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The CompTIA Cyber Security Expert Bundle preps you for the three CompTIA exams CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP-003), CompTIA Cyber Security Analyst (CSA+) and CompTIA Pentest+. All three courses are designed for […]

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Mozilla's Firefox web browser will soon notify users when they visit websites that were breached recently. The new functionality extends the capabilities of Firefox Monitor, a new service by Mozilla that anyone […]

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If you run a Windows 10 PC with mapped network drives you may want to hit the brakes to make sure that the Windows 10 October 2018 Update is not deployed on […]

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text A look at NetSpot WiFi Analyzer for Android
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 05:48:15 +0000

Netspot WiFi Analyzer for Android is a new free networking application to survey wireless networks that are picked up by the Android device. The app is made by the same company that […]

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Microsoft released the October 2018 Update yesterday on the November 2018 Patch Tuesday; while the update was delayed quite a bit because of issues that were not detected in time before it […]

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Java is one of the most popular programming languages and if you are new and want to get in to Java programming or are already a programmer but want to dive deeper […]

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text Pale Moon 28.2.0 web browser is out
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 09:13:05 +0000

The Pale Moon team released version 28.2.0 of the web browser on November 13, 2018 to the public. The new version is a major release that includes fixes and improvements. Pale Moon […]

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text Microsoft: update quality is better than ever
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 06:53:19 +0000

The past six weeks have not been pleasant for Microsoft. The company released the October 2018 Update in early October and had to pull it -- Microsoft called it pause -- to […]

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Microsoft released security updates for all supported operating systems -- client and server -- and other company products on the November 2018 Patch Tuesday. Microsoft pulled the October 2018 Update for Windows […]

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text A look at HiJackThis Fork
Tue, 13 Nov 2018 12:48:59 +0000

Remember HiJackThis? The program was designed to scan a Windows PC thoroughly for any signs of malicious software, spyware, and other unwanted bits. Trend Micro acquired the software program in 2007 and […]

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text Results of Bitwarden security audit published
Tue, 13 Nov 2018 06:44:17 +0000

Bitwarden hired the German security company Cure 53 to audit the security of Bitwarden software and technologies used by the password management service. Bitwarden is a popular choice when it comes to […]

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Google's Chrome Developer Conference is in full swing and one of the things that came out of it yesterday was the official unveiling of Squoosh, an online service designed to showcase new […]

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Mozilla launched two new Test Pilot experiments for the Firefox web browser today. Price Wise is a price tracking extension that monitors products on select sites for price drops. Email Tab, the […]

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text Debian Project releases Debian 9.6
Mon, 12 Nov 2018 14:42:47 +0000

The Debian Project announced the release of Debian 9.6 on November 10, 2018; it is the sixth release of Debian 9 which was released in 2017. Debian, one of the oldest GNU/Linux […]

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Advertisement blockers address a growing number of issues related to online advertisement: from online tracking to sell higher paying ads over saving bandwidth and improving page load time, to blocking malware that […]

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text Cloudflare launches DNS app for Android and iOS
Mon, 12 Nov 2018 06:00:19 +0000

Cloudflare launched the DNS resolver 1.1.1.1 in April of 2018 promising better privacy and security compared to DNS services offered by Internet Service Providers and companies that offer third-party DNS resolvers. DNS […]

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text Add AV1 codec support to Windows 10
Sun, 11 Nov 2018 09:22:34 +0000

AOMedia Video 1 (AV1) is an up- and coming open video codec that is backed by a large number of tech companies including Mozilla, Google, Apple, Microsoft, Facebook, Netflix, or Nvidia. AV1 […]

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text Thunderbird 52 to 60 update rollout started
Sat, 10 Nov 2018 17:10:07 +0000

The development team behind the email client Thunderbird released Thunderbird 60 in August 2018. Updates from Thunderbird 52.x to 60.x were not activated back then; users had to install Thunderbird 60 manually […]

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text Latest F.Lux gets grayscale mode
Sat, 10 Nov 2018 08:40:04 +0000

The most recent version of the display manipulation software F.Lux introduces a new grayscale mode that users can enable in the application. F.Lux is a popular application for desktop and mobile operating […]

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Daram Renamer is a free open source program for Microsoft Windows devices to rename any number of files in one swift operation. The program requires the Microsoft .NET Framework 4.7.2 or higher, […]

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text Firefox 64: direct removal of extensions
Fri, 09 Nov 2018 11:02:45 +0000

Mozilla plans to roll out a number of changes in Firefox 64 that are extension related. The organization plans to roll out an update to about:addons that changes the design of the […]

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Microsoft confirmed on November 8, 2018 that the option to set custom file associations is broken for some users on Windows 10 version 1803. The issue, first reported on November 5, 2018 […]

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text A look at Fiddler Everywhere preview
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 19:48:06 +0000

Telerik, the company behind the free HTTP debugging application Fiddler, released a preview of Fiddler Everywhere today. Fiddler Everywhere is the next version of Fiddler that has been designed from the ground […]

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All VPN Providers seem to become more active during the Holiday season. After highlighting a Private Internet Access deal last week, it is time to highlight yet another deal of a highly […]

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Reports are coming in from all over the Internet that Windows 10 licenses get revoked on some systems currently and that activation is not available either at the time of writing. The […]

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text You can now buy Linux on Microsoft's Store
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 07:12:36 +0000

WLinux is the first commercial version of Linux, more precise the Windows Subssystem for Linux, on the Microsoft Store. It is advertised as a "fast Linux terminal environment for developers and pro-users […]

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Windows console windows like the command prompt window use a default size and layout by default on all Windows PCs. The command prompt window for example always opens up with a set […]

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Is it a good idea to integrate options to save Internet files directly to cloud storage providers? That's a question that Mozilla tried to answer in a recent Shield experiment that it […]

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Work on the next version of Windows 10 continues while Microsoft is still preparing Windows 10 version 1809 for a re-release after the botched initial release of the new feature update for […]

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Microsoft released a batch of non-security updates for Microsoft Office yesterday. The company selected the first Tuesday of the month to release non-security patches for Microsoft Office. The updates apply to .msi-based […]

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Microsoft published the security advisory ADV180028, Guidance for configuring BitLocker to enforce software encryption, yesterday. The advisory is a response to the research paper Self-encrypting deception: weaknesses in the encryption of solid state drives […]

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text How to download all Flickr Photos
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 17:51:08 +0000

SmugMug, the new owner of Flickr, announced plans recently to limit free accounts to 1000 photos or videos on the site instead of the previously used threshold of 1 Terabyte of storage […]

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The Complete C# Programming Bundle: Lifetime Access is a big eLearning bundle for programmers who know C# already and beginners. It covers a wide range of topics that include an introduction to […]

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Opera Software published a new version of the company's Opera web browser for Android today. The new version of the mobile browser includes an option to block cookie dialogues that websites display […]

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Google integrated protective features into the company's Chrome web browser last year to deal with abusive experiences on the Internet. The company defined abusive experiences as misleading and published a list of […]

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PlayStatic is a free program for Microsoft's Windows operating system to automate mouse and keyboard activity. Automation can be useful at times to complete repetitive tasks faster or without user action. Basic […]

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Windows 10 users have two options when it comes to user accounts on a system running the operating system: they can use a Microsoft Account or a local account. Both account types […]

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It appears that Microsoft retired the company's Hotfix service for its Windows operating system and Microsoft Easy Fix solutions. System administrators and users who attempt to download hotfixes from Microsoft's website are […]

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text Browser history sniffing is still a thing
Sun, 04 Nov 2018 05:55:57 +0000

A team of Stanford and UC San Diego researchers published the research paper Browser history re:visited recently in which four new, and working, browsing history sniffing attacks are revealed to the public. […]

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text Flickr limits free version to 1000 photos
Sat, 03 Nov 2018 07:43:09 +0000

Flickr announced plans to limit free accounts of the photo community severely in the coming months. The photo hosting service offered 1 Terabyte of photo storage to free users since 2013. Yahoo, […]

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