Category Archives: Safety rules

10 Ways a Computer Virus is Like the Flu

I was noticing, a while back, that my computer and I have some things in common. In particular, we are seriously similar in how we act when we get sick. Here are 10 ways that a computer virus is like

NSA Presents “Best Practices for Keeping Your Home Network Secure”

‘Best Practices for Keeping Your Home Network Secure’ is a new document published by the National Security Agency, this document comes to help and provide simple users a path for keeping their system secure and protected. Home users are faced

WikiLeaks: An experiment in failures?

By Rick Lawhorn CISSP, CISA, CHP, CHSS After the recent announcements concerning WikiLeaks, I began to question the whistleblower website on its motives and the perceived value of disclosure. In fits of brief clarity I find myself, like many others,

Client-Side Vulnerabilities Extra Protection

Today using online resources with a vulnerable system can make you exposed for new malwares and attacks, windows or any other operating system provides the daily automatic update for the OS component but not to all browser plugins and programs.

Keep Your Unix-Based System Safe This Summer (Part2)

System monitoring is the most important method for detecting all kinds of Trojans, viruses and any malicious activities on the system. Maintaining control over file integrity can be acheived by installing a tripewire which has the ability to detect changes

Keep Your Unix-Based System Safe This Summer (Part1)

Protecting your systems against all manner of intrusions will provide more safety for your virtual life, by using complex passwords and a regular file check against changes, plus restricting anything and everything will keep these threats away. Computersremain the easiest

Golden rules of safe internet shopping

A very interesting article that Andy Dalrymple, managing consultant information risk management at Global Secure Systems (GSS) posted, this article provides a twelve golden rules to safely shopping online. you can find the Tips Here.