilities

Infographic: Windows 10 security features and capabilities

Windows has evolved with time, and Windows 10 is one of the most secure systems right now, especially for Enterprise. It’s ranked highest when it comes to security capabilities highest amongst features. That said, the system needs, or rather an […]

Update and Clear TPM security processor firmware

How to Update and Clear TPM security processor firmware

If you have a TPM  enabled laptop or PC, and you are receiving a message in Windows Defender Security Center telling you that you need to update your security processor or TPM firmware, then you should update it on priority. […]

What is a DNS leak and how to Stop DNS leak

Confidentiality and integrity of a data is the major concern in cyberspace.With the increase in the number of cyber attacks, it is important to regulate and test data processing system to verify security measures for a secure web browsing. The […]

360 Ransomware Decryption Tool for Windows systems

The instances of Ransomware has been increasing exponentially. Cybercriminals are simply rushing to the dark web and are making use of Ransomware as a service offering. In this offering the cybercriminal doesn’t isn’t necessarily a hacker or a coder, the […]

Windows Defender Protection for Chrome

Windows Defender Browser Protection extension for Google Chrome

Microsoft has released a new extension for Google Chrome browser. They have named it Windows Defender Browser Protection. With this extension, Microsoft aims to bring the Microsoft SmartScreen filter to Google Chrome as well. This means that the same grade […]

CloudFlare DNS service 1.1.1.1

How to setup and use CloudFlare’s new DNS service 1.1.1.1

Cloudflare is a Global Network Service provider. Recently, they announced their own DNS service that will be directly competing with Google’s OpenDNS Service. This service from Cloudflare will be far focused on privacy and security of the users as well […]

Malware Analysis Tool

Any.Run is an Interactive Online Malware Analysis Tool

Any.Run is a malware analysis tool or scanner that allows the users to play with malware and viruses in a secure environment. This interactive tool allows both dynamic and static research on Windows; it analyses the events which are happening […]

What does Catfish mean in online dating context?

Online dating is one of the most popular uses of the internet. Millions and millions of people all around the world use the internet make new friends and find their dating partners. While online dating is a great way to […]