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How To Protect Yourself From FBI Webcam Spying

In a new report on FBI surveillance, it was confirmed that the FBI can, indeed, commandeer your webcam to spy on you, if it wants and has reason. People have been using Post-it notes for ....

Encrypt Your Web Browsing Session (with An SSH Socks Proxy)

Using a simple SSH command, you can encrypt all your web browsing traffic and redirect it through a trusted computer when you're on someone else's network. Today we'll set up a local proxy server that ....

Five Best VPN Service Providers

Top 5 VPN providers voted by LifeHacker's readers. Find out the best VPN services that don't keep logs, protect your anonymity, don't discriminate against traffic or protocol types, offer exit servers to help you get ....

The Best iPad VPN To Unblock Streaming Online Videos

An iPad VPN is specially useful on sites that are region-restricted or geographically IP-blocked (like TV shows and movies in one region or country not being available for viewing or download in other countries). HidePad ....

256-bit AES Encryption for SSL and TLS: Maximal Security

This article discusses the Advanced Encryption Standard (AES), its role in SSL, which web browsers and email programs support it, how you can make sure that you only use 256-bit AES encryption of all secure ....

How Does Secure Socket Layer (SSL or TLS) Work?

The Secure Socket Layer, SSL for short, is a protocol by which many services that communicate over the Internet can do so in a secure fashion. Before we discuss how SSL works and what kinds ....

What is 256 Bit TLS/SSL Encryption?

Transport Layer Security (TLS) and its predecessor Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), are cryptographic protocols that allow client-server applications to communicate across a network in a way designed to prevent eavesdropping and tampering.

How To Build Multiple Layers Of Security For Your Small Business

Employees who need to access company resources from unsecured locations such as public Wi-Fi hotspots are a particularly vulnerable group. Such workers will be well served by a virtual private network (VPN) connection in order ....

SSL Web Proxy Circumvents Website Blockers and Sidesteps Government Surveillance

idcloak Technologies is announcing the release of its SSL web proxy, giving users access to blocked websites such as Facebook and YouTube. Users also avoid the risk of having their unblocking activity observed by filters ....

5 Ways to Be More Anonymous Online

Using a VPN or Web Proxy offers the closest to real anonymity online. To mask your IP address, you can either use a web proxy service or a VPN service. However, a VPN service offers ....

Updated Mar 28, 2020